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John Farndon

John Farndon is the author of many popular reference books for adults and children on a wide range of topics, including the best-selling Dorling Kindersley Pocket Encyclopaedia and the Collins Children’s Encyclopaedia. He has been short-listed three times for the Aventis Science Book junior prize. John resides in London, UK.

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Jon Richards

Jon Richards is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of his published credits include Light & Sight (Science Factory), Chemicals & Reactions (Science Factory), Air & Flight (Science Factory), and Water & Boats (Science Factory).

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Ruth Strother

Ruth Strother is an award-winning writer and editor whose work has touched children around the globe. From running editorial departments at publishing houses to freelance writing and editing, Ruth has immersed herself in the creation of books for both children and adults. Her latest written works for children include W is for Woof: A Dog Alphabet and the NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children B is for Blue Planet: an Earth Science Alphabet. Ruth lives in Southern California with her husband, daughter, and two dogs.

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