Activities & Events

Authors & Illustrators






ABSD Curriculum Connection


About Authors and Illustrators  Information about authors, illustrators, school visits, websites, etc. from the Children's Book Council

Author Appearances  Information about authors who are on tour or are willing to do author visits

Get to Know Your Favorite Authors on the Internet   A review of author websites from Education World

Index to Children's and YA's Authors and Illustrators Internet Sites  Links to author/illustrator websites, birthdays and addresses.

Michigan Authors and Illustrators  The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators--Michigan has information including a Speaker's List

Michigan Authors and Illustrators Database   This database created by the Library of Michigan and the Michigan Association for Media in Education includes "information on authors and illustrators born in Michigan, who live in Michigan, or who have written books about or set in Michigan. Each entry includes biographical information, lists of works by the person and lists of works about the person."  You can search by genre and find out if the person does speaking engagements.