Famous UK and World’s Children’s Book Authors

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is an English writer and playwright, and the 2011–2013 Children’s Laureate.

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Author of The Gruffalo

Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short-story writer, poet, screenwriter.

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Author of Matilda

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters.

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Author of Oliver Twist

J. K. Rowling

Joanne Rowling, better known by her pen name J. K. Rowling, is a British author and film producer.

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Author of Harry Potter

Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain’s best-loved story makers.

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Author of Pinocchio

Beatrix Potter

Helen Beatrix Potter was an English writer and illustrator.

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Author of The Tale of Peter Rabbit

David Walliams

English comedian, actor, writer, and television personality.

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Author of The Worlds Worst Parents

Dr. Seuss

American children’s author, political cartoonist and illustrator.

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Author of The Lorax

Anthony Horowitz

English novelist specialising in mystery and suspense.

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Author of Alex Rider Book Series

C. S. Lewis

British writer and lay theologian.

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Author of The Chronicles of Narnia

David Baddiel

English comedian, presenter, screenwriter and author

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Author of The Parent Agency

Jacqueline Wilson

English novelist known for her popular children’s literature.

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Author of The Cat Mummy

Jeff Kinney

Jeffrey Patrick Kinney is an American author and cartoonist.

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Author of The Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Judith Kerr

German-born British writer and illustrator.

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Author of The Tiger Who Came to The Tea

Lemmony Snicket

American writer and musician.

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Author of A Series of Unfortunate Events

Michael Rosen

British children’s author and poet.

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Author of Little Rabbit Foo Foo

Neil Gaiman

English author of short fiction.

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Author of Cinnamon

Tom Fletcher

English singer, musician, songwriter, composer and author.

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Author of The Creakers

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