Authors' Websites
for Kids


On this page you will find links to the websites of many authors of children's books.

Jan Brett's Homepage
Jan Brett
Author of beautifully illustrated books such as The Mitten, The Gingerbread Baby, The Hat and many others, Jan Brett's site includes a myriad of activities relating to the stories. There are masks and craft to download, activity pages for children and much, much more
Beatrix Potter
Beatrix Potter
"The world of Peter Rabbit and his friends" See Jemima Puddleduck, Benjamin Bunny, Jeremy Fisher and all the other wonderful characters created by Beatrix Potter. This site is must-see
The official Eric Carle Website
Eric Carle
Eric Carle is the Author and illustrator of books including: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do You See? The Very Busy Spider and many more wonderful stories.
The Audrey Wood Clubhouse
Audrey Wood
Join in activities with Audrey Wood. Discover how books are written and illustrated. Includes such titles as The Napping house, King Bidgood's in the Bathtub and many more.
Marc Brown Website
Marc Brown
Author of the much loved and well read Arthur books this site features a homepage for each of the characters, a wide variety of games, coloring pages and activities.
Mem Fox Website
Mem Fox
Mem Fox is the author of about 30 books including Koala Lou, Possum Magic, Hattie and the Fox and more. The site includes information about Mem Fox herself, about her books, and articles for parents, teachers and writers.
Gail Gibbons' Website
Gail Gibbons
Gail Gibbons is America's leading children's nonfiction author. she has written about apples and farms, frogs and turtles,kites, holidays and sports.
The Official Berenstain Bears Website
This website features the characters of the Berentain Bears Stories by Stan and jan Berenstain,activities as well as online videos of the bears.
Dr. Seuss' Seussville
Dr. Seuss
Games, contests, activities and an online coloring book are included in this must-visit site.
Norman Bridwell
Norman Bridwell
Explore this site with Clifford, the big red dog. There are stories to read online, video clips, activities, printable posters and much more. There are resourses for kids, parents and teachers. also included are parental guidelines about using the site.
Robert Munsch
Robert Munsch
Robert Munsch wrote such beloved books as Love You Forever and Andrew's Loose Tooth. You can find poems, stories and much more here.
Dav Pilkey
Dav Pilkey
Author and Illustrator Dav Pilkey has written such "silly" stuff as Captain Underpants andThe Dumb Bunnies and many more. The site includes games, pages to print, instructions on how to draw and more.
Joana Cole & Bruce Degan
Magic Schoolbus Books
The is the Magic Schoolbus site maintained by Scholastic Books. Included is an art gallery, activites, videos and more.
Tedd Arnold
Tedd Arnold
Tedd Arnold is the author of the Huggly books,No Jumping on the Bed, No More Water in the Tub and other fun stories. You can see how the illustrations are made. There are also pictures and bookmarks to color.
Tomie dePaola
Tomie dePaola
This is a no-frills site for Tomie dePaola, author of The Strega Nona Stories, Pancakes For Breakfast, Nana Upstairs and Nana Downstairs and many more books. He also was the illustrator for other authors' stories.
Meet the authors' challenge
Meet the authors' challenge
Introduction Do you like reading books? Do you have a favorite author? Here are some favorite authors and all kinds of interesting information about each one. Look up the authors to learn something new abpout them and their books. Then answer the questions on the site.


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