Friday, September 28, 2012

Author Birthdays

Many beloved authors have a birthday in October.  Help them celebrate--read one of their creations!

October 4: Susan Meddaugh (1944)
http://pbskids.org/martha/parentsteachers/program/author.html   October 6: Jeannette Winter (1933)
http://biography.jrank.org/pages/661/Winter-Jeanette-1939-Sidelights.html
Ocotber 8: Faith Ronggold
www.faithringgold.com/ringgold/bio.htm
October 8: Robert Lawrence Stine aka R.L. Stine (1943)
www.rlstine.com
October 10: James Marshall (1942-1992)
www.yourlibrary.ws/childrens_webpage/e-author102001.htm
October 14: Lois Lensky (1893-1974)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lois_Lenski
October 16: Joseph Bruchac (1942)
www.josephbruchac.com/
Otober 19: Nikki Gromes (1950)
www.nikkigrimes.com/bio.html
October 20:  Ursula Kroeber LeGuin (1929)
www.ursulakleguin.com
October 26: Steven Kellogg (1941)
www.stevenkellogg.com
October 30: Eric Kimmel (1946)
www.childrenslit.com/childrenslit/mai_kimmel_eric.html