David LaRochelle

author & illustrator


David LaRochelle books

Inter­est­ed in writ­ing or illus­trat­ing for chil­dren your­self? Check out these help­ful web­sites which have LOTS of use­ful information:

The Pur­ple Cray­on—Think­ing of writ­ing a children’s book? This site includes some great arti­cles that will answer all of your basic ques­tions. It’s the first place I encour­age peo­ple to vis­it when they are think­ing about becom­ing a children’s author.

Society of Children's Book Writers and IllustratorsThe Soci­ety of Children’s Book Writ­ers and Illus­tra­tors—For any­one seri­ous­ly inter­est­ed in writ­ing or illus­trat­ing for chil­dren, this pro­fes­sion­al orga­ni­za­tion pro­vides many use­ful ser­vices, includ­ing annu­al con­fer­ences and anno­tat­ed direc­to­ries of edi­tors and art directors.

Aaron ShepardAaron Shepard’s Kid­writ­ing Page—Anoth­er excel­lent source of infor­ma­tion for peo­ple think­ing of becom­ing authors.