Lionel Bender is the author of more than seventy informational books for children. He is an editorial partner of the book production group BRW (Bender, Richardson, and White). BRW specializes in illustrated nonfiction for children, how-to books and guides, and encyclopedias and dictionaries. Along with his partners at BRW, Lionel has edited nearly a thousand nonfiction books, covering a wide variety of factual topics, such as religion, dinosaurs, technology, and history. Lionel enjoys speaking at workshops in the United Kingdom and the United States about the production of nonfiction trade books. To find out more about Lionel and his production company, please visit: www.brw.co.uk.