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Authors, Arranged by Audience (Young Adult)

Mary Jo Adamson Deborah Adelman Samira Ahmed Melissa Albert
Susan Wittig Albert Amy Alessio Carolyn Alessio Richard D. Alexander
Irma Joan Allen Steve Allen Jennifer Allison Julia Alvarez
Caryn Lazar Amster Mike Anderson Keith Anwar Necia Halpern Apfel
Katherine Alice Applegate Pauline Ariel Cal Armistead Thomas M. Armstrong
Elizabeth Arnolts Deb Aronson Sarah Arthur Peter Ascoli
Kathryn J. Atwood Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey Jean Lenore Baker
Carl R. Baldwin Margo Lynn Balinski Blue Balliett O'drean E. Banks
Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Vera M. Barber Stephen Bardo Robert Forrest Barnes
Lois Fowler Barrett Teresa Battisti-Cole Marion Dane Bauer Gloria Beanblossom
Leah Beck Andy Behrens Steve Bellinger Sandra Belton
James W. Bennet James W. Bennet Donna I. Bennett Vicki Bennington
Christopher Benson Miles L. Berger Raymond Bial Raymond L. Bianchi
Penny C Bibbs Lisa Jenn Bigelow Jeff Biggers Frannie Bilingsly
Franny Billingsley Donald J. Bingle Barbara Binns Susan Lynn Bishop
JoAnn Blackman Eleanor Taylor Bland Penny Blubaugh Jeffrey Alan Bockman
Gina Boekhout Norman Bolotin Janet Witmeyer Bone Michael Bonesteel
Arna Wendell Bontemps Sharon Shea Bossard Liz Botts Laurie Bradach
Ken Bradbury Ray Bradbury Catharine Brandt Catherine Brandt
Jennifer Ann Bremer Marlene Targ Brill Rhita J. Brniak Terra Brockman
Rainer Lothar Broekel Jerome Brooks Terry Brooks Dee Brown
Fern G. Brown Warren Brown Andrew Brumbach Ivan Brunetti
Kym Brunner Kalisha Buchonon Luisa Buehler Steven Burgauer
Douglas Isaac Busch Norman E. Calmese Betty Carlson Kay J. Carr
Mort Castle John O. Cech Helen Jean Challand Crystal Chan
Gloria Chao Dan Chaon Marian Cheatham Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer
Deborah Chester Liz Chilsen Debbi Newton Chocolate David A. Christensen
Daine Mayer Christiansen Josslyn Christmas Linda R. Churchill Sandra Cisneros
Bruce Cline Esme Raji Codell Daniel Edward Cohen Susan Lois Handler- Cohen
Scotti Cohn Brock Cole Lorna Collier Cherie Colyer
Kandias Conda Anne Condra Dwight Connelly Jim Conover
David Conrad Edward T. Cook Ilene Cooper DJ Corchin
Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli Lauren Cowen Norm Cowie
John Coyne Michael Crichton Carolyn Crimi Julie Cross
David Cunningham Lindsay N. Currie James C. Curtis Karen Cushman
Garin L. Cycholl James Robert Dabbert Scott Dahm Sharon Darrow
Michelle Davis-Newell Marc Davis Sasha Dawn Larry O. Dean
Julie Deaver Mary McCormack Deka Christa Desir Sarah Dessen
Debbie Winnekins Deutsch Dori Dewey Rachel DeWoskin Gioia Diliberto
Jacob Donley Kesha Denice Donnelly Renetta Dudzinski Rosamond DuJardin
Brianna DuMont Finley Peter Dunne Mary R Dunn Mary R Dunn
Julia Durango Roberta Larson Duyff Pamela Dean Dyer-Bennet Michael Allen Dymmoch
Kyle J. Dzapo Mary Tracy Earle Diane Eble Emily Ecton
Helyn Edwards Edward Eggleston Joshua Elder Karl Elder
Simone Elkeles Linda Jane Ellerbee Brian Fox Ellis Brian Fox Ellis
Eddie Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Lloyd C. Engelbrecht Arlene Erlbach
Richard D. Erlich Jen Estes Argrow Kitnequa Evans-Ford Carol J Evaul
Scott K. Faingold Diana Falanga Diane Falanga Michelle Falkoff
Kat Falls Elizabeth Fama Mark Farina Linda Sommer Farley
Robert Milton Fasiang Michael Fearheiley Myke Feinman Brenda A. Ferber
Charles Ferry Beth Finke Eloise Bradly Fink Katherine Mary Fischer
Katherine Mary Fischer Ted C. Fishman Denise Fleischer Jeff Fleischer
Candace Fleming Elizabeth Flock Laurie A. Flori Jessie Ann Foley
Dorsey Connors Forbes Flora Wallis Foss Levi Fox Susan Lorraine Fox
