All About Children’s Books, Authors and Illustrators: From Around the Web
Extensive list of actively blogging children’s authors and illustrators (Kidlitosphere members): http://www.kidlitosphere.org/authors/ .
Big list of links to bloggers who post about children’s literature (Kidlitosphere members): http://www.kidlitosphere.org/bloggers/ .
Authors and Illustrators on the Web including book clubs, teacher resources, etc.; Jamie Boston’s EXTENSIVE site!
Parents Mag. article: Secrets of Successful Children’s Book Authors.
Children’s Book Council A non-profit trade association of children’s book publishers and producers of related materials pertaining to children’s books and literature.
Barnes & Noble Studio: videos, books, info about children’s books.
Drury University’s site for kids and teachers about authors and books: http://usawrites4kids.drury.edu/#authors .
Reading Rockets. Author video interviews, book lists, author info, etc.: http://www.readingrockets.org/books/ .
Teaching with books, Scholastic resources for teachers: http://www.scholastic.com/bookwizard/ .
Reviews, book club, info, etc. http://www.kidsreads.com .
ALA’s Great Web Sites for Children: Authors & Illustrators. http://www.ala.org/gwstemplate.cfm?section=greatwebsites&template=/cfapps/gws/displaysection.cfm&sec=16.
EXTENSIVE listing of author websites: http://www.childrenslit.com/childrenslit/mai.html .
Teaching with children’s books. http://www.teachingbooks.net/.
A gathering place for books, ideas, and expertise in the field of children’s and young adult literature. http://www.education.wisc.edu/ccbc/.
U. S. Book Awards (Young Adult & Children’s Books)