Peter R. "Pete" Cavalier spent forty years in the banking industry before he retired in 2016. A graduate of Washington & Lee University, he earned his M.B.A. from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He is the author of two novels, "Bank Street" and its sequel, "Flanagan's Flight". He lives with his wife, Marjorie, in Red Bank, New Jersey. This is his first children's book.
Maggie Jelley, the illustrator, is a graduate of Red Bank Regional Fine Arts Academy in Little Silver, NJ. A resident of Belmar, NJ, she is a sophomore at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY, studying in fine arts. This is her first book of published illustrations.