Judith Bloom Fradin Hillary Frank Lee Franklin Melissa Fraterrigo
Jan Frazier David K. Fremon Eric E. Frisch April Young Fritz
Richard Buckminster Fuller Eric Kahn Gale Eric Khan Gale Paula Garner
Dominic Garramone Dominic Garramone Bonnie Geisert Lucia Cordell Getsi
Cole Gibsen John Gile William Earnest Gillespie Jamie Gilson
Leslie Goddard William Goldman Edward St John Gorey Linda Gorham
Catherine Gourley Keir Graff Theodore Gray Eileen M. Greco
Bob W. Greene John Michael Green Mike Grosso Vicki Grove
Johnny Barton Gruelle Joseph R. Grych Jean Guarino Gabriel Gudding
Judie Gulley John Gunther Margaret Peterson Haddix Gene Ha
Stephanie Hale Daniel E. Hall Lynn Hall Sandra Hall
William Harmening Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Claire Hartfield Karen D. Harvey
Todd Hasak-Lowy Deborah Heal Betsy Hearne Elizabeth Gould Hearne
Kat Helgeson James R. Helm Stephanie Hemphill Christina Henry
Janis Herbert Heidi Herman David Hernandez Melody Herr
Esther Hershenhorn Gerald Cannon Hickey Pat Hickey Silvia Hidalgo
Lori Hile Hope C. Hill Bill Hillmann Timothy Gerard Hillmer
Jennifer Holik Shelby Holmes Harold Holzer Jessica Hopper
Victor Carter Horne Paul Hornschemeier Sollace Hotze Yorli Pheadrlyn Huff
Hua-ling Hu Roger Huisinga Louise L. Hullinger Michele Weber Hurwitz
Maria A. Iannotta Edgar Allen Imhoff Burl Ives Dollie M. Jackson
Toneal M. Jackson Brittany R. Jacobs Christopher Xenopoulos Janus Jerry Bruce Jenkins
Nancy O. Jensen Jaleigh Johnson Jen Cullerton Johnson Andrea Jones
Arlene P Jones Joyce Marie Jones Nicole Jones Wilbert Jones
Dearal Lewis Jordan John Jordan Matt Jordan Ophelia Julien
Stacey Kade Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman James F. Keane Thomas John Kearney
Barbara Keaton Dan Keding Reginald Kee Julia Keller
Joan L. Kelly Noman V. Kelly James Kennedy Deborah Kent
Danice Kern Mary C Kerr Tom Kertscher Vanessa King
Kathy Kinser Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels Michael Alan Kleen Stacey Klemstein
Catherine Klise M (Mary) Sarah Klise Tom Klise Lucy Knisley
John Knoerle Ronald Koertge Rick Kogan Joe Konrath
Kristen Koppers Don Kramer Daniel Kraus Kim Krueger
Karen Kruse Sindy Lynne Kubitschek Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert
Peter Kujawinski Patricia Kummer Philip William Kunz Cindy Ladage
Diane A. Ladley Alexandria LaFaye Christine Laing Jen Lancaster
Ann Landers Laurie Lawlor Steve Layne Marcellus Julien Leonard
Carolyn Lesser Leslie Levine Anna M Lewis Francine Lewis
Sydney Lewis Heinrich Lienhard Marilyn Felkel Lingle Gina J Linko
Sonja Paschal Linsley Christopher L. Lisenbee Cynthea Liu David Anderson Lottes
Demitria Lunetta Tom Mach Marcia Mackenbrock Lisa Maggiore
Dawn Malone Marianne Malone Patricia Malone Mary E. Mann
Jeff Mariotte Marion M. Markham Christopher Hawley Martin Claudia Guadalupe Martinez
Carmela A. Martino Troy Wayne Martin Mack C. Mason John Massa
Marlee Bethany Matlin William Maxwell Jim May Michele E. May
Patricia McAdams Erika R. McCall Billy McCarthy Nan Johnson McCarthy
Katherine McCaughan Paul McComas John T. McCutcheon Chris J. McDonald
Keith McGowan Tom E. McGowen Erin McKean Courtney McKinney-Whitaker
Marilee McLeod Virginia Meachum Yvonne Kay Meckfessel Cornelia Lynde Meigs
Jenny Meyerhoff Courtney E. Michel Linda Mickey Debbi Migit
Brandon Marie Miller Jeanette Mines Wendell Minor Jacquelyn Mitchard
Susan Miura Harriet Monroe A D Moore Marion Morrison
Joseph C. Morton Richard Allen Morton Robert Anthony Moylan Molly Moynahan
Corinne Mucha Jack Mulqueen Michael H. Murphy Patricia Murphy
Anne E Neimark Julie Parson Nesbitt Stella Nguepnang Bret Nicholaus
Milton J Nieuwsma William Nikola-Lisa William Nikola-Lisa Sabrina Nixon
