A Collage of Top 74 Bestselling Children’s Book Authors

See Our Top Bestselling Children’s Books Authors Ordered by Sales.

Virginia Hamilton
Gwen Richardson and Sylvia Richardson
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Raymond Obstfeld
Jabari Asim
Mildred D. Taylor
Ivy Claire and Created by Kobe Bryant
Jerry Craft
Malaika Adero
Kekla Magoon
Garcelle Beauvais
Natasha Anastasia Tarpley
Tonya Bolden
Debbie Allen
Ilyasah Shabazz
Sydney McGee
Kwame Alexander
Rita Williams-Garcia
Maya Angelou
T.R. Simon
Chris Barton
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Jerdine Nolen
Adijah & Atiya Brabham
Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie
Leo & Diane Dillon
Lisa Bullard
Taye Diggs
Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Vashti Harrison
Cedella Marley
Trish Cooke
Nikki Grimes
Hill Harper
Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow
Jacqueline Woodson
Tony Dungy
Marguerite W. Davol
Jim Averbeck
Langston Hughes
Faith Ringgold
Wes Moore
Laurie Ann Thompson
Tami Charles
Crystal Swain-Bates
Cheryl Willis Hudson
Margot Lee Shetterly
Innosanto Nagara
Chinua Achebe
Derrick Barnes
Olive Senior
Lupita Nyong’o
Kadir Nelson
Jewell Parker Rhodes
Angela Johnson
Kelly Starling Lyons
Patricia Hruby Powell
Robert Coles
John Steptoe
Ashley Bryan
Sandra L. Richards
Nikki Giovanni
Alicia D. Williams
Rachel Isadora
Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee
Carole Boston Weatherford
O.T. Begho
Mary Hoffman
Teffanie Thompson
Don Tate
Floyd Cooper
Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl
Jason Reynolds
Wade Hudson
Mari Evans