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March 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 Dav Pilkey, Ezra Jack Keats, Dr. Seuss, and more of your favorite authors and illustrators.


March 2

Dr. Seuss

Leo Dillon


March 3

Patricia MacLachlan


March 4

Dav Pilkey


March 5 

Mem Fox

March 8

Kenneth Grahame


March 11

Ezra Jack Keats


March 12

Virginia Hamilton 

Carl Hiaasen


March 13

Diane Dillon 


March 16

Sid Fleischman


March 20

Louis Sachar 

Lois Lowry 


March 21

David Wisniewski


March 26

Jerry Pallota 

Robert Frost