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Can you name which author this is?

Awesome Author Project

5th grade Libray Media classes research their favorite authors

November 24, 2014

5th Grade Awesome Authors

 Updated February 28, 2017

Cite your sources:   Name of web site.  URL  (Accessed on - date you visited).

Print Resources: 

    Books of Junior Authors & Illustrators (10 volumes) REF 809.89 Jun  - Use the index at the back of each volume to look for your author.

    Individual books about authors can be searched in the Library catalog.

Garwood & Haisch classes

Lou Anders

Cece Bell

Kimberly Brubaker Bradley  

Alan Gratz

Mary Downing Hahn      Children's Book Guild:  Mary Downing Hahn 

ALA interview 2008: Mary Downing Hahn

Jennifer L. Holm

Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Jeff Kinney        Interview with Jeff Kinney

R. J. Palacio

Rick Riordan          Scholastic.com : Rick Riordan 

J.K. Rowling         Biography.com: J.K. Rowling

Dr. Seuss    Dr. Seuss National Memorial

Roland Smith


Other Favorite Authors:

Kwame Alexander 

Joan Bauer

Tom Birdseye

Rob Buyea              Rob Buyea on Random Acts of Reading.com

Sharon Creech

James Daschner 

Paula Danzinger    Paula Daziger - Scholastic

Kathryn Fitzmaurice       BookBrowse.com:  Kathryn Fitzmaurice

John Flanagan               John Flanagan from Information Please

Chris Grabenstein

Dan Gutman               Scholastic.com : Dan Gutman  

Margaret Peterson Haddox

Shannon Hale

Bill Harley

Jacqueline Kelly     NYTimes.com : Jacqueline Kelly  

Matthew Kirby

Gordon Korman 

C.S. Lewis       C.S. Lewis Foundation:  The LIfe of C.S. Lewis      Biography.com:  C.S. Lewis

Ann Martin  

Wendy Mass                    Shelfari:Wendy Mass

Lisa McMann

Jennifer A. Nielsen

Frances O'Roark Dowell

Mary Pope Osborne - Magic Tree House         Kidsread.com : Mary Pope Osborne         Mary Pope Osborne - Scholastic

James Patterson           James Patterson (short bio)      JP  Famous Authors

Dav Pilkey                             Famous Authors: Dav Pilkey

Patricia Polacco     Interview with Patricia Polacco  

Veronica Roth  (try new link from home)

Rachel Renee Russell        New York Times article:  Rachel Renee Russell

Suzanne Selfors

Liesl Shurtliff

Shel Silverstein

Jerry Spinelli

Gertrude Chandler Warner            Gertrude Chandler Warner Museum

Laura Ingalls Wilder             Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home & Museum



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