Julie Chen grew up in New York and later attended the University of Southern California. She has worked as a broadcast journalist, news anchor, and is currently the host of Big Brother on the CBS Television Network. She lives in California with her family.
Diane Goode is the illustrator of dozens of beloved and critically acclaimed picture books, including When I Was Young in the Mountains, written by Cynthia Rylant, a Caldecott Honor Book. She has also illustrated My Mom Is Trying to Ruin My Life by Kate Feiffer and Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts, a New York Times bestseller. She lives with her family in New Jersey. Please visit her at dianegoode.com.