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A.A. Milne - Biographical information about author, A.A. Milne source

Audrey Wood Clubhouse - The website of childrens book author/illustrator Audrey Wood source

Audry Wood Clubhouse - Full of activities for kids to do as well as information on Don and Audrey Wood source

Avi - The official home page of this childrens author gives you information about previous and future books as well as biographical information source

Betsy Byars--Author Study - Biographical information about author, Betsy Byars. Also, includes descriptions and information about many of her books source

Beverly Cleary - A profile of this author done by Jim Trelease source

Beverly Cleary: Teacher Resource File - This site has everything from lesson plans on many of her books to general information about the author source

Celebrating Carle - Complete unit on the author. Students will learn about Eric Carle and practice various reading strategies source

Childrens Book Authors Who Visit Schools - Links to the personal web pages of over 50 contemporary childrens book authors source

Chris Van Allsburg - Biographical information and an interview with this well-known author of The polar Express and other books source

Elaine Landu - Delve into the world of this non-fiction author. The website can be used by your students to learn about the author and her books source

Eric Carle - Biographical information about author, Eric Carle. Includes descriptions of several of his books including The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Ladybug source

Eric Carle Author Study (K-2) - Contains some biographical information about the author, a list of his books, and lesson plans for them source

Gary Paulsen - The official Gary Paulsen Site including greetings from this author, biographical information, an ask the author questions link and much more source

Gary Paulsen - Profile of the author of Hatchet done by Jim Trelease source

Going Places with Suse McDonald - Explore the web page of this award-winning author source

Jan Brett - Author Jan Bretts Home Page. Full of activities to use with her books. Send her email. Enter her contests. Printable coloring sheets. Projects, character masks,postcards,newsnotes about her books source

Jan Brett Author Study - An oline interactive study of the author that students can do on their own source

Jan Bretts Home Page - Meet childrens book author and illustrator Jan Brett. Learn about her books and print free coloring pages source

Jean Fritz - Biographical information about author, Jean Fritz. Includes descriptions of many of her books including Brady and Shh! Were Writing the Constitution source

Jim Trelease - Personal biography of the author of The Read-Aloud Handbook source

Joan Holub - This author homepage allows you to take a peek into her office, learn more about her life, and read about her many books source

Katherine Paterson - Biographical information about author, Katherine Paterson. Includes descriptions and information about many of her books including Bridge to Terabithia and Jacob I Have Loved source

Laura Ingalls Wilder - Web page devoted entirely to this pioneer. Very easy for students to use source

Lynne Reid Banks - Check out this home page from the author of, "The Indian in the Cupboard" source

Mary Pope Osborne - Biographical information about the author of the Magic Treehouse books source

Pat Hutchins - Brief bio about Pat Hutchins along with descriptions of her books including The Doorbell Rang, Good Night Owl, etc. source

Tell Me More! - Information about Childrens Authors & Illustrators, and their Books source

The Author Page - Written for kids, this page allows students to learn all about some of their favorite young adult authors source

The Official Eric Carle Web Site - Web site of the author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and other popular childrens books source

The Roald Dahl Book Talk - This site was put together by students and contains a biography, a picture gallery, and quizzes source

Wilson Rawls - Profile of this author done by Jim Trelease source

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