Children's Literature Authors
Armstrong, Linda - Website devoted Linda Armstrong, author of Tanya's Desert Star. Includes interactive friendship quiz, links, author's bio, and original photos of Western Colorado where the author makes her home.Artell, Mike - (Official site) author, illustrator and cartoonist: contains school visit info, photos, "live" audio, and bibliography.
Asher, Sandy - Provides contact information, profile, and ordering links for Asher's books.
Balgassi, Haemi - Includes student writing contest, classroom ideas, and information about the author and her family.
Barnaby the Scottie, King of the Couch - Children's author Kaleen McWilliams' book featuring Barnaby the Scottie and Sophie the Cat who learning about sharing.
Blackwood, Gary - Provides contact information and profile of Missouri author.
Brown, Susan Taylor - Info on school visits and writing books for children. Resources for teachers, librarians, writers, parents, and children.
Bruce, Dorita Fairlie - Website about the life and work of Bruce, an author of classic British school stories for girls.
Buchanan, Jane - Web site of children's book writer Jane Buchanan, author of Gratefully Yours.
Carle, Eric - The official website for the artist best known for colorful collages illustrating classic picture books like "The Very Hungry Caterpillar"
Casanova, Mary - Author of children's books with a wilderness theme, including Moose Tracks, Stealing Thunder, and Wolf Shadows.
Christopher, Matt - Internet Public Library offers biographical sketch of the author, as well as Christopher's answers to common questions about his life and works.
Constans, Gabriel - Site features Constans' fiction and nonfiction books, plays, and articles.
Cooper, Helen and Dewan, Ted - Includes animated illustrations,FAQs, biographical sketches of both authors, book-related activities, and online ordering.
Creamer, Kathy - Provides information on books Creamer has written, lists projects she's working on, and includes photographs.
Cushman, Karen - Internet Public Library offers biographical sketch of the author, as well as Cushman's answers to common questions about her life and works.
Cutler, Jane - Interactive site provides information about Cutler's life and work. Visitors may also write online reviews and contact the author.
Demas, Corinne - Official site of the author features her books for children and adults.
Emmett, Jonathan | Scribble Street - Features excerpts, quizzes and special features related to all of Emmett’s children’s books.
Fleisher, Paul - Author of over 20 non-fiction books for children and educators. Subjects include nature, science, the environment and games. Biographical and bibliographic information, and a puzzle page.
Flynn, Rachel - The Australian author's official website, including publication and biographical information, among other things.
Ford, Carin T. - Provides excerpts from her book and answers questions about her career as a writer.
Forest, Antonia - Website about the life and work of the British author of over twelve children's books.
Forest, Antonia - Biography, bibliography & critique of English children's writer Antonia Forest.
Gordon Korman Semi-Official Web Site - This site is dedicated to the writing of Canadian children's author Gordon Korman, including reviews and samples from his books and information on upcoming titles.
Greene, Rhonda Gowler - Children's author site which provides biographical and school visit information, teaching ideas, book reviews, and publishing tips.
Grove, Vicki - Provides contact information, profile, and list of books.
Harris, Christine - Includes profile, tour dates, classroom activities, newsletter, and book information.
Harrison, David - Provides contact information, profile, and ordering links for Asher's books.
Hostetter, Joyce Moyer - Author introduces her first work, Best Friends Forever, a juvenile novel about Mennonites and Ukrainians. Site also provides information about writing for publication.
Jane, Claire Rosemary - Reviews, book signing schedule, and information on British children's author.
Jane, Claire Rosemary - Includes personal information and links to other sites.
Johnson, Nancy: Children's Civil War Author - Informational site provides classroom-tested supplemental activities, biographical information, book reviews, and a virtual tour of the novel's Civil War battle sites.
Knapp, Amy - Includes news, Knapp's schedule, an e-mail link, and online ordering of Knapp's books.
Korman, Gordon | Semi-Official Website - Filled with news about Gordon Korman and reviews of his works. Also includes a welcome note from the author, himself.
