Writing and illustrating for children has been Mikela Prevost’s life-long pursuit and passion. Born and raised in Southern California, Mikela received her BFA from the University of Redlands, and an MFA in Illustration from the California State University of Fullerton. Her author/illustrator debut was LET’S HAVE A DOG PARTY! (Viking Books for Young Readers). She currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with her husband and their three kids. Her work is driven by the desire to capture the whimsical innocence and unique perspective from which a child sees the world.