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Pittsburgh Authors and Illustrators
Find out more about authors and illustrators from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania!

Pennsylvania Authors and Illustrators
Check out this list to find even more writers and artists with ties to Pennsylvania.

About Authors & Illustrators
Meet featured authors and illustrators - and link to even more author and illustrator web pages - from this site about children's literature, created by the Children's Book Council.

Aesop's Fables
Enjoy these traditional tales (and several funny modern versions), retold through the illustrations of art students at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

The Children's Literature Web Guide
If you want to learn about children's book awards from all over the world, find authors and stories on the web, and access information about Readers' Theatre and other literature-related fun, visit this web site made by a librarian in Canada.
Learn about featured authors, read excerpts of new books online, enter contests and take polls (Would you ever hug a porcupine?), on this site created by HarperCollins Children's Books, the publishers of A Series of Unfortunate Events and the Ramona books.

Kids @ Random
Find out about new and favorite books, learn about featured authors, and play games with characters including Junie B. Jones and the folks from Seussville, on this site by Random House Children's Book Publishers.

Laura Ingalls Wilder, Frontier Girl
Explore this site to learn about Laura and her books through photos, illustrations, songs, trivia, puzzles, and more resources, gathered by Laura Ingalls Wilder devotees.

Literature and Language Sites for Children
Visit this great collection of links to sites about children's literature, authors and illustrators, children's writings and online writing resources, compiled by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet
Need to find out about Shakespeare? Visit this site by Terry Gray first. You'll find links to timelines, biographical information, study guides, and an original, illustrated html edition of the complete Tales From Shakespeare, by Charles and Mary Lamb.

Reading/Language Arts Center
Learn about authors, read children's writings, and start writing on your own! Once you're in this site created by Houghton Mifflin, make sure you click on "Reading Scene" to see the featured books, discover related information and activities, and find out what other kids are saying about the books.

Redwall Abbey
For summaries of the Redwall books, illustrations of the characters, puzzles, and much, much more, visit Brian Jacques' official web site, created by teen Dave Lindsay.

Scholastic Kids
Browse books, meet authors, visit Dear America Interact, create a comic with Captain Underpants, make your own I Spy, and discuss Harry Potter at this site by Scholastic Publishing.

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