Category: Grades K-5

Selina Alko
It is no wonder that award-winning writer-illustrator Selina Alko now spends her days melding words and m…
Ethan Berlin
Ethan T. Berlin is an Emmy Award-nominated television comedy writer and a two-time Junior Library Guild s…
Lucky Diaz
Garnering four Latin GRAMMY nominations, two wins, six EMMY Nominations and one win for their work on the…
Sherri Duskey Rinker
Sherri Duskey Rinker is the author of six New York Times bestselling picture books in the Goodnight, Good…
Jennifer Fosberry
Jennifer Fosberry is a New York Times Bestselling children's book author. She is known for the Isabella s…
Jack Gantos
Jack Gantos has written books for readers of all ages, from picture books and middle-grade fiction to nov…
Monique Gray Smith
Monique Gray Smith is a proud mom of teenage twins, an award-winning, best-selling author and sought afte…
Abby Hanlon
Abby Hanlon is the author and illustrator of Dory Fantasmagory, a series of chapter books for five to nin…
Lisa Jahn-Clough
Lisa Jahn-Clough has published over a dozen picture books and three young adult novels. Her work has won …
Susan B. Katz
Susan B. Katz is an award-winning, bestselling, Spanish bilingual author/illustrator with Scholastic, Sim…
Jarrett J. Krosoczka
​​​​​Jarrett J. Krosoczka, known since boyhood as "JJK," is the New York Times bestselling author/illustr…
Rajani LaRocca
Rajani LaRocca is a physician and award-winning author of books for young people. She was born in Bangalo…