Mika Song is a children's author/illustrator who makes stories about sweetly funny outsiders. In 2015, she received the Portfolio Award from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Since then she’s illustrated several books, including A Friend for Henry by Jenn Bailey which received the Schneider Family Honor from the American Library Association in 2020. Her early reader graphic novel debut, Donut Feed the Squirrels,_ was nominated for an Eisner in 2021. She’s excited to continue the adventures of Norma and Belly with _Apple of My Pie, the latest book in the series.