About the Authors

Bunny Bloom, the inspiration for Hello, My Name is Bunny! chapter book series

Bunny Doogle Simmons-Bloom was born in a basement in Bushwick, Brooklyn, and now lives on the upper west side of Manhattan, NYC. Besides writing and reading, Bunny loves to eat, sleep, snuggle and play.

Matt Bloom, author of the Hello, My Name is Bunny! chapter book series
Photo credit: Peter Meitzler

Matt Bloom, who helped Bunny write this book, is an adult and children’s author. He lives in New York City with his wife, and co-creator of the Hello, My Name is Bunny! book series, Shelley Simmons-Bloom, and Bunny. His children’s books are Hello, My Name is Bunny! (2016) and Hello, My Name is Bunny! London (2018). Matt has earned fiction fellowships at Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Breadloaf Writers’ Conference, and a residence at MacDowell Artists’ Colony.