LesleaKids.com Cool Links   



For Kids
America Writes
for Kids
A project of the Drury University Department of Education. Its goal is to promote literacy and creativity by introducing young readers, parents, teachers, and librarians to the work of "real, live" children’s authors.
Homework Helper 25 terrific sites that can help you find any information that you need.
Children's Corner A homepage for children on Children's Literature - Kids can send e-mail to authors.
Educational Sites Great art, literature, history, and science resources for kids and the adults who care about them.

For Teachers and/or Children's Literature Students
Children's Literature Web Site An educational web site for learning about children's literature - Resources, discussion boards, quick reference, essential kid lit web sites
Fairrosa Cyber Library NY Public Library - Information on children's literature
Caldecott Medal Site The Medal is awarded annually by the "Association for Library Service to Children", a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

For Parents
Scholastic Inc. A publisher & distributor of children's books

For Authors/Illustrators
Society of Children's
Book Writers and Illustrators
Professional organization dedicated to serving the people who write, illustrate or share an interest in children's literature.
Children's Book Council Information on children's book publishing
Advice for Aspiring
Writers & Illustrators
Information on how to get a book published

Author / Illustrator School Visits
Toni Buzzeo A place to find lots of useful information and helpful hints to make your school visit a total success.
School Author Visits A web site with links to children's book authors, who speak at schools, plus information on planning a successful author's visit.
Author Illustrator Source A place to find published authors or illustrators who make school visits.

[About Lesléa]  [Publications & Awards]  [Articles & Interviews]  [Books for Kids & Teens]  [Presentations]
[Mentoring]  [FAQ]  [Cool Links]  [Newsletter]  [Email]  [Home]  

Text © 2001-2014 Lesléa Newman
Webdesign © 2001-2014 Networld-Project