BRIGITTE WENINGER taught kindergarten for twenty years but now devotes all her time to writing. She has published more than thirty books, including the internationally successful Davy series. EVE THARLET was born in France but spent most of her childhood in Germany. She studied art in Strasbourg, France. Among her many books are "How Will We Get to the Beach"? By Brigitte Luciani and "Hugs and Kisses "by Christophe Loupy.