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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Show-How Guides

Odd Dot’s Show-How Guides are collectible step-by-step handbooks that teach skills every kid should know! This pocket-sized 101 series introduces kids of all ages to the perennial talents, hobbies, skills, and hands-on activities they’ll treasure for a lifetime.

Easy-to-follow tutorials of essential skills illustrate every step for visual learners, making all the basics accessible at a glance.

Don’t know what to get your nephew for his birthday? Visiting your granddaughter for the week? Looking for the perfect stocking stuffer? Show-How Guides make great gifts for all the children—and children at heart—in your life!

Renée Kurilla

Renée Kurilla has illustrated many books for children. She, her husband, and their fluffy cat, Timmy, can be found in Boston, Massachusetts, approximately 9,410 miles from the Borneo rain forest.

Renee Kurilla

Keith Zoo

Keith Zoo is an illustrator living near Boston, MA. For the past decade, he's been the Lead Artist at FableVision Studios, working on a full range of things, from character design to animation layout, interactives and design. When he's not there, he loves spending his time drawing monsters, goblins and other silly things. To check out more of Keith's work, head on over to his website.

Odd Dot

Odd Dot is an imprint of Macmillan Children's Publishing Group dedicated to creating joyful books for curious minds. Our mission is to develop interactive and substantive gift books that explore categories and formats never seen before. We are a proudly odd mix of makers, creators, and engineers, guided by the priorities of innovation, education, and play.

Odd Dot