Top Ten Kids Book Authors

The Top Ten

1 Roald Dahl Roald Dahl Roald Dahl (13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide.

The others may have some mature content, but if we're talking about kids, Roald Dahl's got it down! - keycha1n

2 J.K Rowling


3 Louis Sachar
4 Judy Blume

Love her

BLUBBERs authr u shd be in top 5

5 C.S Lewis
6 Dr Seuss

Wacky and charming, while also writing books full of heart and lessons. An inspiration then, and an inspiration now! - keycha1n

His books are good for toddlers

7 Rick Riordan Rick Riordan

I LOVE RICK RIORDAN! HE IS THE BEST! His books are awesome! Every moment keeps me reading.

THANK YOU! Whoever put his name up there is awesome! HIS BOOKS ARE AMAZING!

His books make count down the day till the next books. 81days

He is the best WRITER ever and anyone who doesn't think that is a dush bag!

V 2 Comments
8 Andrew Clements
9 J.R.R Tolkien
10 Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. more.

The Newcomers

? David Baddiel
? Lincoln Peirce Lincoln Peirce

The Contenders

11 Enid Blyton

Such a good writer! I always love picking up one of her books and reading it! She makes them so interesting and I can never put them down

She has written many book series including FAMOUS FIVE, SECRET SEVEN and more;and all the books are very interesting.

Her books are awesome

I love Harry Potter, but my childhood was filled with adventures of the Secret Seven, the Famous Five, and a number of other series by Enid Blyton. Her stories exciting, and I even love the short fairytales she made.
The best writer for children

V 2 Comments
12 Jeff Kinney

I've been collecting all of the diary of a wimpy books and I love them - WinchesterGirl26

I Love diary of a wimpy kid

He is a very good author. His DAIRY OF A WIMPY KID series is both intersting and funny

13 Stephen King Stephen King Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. Many of his most well-known novels include Carrie, It, The Shinning, The Stand, Misery, The Dark Tower series, and Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption, which was later more.

Um, doesn't he wrote horror stories mainly for adults? - Aragorn98

14 Jacqueline Wilson

She has written so many great children's books, why isn't she the list?

V 1 Comment
15 Tove Jansson
16 Fyodor Dostoyevsky
17 Chris Colfer

His books are great you should be up a little higher than 19

18 Dav Pilkey

Great author, especially in Captain Underpants. - micahisthebest

19 Andy Griffiths

Great in the Just! Series and Treehouse Series. - micahisthebest

20 Mo Willems

He wrote for KND - 445956

21 Angie Sage
22 Daniel Handler
23 Patrick Ness
24 David Walliams David Walliams David Edward Williams, known as David Walliams, is an English comedian, actor, author, television personality and activist, known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the BBC One sketch shows Little Britain, Rock Profile and Come Fly with Me. V 1 Comment
25 Brian Jacques

The author of the Redwall series, a wonderful series.

26 Liz Pichon
27 R.L. Stine
28 Michael Rosen Michael Rosen
29 Elisabetta Dami
30 Lewis Carroll Lewis Carroll Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon, and photographer.

A 13 year old, just started reading Alice in Wonderland - 445956

31 Maurice Sendak

Genius. - 445956

BAdd New Item

Recommended Lists