F. ISABEL CAMPOY is the author of numerous children’s books in the areas of poetry, theatre, stories, biographies, and art. Her many accolades include ALA Notables, the San Francisco Library Award, the Reading the World Award from the University of San Francisco, the NABE Ramón Santiago Award, the International Latino Children’s Book Award, and nine Junior Library Guild selections.
Regina H. Boone is a photojournalist for the Richmond Free Press, a weekly newspaper founded by her late father and owned by her family. Previously, she was a staff photographer for the Detroit Free Press, where she covered a wide range of local, regional and national stories including the Flint water crisis, Rosa Parks’ funeral, and President Barack Obama’s initial journey to the White House. Additionally, she collaborated on special projects including the Emmy Award winning “Boys of Christ Child House,” a three-year look inside the Detroit residential treatment center for abused and neglected children.