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Well-known children's authors
Catching the whims, virginity and imaginations of kids can be hard as an adulthood.... unless you have the ability to think like them. Fortunately, these children's authors have had an indestructible influence on children's books all over the globe. Discover our collections of famed children's authors, from the magic of Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling to the impressive illustration of Where the Wild Things Are's Maurice Sendak.
J.K. Rowling is the author of the'Harry Potter'antasy franchise, one of the most beloved book and movie fancies in the world. C. S. Lewis was a productive Irishman and savant, best known for his'Chronicles of Narnia' fantastic serial and his pro-Christian lyrics. In the course of his caricaturist and author Dr. Seuss has written over 60 works.
One of his most well-known works was his children's literature such as "Die Katze im Hut" and "Grüne Eier und Schinken". He was an British writer, renowned for a number of works such as "Just So Stories" and "The Jungle Book". As an adventurous and cunning thinker Mark Twain has written the classical US fiction "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn".
Among others, children's book writer Roald Dahl has written the children's classic Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach. He was the pseudonym of Charles L. Dodgson, creator of the children's classic "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking-Glass". "Jules Verne was a 19 th time period writer whose breakthrough sci-fi stories, among them Around the World in Eighty Days and Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, have enchanted the reader for more than a hundred years.
H.G. Wells was an editor of sci-fi works - The Time Machine and War of the Worlds among them - that had a great impact on our visions of the world. The prizewinning children's book designer Beverly Cleary has written classic books such as "Henry Huggins", "Ramona the Plague" and "The Mouse and the Motorcycle". Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the famous flier and novelist, documents his adventure as a driver in works such as "Wind, Sandy and Stars" and "The Little Prince".
The writer E.B. White was co-author of "The New Yorker", co-author of "The Elements of Style" and writer of "Charlotte's Web". Beatrix Potter has authored and published more than 20 children's novels with Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-Duck and Benjamin Bunny. Writer Judy Blume has published such beloved juvenile literature as'Are You There, God?
Robert Louis Stevenson was a 19 th centuryscottish novelist known for Treasure Island, Kidnapped and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The British novelist A.A. Milne is best known for his children's tales about the Winnie -the-Pooh family. Authors R.L. Stine is known for his goose bumps, the best-selling terror serie for the young.
But he also produced the popular series'Fear Street'. Suzanne Collins is the creator of the best-selling The Hunger Games and The Underland Chronicles. Authors Daniel Handler became famous for his cycle of children's fiction, A Serie of unfortunate affairs, which he wrote under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket.
Sylverstein was a writer and performer known for children's literature such as The Giving Tree and Where the Sidewalk Ends. An award winner children's book writer and illustrated writer, Maurice Sendak is known for his book Where the Wild Things Are. Songwriter and dramatist Frances Hodgson Burnett has written fiction for kids, among them the classic Little Lord Fauntleroy and The Secret Garden.