Pupils learning using an iPad

Meet the authors

Our primary learning tools have been carefully crafted by teachers, for teachers. Here, you can meet the expert team of authors behind our programmes.


Ruth Merttens – Series Editor

Jennie Kerwin – Author

Hilda Merttens – Author

Science Bug

Anne Goldsworthy – Series Editor

Debbie Eccles – Author

Deborah Herridge – Author

Tanya Shields – Author


Sue Palmer

Michaela Morgan

Janet Brennan

Debra Myhill


Wordsmith brings together the best writers, illustrators and educationalists. See the credits for more details.