Here are websites of some favorite authors:

Kate DiCamillo --  author of Because of Winn-Dixie and the Mercy Watson books
Tad Hills -- author/illustrator of the summer reading & Rocket books
Jarrett Krosoczka --  author/illustrator of lunch lady books
Mary Pope Osborne -- author of Magic Tree House books
H. A. Rey -- author of Curious George
Jon Scieszka --  author of Time Warp Trio books and Guys Read
Mo Willems --  author/illustrator of Elephant & Piggy books and the Pigeon books

Additional authors and their web pages/blogs can be found at Children Book Council or by searching children’s book publisher’s websites.