Sherri Duskey Rinker is the author of four New York Times number one bestselling picture books, including the Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site series. She also authored "Steam Train, Dream Train" and the nonfiction picture book biography, "Big Machines: The Story of Virginia Lee Burton." Some of her other titles include "The 12 Sleighs of Christmas," "Tiny and the Big Dig" and "Celebrate YOU!"
Rinker lives in the Chicago area with her husband, two sons and one fluffy dog. Inspired by her sons, family life and her 25-year career as a graphic designer, Sherri writes in hopes of making the world a little more fun and encouraging early readers, one book at a time. In addition to writing, Rinker loves to read, collect antique oil paintings, cook, garden and travel.