GRANT LAWRENCE is a popular CBC personality and the author of three books for adults: Adventures In Solitude, The Lonely End of the Rink and Dirty Windshields. His first two titles won the Bill Duthie Booksellers Choice Award at the BC Book Prizes, marking the first time that the same author has won this prize twice. Grant is also a Canadian Screen Award winner, the lead singer of the Smugglers, a columnist for the North Shore News and the goalie for the Flying Vees beer league hockey team. Bailey the Bat and the Tangled Moose is his debut picture book. He and his wife, Jill Barber, live in Vancouver with their two children.