Book Resources

July Author and Illustrator Birthdays

Celebrate your favorite author and illustrator birthdays this month!

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8, 9–12

Read short biographies and then explore the works of Brian Selznick, J.K. Rowling, E.B. White, and more of your favorite authors and illustrators.


July 10

Dianne Ochiltree

Candice F. Ransom


July 11

E.B. White 


July 14

Brian Selznick


July 15

Laura Joffe Numeroff


July 16

Richard Egielski 


July 19

Eve Merriam

July 28

Jon J Muth 

Beatrix Potter


July 29

Sharon Creech

July 31

J.K. Rowling