MARY POPE OSBORNE is the award-winning author of over forty books for young people, including American Tall Tales, the Spider Kane mystery books, and One World, Many Religions, an Orbis Pictus honor book. She served two terms as president of the Author's Guild, the leading writers' organization in the United States.
Magic Tree House fans on shoppers' holiday gift lists may also enjoy the new CD recording Magic Tree House Gift Edition: Books 1-8, read by the author. Listeners join Jack and Annie as they discover the magic tree house filled with books that sends them on adventures traveling to the time of the dinosaurs, Ancient Egypt, outer space and more. ( Oct.) Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.
"Ms. Obsorne's delivery is enthusiastic and sweet."