Erica Sirotich has written and illustrated four books for children and illustrated several others. Her board book Mail Duck received a starred Kirkus review (“delivers delight, and toddlers will clamor for more”), and appeared on several Best Books lists (Parents magazine, Amazon, and The Children’s Book Review). Sirotich has received illustration awards from Highlights magazine and Communication Arts. She loves animals, coffee, books, and adding to her collections of rocks, stamps, and Japanese kokeshi. She lives in Buffalo, New York, with her husband and daughter.