Authors and illustrators

Listen to a variety of authors and illustrators read and talk about books.

David Wallam reads

Dav Pilkey, author of Captain Underpants and Dog Man  collaborates with the Library of Congress to serve children and families online during the coronavirus pandemic.


Oliver Jeffers, author/illustrator of The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home reads aloud.

Mo Willems author of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus will be virtually inviting children for a “lunch doodle.” The daily event gives kids a chance to draw, colour, and explore new ways of writing.

Kate DiCamillo, author of The Tale of Despereaux, is offering writing lessons for young authors.

Watch Jarrett J Krosoczka, author and illustrator of Star Wars teach us how to draw.