David L. Harrison


David L. Harrison is the author or co-author of over 100 publications for children and educators. His work has inspired plays and been set to music. He has been featured at hundreds of conferences, workshops, literature festivals, schools, and colleges. David holds two science degrees and two honorary doctorates of letters. He is Drury University's poet laureate. David Harrison Elementary School is named for him. In 2020, he received the first Laura Ingalls Wilder Children's Literature Medal for his body of work (presented by the LIW Children's Literature Festival).


Literacy Strategies through Social Studies

Timothy Rasinski and David L. Harrison


7 Keys to Research for Writing Success: An Acclaimed Author...

David L. Harrison and Mary Jo Fresch


After Dark: Poems about Nocturnal Animals

David L. Harrison and Stephanie Laberis


Johnny Appleseed: My Story

David L. Harrison and Mike Wohnoutka


A Place to Start a Family: Poems about Creatures That Build

David L. Harrison and Giles Laroche


Wake Up, Sun!

David L. Harrison and Hans Wilhelm


Rum Pum Pum

Jane Yolen, David L. Harrison, et al.


I Want an Apple: How My Body Works

David L. Harrison and David Catrow


Guided Practice for Reading Growth, Grades 4-8: Texts and...

David L. Harrison and Laura J. Robb