G. Brian Karas
is a prolific and versatile author-illustrator of many children’s books including Atlantic, an ALA Notable book, Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor title Home on the Bayou, and Are You Going To Be Good? by Cari Best, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book. He has also illustrated many popular titles by other authors including Saving Sweetness by Diane Stanley, The High Rise Private Eyes early reader series by Cynthia Rylant, and Muncha! Muncha! Muncha! by Candace Fleming. He lives with his two sons in New York’s Hudson Valley.