Julie Andrews Edwards is a well-known celebrity in the entertainment industry. Her most well-known roles include Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, and The Princess Diaries. Mandy, The Last of the Very Great Whangdoodles, and the Little Bo series are among Edwards' many popular children's novels. Simeon's Gift, The Great American Mousical, Thanks to You: Advice from Mother & Child, and the recent New York Times bestsellers The Very Fairy Princess and Julie Andrews' Collection of Poetry, Songs, and Lullabies are among the works she and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, an arts educator and theater professional, have coauthored for young readers. Raising Bookworms is Emma's first book.