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Thank-you to everyone who responded to my question about author websites.  My 
original question is
listed below. We have now added a separate link on our library page for author 
Nancy Stiner
7-12 Media Specialist
Iowa Falls, Iowa

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Subject: Target: Author websites

We have a class coming in next week who will be researching authors.   
9th-10th graders in a reading class.   Lower level students.
Any author that they have enjoyed reading books by.    Suggestions for 
good websites would be appreciated. 

Indiana State

Book Bytes Authors:

Index to Internet Sites: children's and Young  Adults' Authors and
Illustrators: authors:

The Author Corner:

Teachers at Random:

Fairrosa Cyber Library of Children's Literature:

Authors on the Web:

The Scoop:Biographies:

Here are some websites and I hope they help.   (Joan Bauer)  (Chris Crutcher)  (Jack Gantos)   (Lurlene McDaniel)  (Walter Dean Myers)  (Sonya Sones)  (Jane Yolen)  (Jerry Spinelli)  (Todd Strasser)  (Graham Salisbury)

Here are a few author websites that may be helpful to your students.

This is an excellent site for general biographical information about a number of 
popular teen authors.  Students simply click on the first letter of the author's 
last name.

Here are a few authors that are popular with my middle and high school students, as 
well as links to their websites.

Chris Crutcher

Gary Paulsen

Christopher Paul Curtis

Laurie Halse Anderson

Sonya Sones

Lee Weatherly

Anthony Horowitz

Lois Duncan

Terry Trueman

Walter Dean Meyers

Stephenie Meyer

Annette Curtis Klause

Christopher Paolini

J.K. Rowling

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