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CEMillerChristy E. Miller is an author and copywriter from Madison County, Iowa. She has created original content for Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen's Dualstar Entertainment and The Walt Disney Company. Christy lives in Burbank, California, with her husband, Stuart. She loves chips and guinea pigs. Find her online at cemillerwrites.com.

MashandaMashanda Lazarus is both a published editorial illustrator and fine artist working in textile sculpture. She has a BFA in Illustration from ArtCenter College of Design where she has returned to teach. Mashanda lives in Los Angeles with her dogs, Kip and Choco. See more of her artwork at ilovemashanda.com.

Our Raccoon Stories exist because of one fateful afternoon when Christy saw Mashanda on an episode of HGTV's House Hunters, and had a sparkly feeling that Mashanda was the right artist to bring Raccoon to life. This is the first picture book series for both of them. 

YHP Books is the Southern California based independent publishing division of Yancey Hartwell Productions. We are proud to be an Amazon-free company. For more information or to get in touch, use the Contact link on this page.