a.k.a. – Author Pseudonyms
Author pseudonyms, aliases, nicknames, working names, legalized names, pen names, nom des plumes, maiden names, etc. Do you know your favorite author’s real name?
AuthDir.com – Author Birthday/Web Directory
Find the birthday, e-mail address, or web site of your favorite author.
Want to know if your favorite author is coming to town? Check these Google searches for National and New Jersey and click through to various publishers to learn when (and where) authors can be found.
Children’s Authors & Illustrators on the Web
Explore the world of children’s literature by getting to know authors and illustrators past and present. Includes links to authors’ personal web sites as well as those maintained by fans, scholars and readers.
IPL Online Literary Criticism Collections – Authors
An alphabetical listing of authors with links to biographical information and literary criticism. Includes authors from all times and parts of the world — from the ancient Greeks to contemporary writers and poets. From Achebe to Zelazny.
Librarian’s Index to the Internet – Authors
Many links from this amazing web site provide access to directories of authors with biographical sketches, as well as literary criticism.
Start here to locate information about authors. Search alphabetically by author’s name or by category, such as: “Beat Generation,” “Food Writers,” “Harlem Renaissance,” “Horror,” and “Nature Writers.”