Ann Whitford Paul was a social worker before becoming a writer. Kirkus Reviews called her text forMañana Iguana "clever" and said it is "an excellent chance for young readers ... to learn some Spanishvocabulary." Ann Whitford Paul writes poetry, picture books, and easy readers for children. Some of the picture books she wrote are "The Seasons Sewn: A Year in Patchwork," "All by Herself," and "Eight Hands Round: A Patchwork Alphabet." She lives in southern California.Paul, Ann Whitford is the author of 'Count on Culebra', published 2008 under ISBN 9780823421244 and ISBN 0823421244.