Nicola Winstanley has always believed in the power of stories to bring comfort. She is the author of The Pirate’s Bed, A Bedtime Yarn, and Cinnamon Baby, which won an honor prize for the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award and was shortlisted for the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. Nicola’s latest book is called How To Give Your Cat A Bath In Five Easy Steps. Nicola lives in Hamilton, Ontario, with her family and one dog. No cats.