About the Author
Amy Sparkes is a full time writer. She is originally from Eastbourne, East Sussex, but now lives in Devon with her husband, three children and cat. She is also the author of 'Hodge the Hedgehog' (published by Meadowside) and is now working on a whole series of 'Gruff Guides' for young explorers! Benji is a full time artist and illustrator, working in children's illustration, the media and animation. He is the illustrator of 'Hodge the Hedgehog' (published by Meadowside) as well as other picture books. His animation commissions include work for Waterstones and Sainsbury's. He is currently working on the next Gruff Guide - Gruff's Guide to the Secret Sea!