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.

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Benjamin Ellefson


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The color extractor needle from The Collapsing Kingdom
The color extractor eye from The Collapsing Kingdom
Permy sneaking away in Permy and the Cyclops Baker

October Book Giveaway

Each month I give away a paperback copy of a great, middle grade book. This month you have a chance to win:

The Girl Who Drank the Moon
by Kelly Barnhill

Read all about how to enter on my Giveaway page.

October Book Club

Each month I select a great, middle grade book to read together with all of my fans. This month we are reading:

by Amie and Bethany Borst

Read all about how to join us in our discussion on my Book Club page.

Alvin walking across the land of darkness in The Land without Color

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Meet Amie Borst

Meet Amie Borst

Amie Borst is an award-winning children’s author of multiple book series, including Unicorn Tales, Scarily Ever Laughter, and Doomy Prepper. Interested in the arts since she was young, Amie has always been involved in creative endeavors. She began publishing books in 2013 to the delight of many young readers. Now Amie continues to write multiple series, including one with her daughter Bethanie.

Title Reveal

Title Reveal

And the next book title is… Lexi Vega and the Starlight Stone. Lexi Vega is the girl with imagination… A simple twelve-year-old from Colombia, she loves to draw incredible pictures of spectacular worlds.

Then when she finds the mysterious starlight stone, she discovers she can use it to hop into her drawings and walk around in those worlds, interacting with talking frogs, rabbits, robots, and more.

Alvin and Permy spying in The Land without Color

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Permy and the Cyclops Baker by Benjamin Ellefson

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