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Browse Authors And Illustrators View biographical information about hundreds of Scholastic authors, see their individual list of works, read interview transcripts, and link to additional resources for author studies.
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Book Clubs Presents

Scholastic Book Clubs highlights different authors with exclusive videos, amazing contests and fun classroom activities.
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Pam Muñoz Ryan
The beloved, award-winning author talks about how she got her start as a writer and her novel Paint the Wind.

David Hyde Costello
David Hyde Costello
With the help of students, this author created an original story for Scholastic and explained how the writing process unfolds.
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Andrea Davis Pinkney
This acclaimed author shares her thoughts on writing her first book for the Dear America series, With the Might of Angels.
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Author Videos
See favorite authors discuss the stories behind some of their best–loved works.
13 Gifts
13 Gifts
Wendy Mass talks about her magical new novel and what happens when a girl steals a goat.
Bad Kitty Meets the Baby
Bad Kitty Meets the Baby
Author Nick Bruel answers pressing questions from kids, including the most asked: Do you have a cat of your own?
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Writing With Writers
Mystery Writing
Mystery Writing
Craft a spine-tingling story with this step-by-step guide and publish it online.
Myth Writing
Myth Writing
Learn to write tales that explain natural phenomena in a creative way.
Invite an Author
Aimee Friedman
This author of young adult fiction and recipient of numerous awards tailors her discussion to what you’re teaching and can incorporate writing exercises.
Patrick Carman
Patrick Carman
The award-winning author of many books, including the Land of Elyon series, Carman delivers grade-specific presentations that integrate writing tips and personal stories.