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Helen V. Griffith is the author of many award-winning books for children, including the Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book Georgia Music, illustrated by James Stevenson, and the ALA Notable Books Grandaddy and Janetta, Grandaddy’s Place, and Grandaddy’s Stars (all illustrated by James Stevenson). Helen Griffith lives in Wilmington, Delaware.
Sonja Lamut has illustrated several books for children, including Alex the Cat and How Many Candles?, both by Helen V. Griffith, And the Cow Said Moo! by Mildred Phillips, and This Little Piggy by Nicholas Heller. The artist lives in New York City.