Jennifer Berne is the award-winning author of picture book biographies Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau and On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein. Her fiction books include Calvin Can’t Fly: The Story of a Bookworm Birdie and its sequel Calvin, Look Out!: A Bookworm Birdie Gets Glasses. Jennifer grew up in New York City where she was active in dance and theater as a child. She studied art and design and worked for Andy Warhol at “The Factory.” After a successful career in advertising, Jennifer began writing for Nick Jr. Magazine and writing books about the subjects she loves most — our amazing universe and the people who discover its secrets. She lives in a house she designed in the rolling hills of Columbia County, NY. She and her husband spend their summers aboard their sailboat, cruising the coast of Maine. For more about Jennifer, visit jenniferberne.com.