Keith Bendis has been a freelance illustrator for forty years. His humorous illustrations have appeared in most of America’s leading magazines and newspapers, including The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Smithsonian, Time and Sports Illustrated. He has illustrated ten books, including The Fan Man by William Kotzwinkle, Casey at the Bat and the still unpublished Only the Good Stay Dead by Joe Queenan. He has also illustrated two children’s books, including Calvin Can’t Fly for Sterling Publishing. He lives with his artist wife, Betzie, on an old farm in Columbia County, NY.