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Avi
http://www.avi-writer.com/
http://content.scholastic.com/browse/contributor.jsp?id=3262


Judy Blume
http://judyblume.com/about.php
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/blume/

Eve Bunting
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/au-bunting-eve.asp
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/bunting/

Besty Byars
http://www.betsybyars.com/

Matt Christopher
http://www.mattchristopher.com/

Beverly Cleary
http://www.beverlycleary.com/index.html
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/cleary/

Andrew Clements
http://www.andrewclements.com/bio.html

Joanna Cole
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/colej/

Sharon Creech
http://www.sharoncreech.com/meet/bio.asp
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/contributor/sharon-creech

Christopher Paul Curtis
http://www.randomhouse.com/features/christopherpaulcurtis/

Karen Cushman
http://www.rif.org/readingplanet/bookzone/content/cushman.mspx

Roald Dahl
http://www.roalddahl.com/

Paula Danziger

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/paula-danziger-interview-transcript


Tomie DePaola
http://www.tomie.com/main.html
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/depaola/

Kate DiCamillo
http://www.katedicamillo.com/about.html
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/dicamillo/

Jean Craighead George
http://www.jeancraigheadgeorge.com/bio.html
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmr/mtai/jcgeorge.html

Patricia Giff
http://www.randomhouse.com/features/patriciareillygiff/patriciagiff.htm

Brian Jacques
http://www.redwall.org/
http://www.penguin.co.uk/nf/Author/AuthorPage/0,,0_1000020670,00.html
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/au-jacques-brian.asp

C.S Lewis
http://www.cslewis.org/resources/chronocsl.html

Astrid Lindgren
http://www.astridlindgrensworld.com/pages/hela-varldens-astrid2.asp?Lang=eng&sida=Astrid Site is in Swedish; use Google translate:
http://translate.google.com/

http://www.astridlindgren.se/ (Official site in Swedish, but lots of photos)

Jack London
http://www.puffin.co.uk/nf/Author/AuthorPage/0,,1000019846,00.html#BIO
World Book Online Encyclopedia (Requires a password from home - ask librarian for it)

Lois Lowry
http://www.loislowry.com/
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/lowry/

Patricia MacLachlan
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmr/mtai/maclachlan.html

http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com/HarperChildrens/Kids/AuthorsAndIllustrators/ContributorDetail.aspx?CId=12425
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/contributor/patricia-maclachlan

Ann Martin
http://www.scholastic.com/annmartin/about/
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/ann-m-martin

A.A. Milne
http://www.pooh-corner.org/milne.shtml
http://www.just-pooh.com/milne.html

Scott O’Dell
http://www.scottodell.com/

Mary Pope Osborne
http://www.magictreehouse.com/#about_the_authors
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/osborne/

Barbara Park
http://www.randomhouse.com/kids/junieb/author/author.html
http://www.kidsreads.com/series/series-junie-author.asp

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/contributor/barbara-park

Katherine Paterson
http://www.terabithia.com/about.html
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/paterson/

Gary Paulsen
http://www.randomhouse.com/features/garypaulsen/about.html
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmr/mtai/paulsen.html

Richard Peck
http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/contributor.jsp?id=2446
http://us.penguingroup.com/nf/Author/AuthorPage/0,,1000025091,00.html
http://www.carolhurst.com/authors/rpeck.html


Bill Peet
http://www.billpeet.net/

Dav Pilkey
http://www.pilkey.com/

Daniel Pinkwater
http://www.patriciamnewman.com/pinkwater.html

Beatrix Potter
http://www.peterrabbit.com/potters-world-life.asp

Jack Prelutsky
http://www.jackprelutsky.com/
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/prelutsky/

Lynn Reid Banks
http://www.lynnereidbanks.com/

Rick Riordan
http://www.rickriordan.com/

J.K. Rowling
http://www.jkrowling.com/en/

Cynthia Rylant
http://www.kidsreads.com/authors/au-rylant-cynthia.asp

Louis Sachar
http://www.louissachar.com/Bio.htm

Jon Scieszka
http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/mff/fractured_fairy_about.htm
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/scieszka/


Dr. Seuss (Theodore Seuss Geisel)
http://www.seussville.com/morefun/ted.html
http://www.catinthehat.org/history.htm
http://www.seussville.com/
http://www.readingrockets.org/calendar/readacross/seuss/

Shel Silverstein
http://shelsilverstein.com/indexSite.html

J. R. Tolkien
http://www.tolkiensociety.org/tolkien/biography.html

E. B. White
http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmr/mtai/white.html

Laura Ingalls Wilder
http://www.lauraingallswilderhome.com/?page_id=452
http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/topics/wilder/index.asp
http://www.factmonster.info/ipka/A0801303.html

Jane Yolen
http://www.janeyolen.com/
http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/yolen/


Other Sites with Author Information:
Author Name Pronunciation Guide - TeachingBooks.net

Authors, Illustrators, & Books - South Washington County Schools

Educational Book and Media Association Author/Illustrator Bios
http://web.archive.org/web/20090311045550/http://www.edupaperback.org/bios.cfm

HarperCollins Children's Books - Kids Authors & Illustrators: Websites
http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com/kids/authorsandillustrators/websites.aspx

New England Connections Speaker Directory - "database of New England SCBWI authors who are available for school and library speaking dates"

Scholastic Author and Illustrator Index

Video Interviews with Renowned Children's Book Authors and Illustrators - Reading Rockets

Who's Alive and Who's Dead
http://www.whosaliveandwhosdead.com/