Anja Dahl is a freelance artist specializing in painting and sculpture. She is a graphic artist, cartoonist, and illustrator, and her illustrations can be found in both magazines and children's books throughout Europe.
Jessica West is a literary translator working from German and Russian into English. She has a BA (Hons) in German and Russian from the University of Sheffield and was awarded a Distinction in her MA Translation Studies at the University of Portsmouth. Her main areas of professional interest are nature and the environment (especially birds), costume history, travel, folklore, art and speculative fiction (both adult and YA).