AUTHOR WEB SITES
 
 
If your favorite author is not listed here, try
"Authors & Illustrators on the Web" http://www.ucalgary.ca/~dKbrown/authors.html
 
 
 
 
 
 
Avi    
The award-winning author of Poppy, Beyond the Western Sea,
and many others. www.avi-writer.com
                    and many more novels. 
Judy Blume  
Author of novels including Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing and
Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaretwww.judyblume.com
 
Jan Brett    
The author/illustrator of picture books such as The Mitten
andTrouble wth Trolls. Includes printable ideas
and drawings on her website. www.janbrett.com
 
Eric Carle   
"The Official Eric Carle Web Site" includes biographical and
 bibliographical information, as well as answers to frequently  
 asked questions. www.eric-carle.com
 
Beverly Cleary  
Introduces the author and her books. Also includes
character profiles, online games, and teaching resources.
www.beverlycleary.com
 
Roald Dahl     
Includes biographical information, pictures, and links to other
Roald Dahl resources. www.roalddahl.com
 
Tomie DePaola  
Provides biographical sketch complete with a list of
accomplishments, calendar, and pictures. www.tomie.com
 
Dan Gutman  
Author of many children's books, mostly about sports.    
 
Ezra Jack Keats 
A "multimedia exhibition" featuring the author of The Snowy Day and many other picture books. 
 
Madeleine L'Engle
The author's official site; includes  games and author information.  www.madeleinelengle.com
 
Katherine Paterson
The author's own web site with descriptions of her books. www.terabithia.com
 
Award-winning author/illustrator of The Keeping Quilt, Pink and Say, and many more.
 
Jerry Spinelli
Newbery Medal-winning author of Maniac Magee.
 
R. L. Stine
Author of the Goosebumps series.  www.rlstine.com