Kate Noble Dianne Noland Michael Norman Sterling North
Mary Nourie Erica O'Rourke Carl D. Oblinger Miriam Ofstein
Bayo Ojikutu Nnedi Okorafor Walter Olesky Patricia Orvis
EunSook Pahls Frank Palmasani Janie Lynn Panagopoulos Joseph Parisi
Linda Sue Park Elise Paschen Stanley Victor Paskavich Ashley Mackler Paternostro
Beverly Patt Victor Wayne Pearn Victor Wayne Pearn Richard Wayne Peck
Celia C. Perez Will Pfeifer Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer Jennifer J. Phillips
Daniel Pinkwater Allie Pleiter Jacob D. Poettker Ami Polonsky
Amy Lowry Poole Maurice Possley Patricia Hruby Powell Joy Preble
Randy Prince Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe Mark E. Pulsifer
Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe Virginia Ruth Rackley David Radavich
Leonard G. Ramirez Ron Rapoport Patrick T. Reardon Jim Redd
Laura Renken Dustin Renwick Chris Rettstatt Shelly Reuben
Judith Reveal Randy Richardson Janet Riehecky Hariette Gillen Robinet
Harriette Gillem Robinet Dennis Rodman Mary Ann Rodman Luis J. Rodriguez
Robert Rodriguez Heidi Bee Roemer Gina Rose Deborah Nodler Rosen
Dorothy Rosen Gayle Rosengren Renee Rosen Amy Krause Rosenthal
Veronica Roth Laura Ruby John David Ruemmler Delores Hackett Rutherford
Chris Rylander Carl Sandburg Misti Sandefur Ted Sanders
Wilfred Santiago Lawrence Santoro Howard L. Scamehorn Chuck Schaden
Don Schellie John Schirle Dennis M. Schlagheck Adam P. Schmitt
Karen Halvorson Schreck Karen Halvorson Schreck Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber
Betty Kepka Schultz Irene Schultz Vivian Schurfranz Ernest L Schusky
Charles Blair Schwend Donna Seaman Elsie Crisler Segar Elzie Crisler Segar
Adam Selzer Earl Sewell Karen A. Shaffer Fran Shaff
Art Shay Michael Sheehan Charles J. Shields Katherine Shonk
Sylvia Shults Mary Francis Shura Craig Mary Francis Shura Liesl Shurtliff
Ruth Siburt Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Shel Silverstein
Lorelei Sims Upton Sinclair Upton Beall Sinclair William Sleator
Craig Smith Cynthia L. Smith Cynthia Leitich Smith Jane S. Smith
Marc Kelly Smith Marya Smith Sindy Lynne Smith Rachel Sontag
Gerry Souter Janet Souter Kristina Springer Beth Staas
Craig Steven Stanford Frances Cook Steen Penny Steffen Tim Steil
Irving M. Stein Kevin Stein Ron Stelle Lisa L Sterling
Marjabelle Young Stewart Larry Stillman Helen Stites Kathy Stockman
Kim Strellis Herbert L Stricklin Lee Strobel Stephanie Kate Strohm
Jason Sturner Kathryn Ann Sullivan Kimberly L. Sullivan Nancy Nau Sullivan
Susan Sussman Robert Donald Sutherland Christine Swanberg Lynn Swango
James L Swanson Anthony Michael Swoope Natasha Tarpley Wayne C. Temple
Ravina Thakkar Richard L. Thomas Stacey S Thompson Denise Thornton
Mamie Till-Mobley Paul Timm Laura Mazzuca Toops Dawne Renee Tortorella
Hollee Trent William Trombello Kristine J. Trudeau Ernest Edward Tucker
Mark Turcotte Barbara Turner Rita P. Turow Danny Mahlon Underwood
Donna Urbikas Stephanie Ann Vavra Jessica Null Vealitzek Doris Vidaver
Lynn Voedisch Kathleen Vyn Hilary Wagner David Foster Wallace
Isabel Wallace Elizabeth Walter Darwin McBeth Walton Edward R. Ward
Franklin Christopher Ware Franklin Christopher Ware Tom Watson May Thielgaard Watts
Misty Wear Sharon Weber Amanda L. Webster Ethel Harshbarget Weddle
Joel E. Westerfield Cheryl Aylward Whitesel Phyllis A Whitney David Thoreau Wieck
Ysabeau S. Wilce Dominique Wilkins Fred Willman Rachel M. Wilson
Robert Dean Wilson Tonya Latrice Wilson Sally Wisenburg Gary K Wolf
Marianne Wolf Sarah Mcintosh Wooten Sarah Mcintosh Wooten Cheryl Renee Wyatt
Lauren Yoder Jessie Johnson Young Mary Frances Zambreno Alice Fitch Zeman
Jonathan Zemsky Claire Zulkey Allan Zullo