Jacqulyn Polito Espinosa MFTt has been an avid animal lover since a young child. Along with her love for animals, comes the desire to reach children through storytelling. One of the goals of The Bunny and Bear Series is to teach children the benefits of having pets to relate to, learn from and enrich their lives. Jacqulyn is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Professional Counseling at California Baptist University in Riverside, California. Efren Espinosa M.A. has been a musician/singer/songwriter for over thirty years. He is also a child advocate and works as a supervisor for a local government agency. He hold a Master of Arts degree in Psychology from Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology. A percentage of the proceeds of both the book and music CD will go to a foundation to promote animal welfare along with children's educational programs.