Marilou Reeder


Marilou Reeder was born in the Philippines and raised in Wisconsin. She is the author of The Daring Prince Dashing. She lives near Philadelphia with her family. Find her on Twitter at @MarilouReeder. Dave Mottram is a graphic designer and the illustrator of many books for children, including Wordy Birdy and The New Kitten. He lives in Ohio with his family. Find him online at or on Twitter and Instagram at @dmott70.


The Daring Prince Dashing

Marilou Reeder and Karl West


Willow the Armadillo

Marilou Reeder and Dave Mottram