Karen Viney is an ELT author who specializes in writing materials for lower-level learners of English. She is the co-author of several courses for Oxford University Press, including In English, Grapevine, and Handshake. She is also the co-author of a number of video series, including Streamline English Video, Mystery Tour, Grapevine, English Channel, and the ELT adaptations of the Wallace and Gromit™ films The Wrong Trousers™, A Close Shave™, and most recently A Grand Day Out™.

Karen has adapted many of these materials into American English, including Main Street, and is co-author of the video Only in America.