Book Resources

June 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 Eric Carle, Maurice Sendak, Norton Juster, and more of your favorite authors and illustrators.


June 2

Norton Juster


June 6

Cynthia Rylant 


June 10

Maurice Sendak

June 11

Robert Munsch

June 12

Anne Frank


June 14

Bruce Degen

June 15

Brian Jacques


June 18

Chris Van Allsburg


June 24

Kathryn Lasky 

Jean Marzollo


June 25

Eric Carle 


June 27

Helen Keller

  • Biography
  • List of works

  • Subjects:
    Reading, Birthdays