Robert Munsch is a storyteller whose books are enjoyed by children throughout the world. In 1984, during a school visit, a girl named Meghan asked him to make up a story about the animals on her farm. Pigs is that story. Robert Munsch lives in Guelph, Ontario, with his family. Michael Martchenko is internationally known for illustrating books by Robert Munsch and Allen Morgan. In his youth, Michael lived on a farm. He claims that on certain days his school bus looked just like the one in this story. Later in life he studied at the Ontario College of Art. Michael now lives and works in Toronto.Munsch, Robert is the author of 'Pigs' with ISBN 9781550370386 and ISBN 1550370383.