Krudwig, Vickie Leigh - Includes biographical information, calendar, school visit information and ordering links.
Kurtz, Jane - Children's Author - Informative site about the children's author, Jane Kurtz. Also offers short descriptions of some of her stories, several of which are based on her time spent in Ethiopia.
LaFaye, A. - Site features author's novels, including The Year of the Sawdust Man, Nissa's Place, Edith Shay, and Strawberry Hill.
Lisle, Janet Taylor - Includes interview with the author, information about her books, reviews, excerpts, and author commentary on how each book was written.
Lowry, Lois - Internet Public Library offers biographical sketch of the author, as well as Lowry's answers to common questions about her life and works.
Lunn, Janet - Website for one of Canada's best known writers for children. Her fourteen books include picture books, novels, and a history of Canada.
Martin, Ann M. | Baby-sitters Club - A brief biography and links to interviews and books.
Matson, Nancy - "Children's author Nancy Matson offers lesson plans, kids' book reviews, and resources and news about her juvenile novel, The Boy Trap."
Matyr, Andrew and Paula - Personal website of the author and the illustrator of various children's books.
Most, Bernard - Author and illustrator of "If The Dinosaurs Came Back" and "The Cow That Went Oink"; site includes the story behind the books, author's biography, and dinosaur coloring sheets.
Oberman's, Sheldon | Writing and Storytelling Site - Award winning author offers stories, folktales, FAQ, tips for writers and storytellers as well as writing challenges and anecdotes about his life and writing.
Oppel, Kenneth - Award-winning author of books for children and young adults, including Silverwing and Sunwing.
Osborne, Mary Pope | Magic Tree House - Read about the Magic Tree House books and the author. Write Mary Pope Osborne a note!
Oxenham, Elsie Jeanette - Website about the books of Oxenham, author of the classic British schoolgirl series, "The Abbey Girls".
Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw - Official site provides biographical sketch and well as information on Patent's recent projects and how you can book her for a school visit.
Paterson, Katherine - Author's web site includes FAQ answered by the author.
Peters, Julie Anne - Children's author tells about her books for children and young adults; site includes an excerpt from her newest title.
Pilkey, Dav | Web Site O' Fun - Author/illustrator of "The Adventures of Captain Underpants" has a predictably unpredictable website with lots of interesting stuff for kids, parents and teachers
Regan, Dian Curtis - Author of many books ranging from picture books to young adult novels, including Princess Nevermore, The Friendship of Milly and Tug, and Monsters in the Attic.
Roberts, Katherine - Provides brief profile and listing of works.
Ross, Diana - Includes biographical sketch, list of books in print, and a collection of illustrations.
Rubalcaba, Jill - Features author and her books for children and young adults.
Rynearson, Pat - Children's author of Bandage Bandit, The Talking Lizard and Elephant Upstairs. Site includes author biography, books and school visit information.
Sendak, Maurice | Where the Wild Things Are - Biography, interviews, and links.
Shefelman, Janice and Tom - Includes book descriptions, illustrations, biographical sketches, and bookmaking techniques from the husband-wife team.
Solheim, James | Food Adventures - Includes wacky food facts from around the world and throughout history, as well as information on writing and author presentations in schools and libraries.
Tales From the Homeplace - Author's site of Harriet Burandt, writer of children's books with co-author,Shelley Dale.
Wallace, John - Info, picture books for children, school visits and book signings, and cartoon series based on his books.
Wilhelm, Hans - Author of Tyrone the Terrible and I'll Always Love. Biography, games, e-mail the author.
Willis, Nancy Carol - Children's author and illustrator displays her works about nature on this site.
Wong, Janet S. - Resources for Wong, the author of books for children and young adults.
Wood, June Rae - Contact information and book descriptions for the Missouri children's author.
Wrede, Patricia C. - Includes biographiphical information, bibliography, new book news and links to other sites.