Maggie Bateson is a talented paper-engineer who has created many elaborate and beautiful carousel and pop-up books for children. Maggie is best known for her collaborative work with Louise Comfort on the intricate My Fairy…carousel series to Macmillan. She has also created a pop-up version of Angelina Ballerina. Monster House is Maggie’s second book for Simon and Schuster, her first being a pop-up edition of Alan Snow’s How Santa Really Works. Maggie lives in Buckinghamshire.