Author(s): Randy Cecil
A lonely merry-go-round alligator sets off on a courageous journey, and becomes a hero along the way. When the crowds stop coming to the fairground, Gator decides to leave his home on the merry-go-round and sets off on an exciting journey. This is a simultaneous publication with "Duck", Randy Cecil's paperback about Gator's friend and fellow merry-go-round animal.
Randy Cecil has illustrated numerous books for children, including We've All Got Bellybuttons (9780744593204) by David Martin, My Father the Dog (9780744593914) by Elizabeth Bluemle and One Is a Snail, Ten Is a Crab (9781844281640) by April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre. He is also the author-illustrator of Duck, about Gator's friend and fellow merry-go-round animal. Randy lives in Texas, USA.