Leslie Lanou Bigoness, originally from scenic Vermont, always appreciated children’s books and as a young writer, won awards. She graduated from the University of Vermont and taught art and reading before becoming director of a center for special-needs children. She joined her professor husband and two children as they made their homes in inspiring places around the world. A member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, she lives on Cape Cod with her husband and a cat, Bay Blue Sailor.
Lindsay Meade Bigoness is inspired by her love of the coast and travels by
the sea. Lindsay is currently a Senior Assistant Dean at Princeton University. She worked at the Office of Admission at Harvard College and at Harvard’s Du Bois Institute. She holds her B.A in English literature from Wellesley College, studied at Cambridge University, and holds her Ed.M. from Harvard University. She is a member of the College Board and volunteers with college access organizations. Lindsay enjoys spending time with her family on Cape Cod and photography, film, reading, and traveling.