Books and Author Resources

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Magic School Bus This website has plenty to do for young learners, including games, stories, printables, and videos.

Big Nate website is lighthearted, complete with jaunty soundtrack, author blog, comics, games, and more.

Magic Tree House Kids has an amazing website, with adventures throughout history!  Take on a mission and solve a mystery.  Resources for parents and teachers, too.

Scholastic Books curates a variety of author's websites and resources for parents and kids.  This site is a great chance to find your favorite author and learn more.

Screen Actors' Guild Story Online is a collection of stories read aloud by famous voices.  What a lovely resource for parents and teachers!  Hear award-winning voices read award-winning books!

Here is a list of favorite authors and links to their web pages:

Jan Brett Many resources and activities for both kids and their caregivers.

Eric Carle Mr. Carle has created a community where people can share their art inspired by his art in a "bulletin board" style chat room,  and there is wonderful information about his books, of course.

Tommie de Paola  A lovely site including information on ALL of his books.

Dr. Seuss A joyful tribute to everyone's favorite children's author.  Many resources for parents and teachers.

Kevin Henkes Lots of fun things to do, including videos, games, articles, and more.

Robert Munsch This zany author has the kind of fun website you might expect, complete with a whole section sharing artwork from his youngest fans.

Laura Numeroff The author of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie is working on many other projects, including a great deal of charity work.  Give her website a look to see how you can help.

Mary Pope Osborne The author of the Magic Tree House books shares her life story and resources for teachers and parents, as well as opportunities to give back.  Neat site.  Worth a look.

Dav Pilkey The author of Dumb Bunnies, Dog Man, and Captain Underpants has a website built to wow his target audience.