Anika Denise is the celebrated author of four picture books, including Monster Trucks, Baking Day at Grandma’s and Bella and Stella Come Home. A former one-girl sencación, these days, she enjoys sharing the spotlight with her husband, Christopher, and three daughters. Anika and her family live in Rhode Island. You can visit her online at anikadenise.com.Lorena Alvarez Gómez is a freelance illustrator from Bogotá, Colombia. She has created illustrations for children’s books, independent publications, and magazines. Her work reflects her interest in color language and diverse techniques and concepts.