For Kids

Indiana Authors


12/01/2019 | Authors, Indiana

Biblio-Bison at Central Library Pays to Tribute to Beloved Hoosier Authors:

Bison at CentralIndiana’s Bicentennial Bison-tennial Project #IndianaBisonArt - Painted by artist Kyle Ragsdale, the Central Library

Biblio-Bison pays tribute to works by beloved Hoosier authors including:

  • James Whitcomb Riley
  • Theodore Dreiser
  • Booth Tarkington
  • General Lew Wallace
  • Johnny Gruelle
  • Edwin Caskoden
  • Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Maurice Thompson
  • Ernie Pyle
  • Etheridge Knight
  • Jessamyn West
  • Kurt Vonnegut
  • Mari Evans
  • Dan Wakefield
  • John Green

Indiana Author Artifacts from The Children's Museum of Indianapolis:

TCM Logo 150
Artifacts at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis - A collection of photos of 1,000 artifacts from the museum collection - selected objects range over school subjects from Social Studies to Science to Geography with a particular emphasis on Indiana. Browse the Collection

Raggedy Ann Doll The Orphant Annie Book Garfield and Friends

Websites:

Indiana Author Artifacts from The Children's Museum of Indianapolis:

TCM Logo 150 Artifacts at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis - A collection of photos of 1,000 artifacts from the museum collection - selected objects range over school subjects from Social Studies to Science to Geography with a particular emphasis on Indiana. Browse the Collection

Raggedy Ann Doll The Orphant Annie Book Garfield and Friends

Websites:

Hoosier Authors Writing for Kids

A lot of writing talent has been born in or lived in Indiana. Look at how many different kinds of books Hoosiers have written! On the list yo will see picture books, comic books, fantasy stories, poetry and more! Use your indyPL Library Card to check out books at any of our locations, or check out e-books and e-audiobooks from home right to your device. Need help? Call or ask a Library staff member at any of our locations or text a librarian at 317 333-6877. #indyplkids

Sidekicked

Anderson, John David

John David Anderson lives in Indianapolis, IN

Bill Peet

An Autobiography

Peet, Bill

Bill Peet was born in Indianapolis, IN

Mya in the Middle

Allen, Crystal

Crystal Allen grew up in New Albany, IN