Rafe Martin - An award-winning author and storyteller, Rafe Martin's work for both children and adults has received international recognition. The Women's National Book Association as presented him with the Lucille Micheels Pannell Award for his "unique creativity in bringing children and books together." His work has been cited in Time Magazine, Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report, The New York Times Sunday Book Review, and USA Today.

He has been featured at many prestigious events and institutions. Among them: The American Library Association National Convention, The American Museum of Natural History and many more. Rafe also appeared in schools and libraries and at storytelling festivals in almost every state - including Alaska and Hawaii - and as far away as Japan.