RON ROY has been writing books for children since 1974. He is the author of dozens of books, including the popular A to Z Mysterie, Capital Mysteries, and Calendar Mysteries. When not working on a new book in his Connecticut home, Ron likes to teach tricks to his dog Pal, play poker with friends, travel, and read thrilling mystery books. Visit him online at RonRoy.com
JOHN STEVEN GURNEY has illustrated many books for children, including the entire A to Z Mysteries series and Scholastic's popular Bailey School Kids series. He lives in Brattleboro, Vermont. From the Trade Paperback edition.