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UK Children's Books - Directory of authors, illustrators, publis

UK Children's Books - Directory of authors, illustrators, publis AUTHOR PAGES Many readers are curious about the creators of the books they enjoy. The more than six hundred links to author/illustrator sites included here will help to satisfy that curiosity. Young people especially want to know about their favorite authors/illustrators because they often feel that an author/illustrator is speaking directly and personally to them through the work. Learning about authors/illustrators can also help young people see possible connections between a creator's life and the works created and encourage them to consider different techniques and approaches to the compositional act. Included in the sites below are children's and young adult authors and illustrators as well as many adult authors commonly read by young adults. Learning About Biography It is important to consider some of the latest critical and scholarly work about biography and autobiography in order to recognize and appreciate developments in these genres for both adults and young people.

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