Josh Vijoy, this book's author and illustrator, is just 7 years old. Indian by birth, Josh is now living in the UAE, where he goes to Merryland International School. Though this is his first book published and in print, he has written several other short stories and poems. Josh likes to read, write, draw and colour. He says he gets his enthusiasm and encouragement from his teachers, parents and grandparents. He loves his school and says "it is the best school ever." He likes to watch cartoons and play on his XBox and plans to write more in future.