Canadian girl becomes the youngest author and illustrator at age 3

Global News published this video item, entitled “Canadian girl becomes the youngest author and illustrator at age 3” – below is their description.

A Canadian girl has officially become the youngest author to be published by an internationally renowned publishing firm.

Chryseis Knight taught herself how to read at the age of one, and by three she had written and illustrated her first book, ‘the Great Big Lion.’

“My parents read to me a lot when I was younger than a year old, and I used to point out to them when they skipped a page; skipped a line,” she said.

Global’s Minna Rhee had a chance to speak to the gifted student about her unique talents.

For more info, please go to

Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE:

Like Global News on Facebook HERE:

Follow Global News on Twitter HERE:

Follow Global News on Instagram HERE:


Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.