Biography for I'm Your Bus

Marilyn Singer is the author of over 80 books for children in many genres, including poetry collections, nonfiction, mysteries, and novels. She has won several Children's Choice and Parents' Choice Awards, as well as a Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award Honor Book prize for Creature Carnival. Her picture book CITY LULLABYE was recently cited by Time magazine as one of the Top Ten Children's Books for 2007. She lives in Washington, Connecticut, and Brooklyn, New York, where there are many school buses in her neighborhood.

Evan Polenghi is the designer/illustrator for The Learning Maestros, a children's music publishing company. Evan has also created designs for Gap Kids and Baby Gap. His illustrations have appeared in the Chicken Socks book EYE FIND, and have been part of many popular advertising campaigns, including print media for Toshiba and American Express. He lives in New York City.