Our authors are amazingly talented and creative!
Below you’ll find author spotlight videos, book trailers and video reviews featuring several Usborne and Kane/Miller titles.
Sally Rippin has authored a whole series of “pre-chapter” chapter books that are an easy read and have universal themes of friendship, trust, overcoming challenges and more. In this video link, she answers questions about her Billie B. Brown series, along with the Hey Jack! series.
Author Spotlight with Atinuke – author of the award winning Anna Hibiscus series (available in P and Library Binding) and the No. 1 Carspotter and The No. 1 Carspotter and the Firebird Author Spotlight with Wendy Harmer – author of I Lost My Mobile at the Mall.
Booktopia Exclusive with Gabrielle Lord – author of the hit YA series Conspiracy 365 Interview with Ann Bryant – author of Ballet Dreams Series and Billie and the Parent Plan. Ann talks about being a writer and her process for writing. Peter Usborne describes using the Very First Reading Series to help children learn to read.
- view an excerpt from Very First Reading’s Princess and the Pea