Robert Skead is the author of several popular children's books, including the American Revolutionary War Adventure
series: Patriots, Recoats & Spies and Submarines, Secrets, and a Daring Rescue; Links to Liberty--Defending the Great
Chain at West Point (Knox Press). Also several popular sports books for children: Something to Prove: the Great Satchel Paige versus the Rookie Joe DiMaggio
(Lerner Publishing), Mighty Mike Bounces Back (Magination Press); Hitting Glory - A Baseball Bat Adventure; Safe at
Home-A Baseball Card Mystery (Cross Training Publishing) and many others.
When he is not at work or crafting stories, Robert can often be found at schools speaking with children and adults
about creative writing and the importance of discovering one's talents for a fulfilled life. Through these author
visits, Robert speaks to more than 5,000 students per year.