Emily Stead is an author who has written hundreds of children's titles varying from best-selling annuals to activity books. She lives in North Yorkshire. She wrote the King of the Railway augmented reality book and The World of Thomas for Carlton Books. She also wrote the 2015 Annual and all of the Engine Adventures books for Egmont Publishing.
- King of the Railway (UK book)
- The World of Thomas
- 2015 Annual
- Thomas and the Spring Surprise (with Helen Archer)