By Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond The #1 New York Times Bestselling team

Author & Illustrator

Laura Numeroff

Laura Numeroff is the New York Times bestselling author of many books for young readers in addition to the If You Give . . . series, including The Chicken Sisters and Laura Numeroff’s 10-Step Guide to Living with Your Monster. She lives in Los Angeles, California, and is involved with several children’s charities, including FirstBook.

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Felicia Bond

Felicia Bond is the illustrator of numerous books for children. In addition to the New York Times bestselling If You Give . . . series, she has also illustrated Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown and Little Porcupine’s Christmas by Joseph Slate. She is the author and illustrator of the Poinsettia books, The Day It Rained Hearts, The Halloween Play, and Tumble Bumble. She lives in Santa Fe.