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Author Worksheets and Coloring Pages

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Learn about the authors that write your favorite books. Use these free printable worksheets, activity pages and coloring pages to expand your knowledge of children's authors and their works. Use these free printable worksheets, activity pages and coloring pages to enrich your homeschool literature studies.

1. Dr. Seuss Printables

Theodor Seuss Geisel Crossword Puzzle
Beverly Hernandez

Theodor Seuss Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss, wrote 46 children's books including Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat in the Hat, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Learn more about Dr. Seuss with these printable worksheets and activity ideas.

2. Louisa May Alcott Coloring Page

Louisa May Alcott Coloring Page
Beverly Hernandez

Luisa May Alcott was an American novelist best known for her novel, Little Women, based on herself and her three sisters. She also wrote Little Men and Jo’s Boys.

3. Samuel Langhorne Clemens "Mark Twain" Coloring Page

Samuel Langhorne Clemens "Mark Twain" Coloring Page
Beverly Hernandez

Samuel Langhorne Clemens was a writer and humorist best known for his novels about Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. Samuel Clemens went by the pen name "Mark Twain." When did he begin using this pen name and what is the meaning of it?

4. Frances Hodgson Burnett Coloring Page

Frances Hodgson Burnett Coloring Page
Beverly Hernandez

Frances Hodgson Burnett was an English author and playwright born in 1849. She is best known for her novels The Secret Garden, A Little Princess and Little Lord Fauntleroy.

5. Bookworm's Delight Printables

Bookworm's Delight Printables
Beverly Hernandez

How well do you know your authors? Find out with these Bookworm's Delight Printable activities. From Dr. Seuss to William Shakespeare, can you match the authors to their novels?

(These printables are for the older student.)

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