Biography for Women Explorers : Perils, Pistols, and Petticoats

Penguin Putnam
Julie Cummins was the coordinator of children's services for the New York Public Library for several years. Her previous book with Cheryl Harness,Women Daredevils, recieved two starred reviews. She lives in Canandaigua, New York.

Cheryl Harness ( has written and/or illustrated more than forty books for children. She lives in Independence, Missouri.