Start the engine, buckle up. Down the runway, Pilot Pups When a couple of kids forget to put away their toys, it's up to Pilot Pups to go on a special search and rescue mission to bring their toy buddies back home. Talented new author, Michelle Meadows, and brilliant children's book illustrator Dan Andreasen take readers on a mission that's full of action, adventure, and loads of rip-roaring fun About the Author: Michelle Meadows is the author of Itsy Bitsy Baby Mouse , Traffic Pups , Pilot Pups , Piggies in the Kitchen , Piggies in Pajamas , Hibernation Station , and The Way the Storm Stops . She lives in Silver Springs, Maryland. Dan Andreasen is the illustrator of numerous picture books, including By the Dawn's Early Light: The Story of the Star-Spangled Banner by Steven Kroll, which was named an ABA Kids' Pick of the Lists and a Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies; A Quiet Place by Douglas Wood; and Sailor Boy Jig by Margaret Wise Brown. He has also authored several picture books, including With a Little Help from Daddy and A Special Day for Mommy . Dan lives with his family in Medina, Ohio.