* "Beautiful bookmaking, lovely storytelling, and wondrous illustrations....readers will be enchanted."
—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "The lyrical narrative blends a contemporary setting with a fairy tale that might have been plucked from a distinctly different time and place."
—Publishers Weekly, starred review
Charles de Lint is the author of more than seventy books, including The Cats of Tanglewood Forest. Well-known as one of the trailblazers of the modern fantasy genre, he is the recipient of the World Fantasy, White Pine, Crawford, and Aurora awards.
Charles Vess illustrated The Cats of Tanglewood Forest and is a world-renowned artist and a three-time winner of the World Fantasy Award. His work has appeared in magazines, comic books, novels, and two picture books by Neil Gaiman that were New York Times bestsellers.