About the authors

Denise Brennan Nelson

Denise Brennan-Nelson is the author of several children’s titles from Sleeping Bear Press, including Buzzy the BumblebeeSomeday Is Not a Day of the Week, PennyThe Forgotten Coin, Grady the Goose, and the popular series My Teacher Likes to SayMy Momma Likes to Say, and My Grandma Likes to Say. She lives with her husband and daughters in Howell, Michigan.

Learn more about Denise, her other books and school visits at her website:


Rosemarie Brennan

Rosemarie Brennan teaches writing to students of all ages, works in the children’s department of her local public library, and does free-lance editing.  Rosemarie also presents writing and creativity workshops around the country.