Read a sample or download Create your first interactive book using iBooks Author by Ted Bendixson Niels Van Spauwen with iBooks. So you have seen the news about ibooks author, and now you want to write a book, well this is the perfect companion to the ibook author. It's a book on how to create a n ibook. It has very clear instructions, and I know as a fact a lot of care and attention must have gone into making it. Published in June 2012 it doesn't cover the new ibooks author but for someone who is just starting out have a read and watch out as they may update it.