Official Website of Benjamin Ellefson
Welcome to the official website of award-winning, middle grade author Benjamin Ellefson. Discover the whimsical, fantasy worlds of his books, enter to win in a monthly book giveaway, join him each month reading and discussing in his free book club, or download fun activities for kids.
“The story has a fairytale feel to it with a modern main character. Alvin is a character kids can relate to, and the Kingdom of Color is a pretty silly, fun world with unique characters that live in it!”
Erik Weibel, www.thiskidreviewsbooks.com
“The Collapsing Kingdom is health food for your imagination. A story for the ages.”
Ty Allan Jackson, author of Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire: The Lemonade Escapade
“Best middle grade series I have read since the Percy Jackson series.”
Gillion Machota, Booktuber
Follow the whimsical adventures of a young squirrel who explores too far from home and is captured by a giant cyclops who loves to bake cookies and feed them to her prisoners.
Laugh out loud in this silly tale that introduces young readers to the zany world of The Land without Color.
November Book Giveaway
Warriors #1: Into the Wild
by Erin Hunter
Read all about how to enter on my Giveaway page.
November Book Club
The Green Ember
by S.D. Smith
Read all about how to join us in our discussion on my Book Club page.
Latest Blog Posts
I am overjoyed to announce that The Land without Color is now available on audiobook! You can now listen to the whimsical adventures of Alvin as he ventures across a strange land where all of the color has been stolen while you are in the car, at the gym, or walking about the neighborhood. It is perfect for kids who haven’t yet learned to read chapter books on their own.
Rumors are stirring of the end of winter. This could lead to disaster throughout the kingdom. Worried by this, Callie wants to go up the mountain with her friends to ask the king. But she hasn’t learned how to fly yet. Then when she discovers the mysterious ice flower, she will need to overcome her fears to bring it to the king. This enchanting story will inspire young readers and warm their hearts.
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