As a child, Marie Murro loved artwork and imaginative play. She was inspired to write children's picture books while reading them to her children when they were little. By writing and illustrating children's picture books, she is able to use both art and imagination. She loves bringing storybook characters to life. She also loves using rhymes and humor. She wants to put a smile on the reader because, "God loves us and wants us to smile"! The cute, witty characters in these colorful picture books will entertain both children and their parents.