About the Author
Tamara Barker loves writing children’s picture and board books that will make you laugh, smile and want to dance. Tamara resides in Chicago, Illinois with her husband, two daughters and dog, Tyson.
is an award‑winning author and illustrator whose children’s books include 100 Pablo Picassos
, My Foodie ABC
, Artists and Their Pets
, and the Local Baby series, which includes New York Baby
and Beach Babies
. Violet worked as a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Georgia. Her illustrations have been published by Penguin, Holt, HarperCollins, McGraw-Hill, Scholastic, and Highlights
magazine. Violet currently lives in Auckland, New Zealand.