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Ethan Long is an internationally recognized children's book author and illustrator with over 85 titles to his credit, which include Fright Club, illustrations for the Stick Dog/Cat series, Tickle the Duck, One Drowsy Dragon, Big Cat, Chamelia and the New Kid in Class, and the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award winning, Up, Tall and High!. In the television world, he is the creator of the Emmy-Nominated animated preschool series Tasty Time With Zefronk, which aired daily on The Disney Channel from 2008-2016. His Scribbles and Ink and Chamelia picture books are in development for television with WGBH/TeamTo France and Technicolor France, respectively.

Born and raised in Central Pennsylvania and Southern Connecticut, his childhood memories serve as inspiration for many of his funny drawings and stories. Since graduating in 1991 from Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida, Ethan has spent most of his days doing his three favorite things – making art, writing stories and making people laugh. 

He currently lives with his family in beautiful and sunny Orlando, Florida, USA