Susan Stevens Crummel has collaborated with Janet Stevens, her sister, on several picture books, including the "The Little Red Pen," Texas Bluebonnet winners "Cook-a-Doodle-Doo!" and "Help Me, Mr. Mutt!," as well as one of Child Magazine's best books of the year "And The Dish Ran Away with the Spoon." A former teacher, she now writes children's books and makes author appearances at schools full-time. She lives in Fort Worth, Texas. Her most recent book is "The Donkey Egg," starring Bear and Hare--Janet's iconic characters from "Tops & Bottoms."