Children's Authors' Ally LLC

Connecting Schools With the Books and Authors Kids Love!


David A. Adler

David A. Adler is the author of 220 books including all the Cam Jansen Mysteries and the Picture Book Biography Series.  When he speaks to children he follows a book from idea through the research, writing, rewriting, editing, galleys, illustration, and printing steps.  For just about every step there is a demonstration of one kind or another. The demonstrations differ depending on the age/grade level of the audience.

To read more about Mr. Adler’s books, visit

To view a video interview of Mr. Adler, see

Grade Levels: Grades 3-5 , Grades K-2
Genres: Fiction , Nonfiction