Interview with Kathryn Otoshi, Children's Book Author & Illustrator

For Educators

Kathryn Otoshi

In this podcast, she talks about her books, her process for converting big ideas into children's stories and the complex nature of friendship, bullying and standing up.



Kathryn Otoshi is an award winning author/illustrator and speaker best known for her character-building children’s book series, Zero, One and Two. She travels to schools across the country to encourage kids to develop strong character assets and helps teachers find customized, creative methods to engage and connect with students through art, reading and the power of literature. Her book, Beautiful Hands, co-authored with Brett Baumgarten, is a call-to-action book that reminds young people to use their hands to do something for each other and their communities