Isabel Hill is an architectural historian, urban planner, photographer and award-winning documentary filmmaker. Her production company, Building History Productions, specializes in reports, photographs and documentary films about architecture and urban issues. Isabel’s passion is teaching children about architecture and the urban environment, thus she wrote Urban Animals and Building Stories. She hopes that her books will help kids begin to develop enthusiasm and concern about their own neighborhoods and to notice what makes their streets unique. Isabel lives with her daughter, Anna, and their dog, Dot, in Brooklyn.