Contributor biographical information for The children who smelled a rat / Allan Ahlberg ; illustrated by Katharine McEwen.

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Allan Ahlberg is one of the most acclaimed and successful authors of children's books. His books include HALF A PIG, illustrated by his daughter, Jessica Ahlberg; THE SNAIL HOUSE and TREASURE HUNT, both illustrated by Gillian Tyler; and the first three books about the Gaskitts: THE MAN WHO WORE ALL HIS CLOTHES, THE WOMAN WHO WON THINGS, and THE CAT WHO GOT CARRIED AWAY. He lives in Bath, England.

Katherine McEwen says, "It's a real pleasure to have illustrated another book by Allan, as I grew up with his picture books." She is the illustrator of COWS IN THE KITCHEN by June Crebbin and the Brand New Readers HEY, TABBY CAT! and HERE COMES TABBY CAT by Phyllis Root, in addition to the previous books about the Gaskitts. Katharine McEwen lives in London.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pets -- Fiction.
Teachers -- Fiction.
Triplets -- Fiction.
Humorous stories.