- Bonnie spends a few months of every year living in Venice, Italy with her daughter, where they practice drawing.
- She hides her daughter Emily's name in the illustrations for all of her book covers.
Visit Bonnie Christensen's Web site at: http://www.bonniechristensen.com
Other books illustrated by Bonnie Christensen
- Christensen, Bonnie. The Daring Nellie Bly. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.
- Christensen, Bonnie. Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001.