Category: Major Award Winning Authors

Christina Baker Kline
Christina Baker Kline is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of eight novels, including The Exiles, …
Angeline Boulley
Angeline Boulley, an enrolled member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, is a storyteller …
Jack Gantos
Jack Gantos has written books for readers of all ages, from picture books and middle-grade fiction to nov…
Reyna Grande
Reyna Grande is the author of the bestselling memoir, The Distance Between Us, (2012) where she writes ab…
Laurie Halse Anderson
Laurie Halse Anderson is a New York Times bestselling author whose writing spans young readers, teens, an…
A. S. King
A.S. King has been called “One of the best Y.A. writers working today” by the New York Times Book Review …
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…
Laura Ruby
Laura Ruby writes fiction for adults, teens and children. She is the author of the Printz Medal Winning n…
Dashka Slater
New York Times bestselling author Dashka Slater has been telling stories since she could talk. An award-w…
Vesper Stamper
Born in Germany and raised in New York City, Vesper Stamper has been an illustrator for over 20 years and…
Thrity Umrigar
Thrity Umrigar is the best-selling author of the novels Bombay Time, The Space Between Us, If Today Be Sw…