Best Children's Book Authors

The best authors of children's books

The best-selling children's author in the UK, David Walliams, counts down the country's most popular children's books. Here's what not to do - plus some bonus expert tips for new picture book authors. The best classical literature for children and young people. cie Colleen is a former class teacher and author of children's books. She is a member of INK Think Tank, a group of top children's book authors.

Seventeen new authors of colour stories for children

Together with my kids I am studying a broad range of textbooks, from classic to new publications and non-fiction. My goal is also to fill my children's literacy experience with a full range of brown and dark letters in a multitude of textbooks. For me it's important to study rewarding literature that embraces everyone, especially those who can see my kids as they are.

It is important for my kids to be continually reminiscent that they can accomplish anything, and to read mirror ed textbooks with what they look like on the pages will help to validate their existance and potentials. I don't specifically select works of art because of the author's racial or ethnic background, but I am enthusiastic when I come across well-written children's work of Farben.

Cause there are so few to vote from. Unfortunately, many different textbooks, the main characters of colour are not really by the authors of colour-writing. So, while I do not discrimination when I pick which titles to book with my kids to book, I am aware when I pick and share great works from the authors of colour.

I' ve added below a new ( "ish") authors of colour who are writing various volumes for kids, teenagers and young people. The works they create are in tune with the time, talk with the present and give kids with colours the chance to reflect in them. Many other kids also let their book tell a story as a window into a new world.

That'?s why she' s a writer: One of his first children's books, a storybook, is titled Another Pond and is a touching work. About why he's a writer to know: The First Rule of Punk is her first book for young people. That'?s why she' s a writer:

For Pérez, it'?s a great pleasure to write. Ideal for medium sized people! Since her childhood Connie Schofield-Morrison has written and is daily inspirited by the great tones and vibrant colours of the surrounding area. The Rhythm is her first storybook. Their second book, I Got the Christmas Spirit, is scheduled for publication in 2018.

That'?s why she' s a writer: It took the simplistic idea of discovering the neighbourhood around you and turned it into a funny music party for them all. Their typeface combines easy-to-read phrases with astonishing illustration by her gifted spouse, the famous German graphic artist Frank Morrison. People-Riley' s first work was in the children' s department of her home university at the age of nine.

Today she works as a full-time writer and graphic designer. This Is It, her first book, is a festival of individualism, self-expression and dancing. That'?s why she' s a writer: She is a multi-talent, writes plain, lyric texts and draws impressive illustration. Their upcoming book of pictures will motivate and inspirit young choreographers everywhere.

For a while now, Debbi Michiko Florence has been working on non-fiction for the Kaleidoscope Kid'series ( "China and Japan") for the Kaleidoscope Kid's Edition, but recently she has dared to write belletres. She' s a third breed Jasmine from Japan, and many of her thoughts for the new Jasmine Toguchi range come from experience with her mother's parents.

The first two in this easy-to-read chapterbook collection are Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen and Jasmine Toguchi, Super Sleuth. That'?s why she' s a writer: The Jasmine Toguchi range helps close the gaps in the book with Japanese-American kids as the hero. In addition, he is a dramatist, theatre and TV stage and production artist who designed and directed the popular cartoon show "Little Bill" for Disney and Nickelodeon.

About why he's a writer to know: YesNay Brown Wood has always had a penchant for his work. She' s the writer of Imani's Moon and Grandma's Tiny House. That'?s why she' s a writer: She has a wealth of sweet illustration and well-written texts in her book, and you can sense her love of her when you do it.

Reynolds is a New York Times bestseller writer, a National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award Laureate, a Walter Dean Myers Award Laureate, a NAACP Image Award Laureate and the recipients of several Coretta Scott King awards. Writer of several YA and intermediate textbooks, among them Miles Morales:

About why he's a writer to know: One is immediately captivated by his writings and is fascinated by the character and their complicated but extremely related fights. Christine is the writer and illuminator of the wonderful illustrated book Juana and Lucas and 1 Big Salad. That'?s why she' s a writer:

Medina's letter is enchanting and sensitive, and she does a nice work with words in English that are easily understood by little people. Of Cree, Lakota and Scotish origin, Monique Gray Smith is the proud mother of 12-year-old twin; and the writer of textbooks for infants, children and teenagers, among them the illustrated book You Wait Me Up and My Hart Fulls with Happiness and the YA novel Tilly.

That'?s why she' s a writer: Your letter is refreshing, contemplative and cozy. It is also loved that she shows local and tribal people in her authoritative and promising work. It is the authoress of the illustrated book Malaika's costume and the upcoming succession, Malaika's winter carnival. That'?s why she' s a writer:

She is writing exciting children's literature about families, communities, traditions and festivals. Quvenzhané Wallis is not only a fashion designer, vocalist, dancer und actor, but also the writer of the Shai & Emmie chapterbook serial and the illustrated book A night out with mum. That'?s why she' s a writer:

Your letter is cheerful and comprehensible for young people with a minimum of text that is easily readable. Sanhya Menon is the New York Times best-selling writer of the YA novel When Dimple Met Rishi and the forthcoming From Twinkle, With Love. That'?s why she' s a writer: Writings with love, humour and joy, Sandhya adds a new tone to the enjoyment of being a young Indian-American grown-up.

Your letter is fresh, instructive and enjoyable - a delight to reading. is an Anglo-German Writers and Creativity Coaching native of San Diego, California. She will also make her début in the Westafrican YA fancy novel entitled''Children of blood and bone''. That'?s why she' s a writer:

It' s great how she divides her singular points of views through her writings and creates a sense of sympathy for them. Today she is a free-lance graphics and illustration artist for the upcoming Little Leader series: Little Leaders: That'?s why she' s a writer: A gifted storytelling artist, Harrison is seen through her beautiful colour illustration of humans.

Which other authors have you recently found?

Auch interessant

Mehr zum Thema