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Authors, Arranged by Audience (Young Adult)

Mary Jo Adamson Deborah Adelman 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
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 Vicki Ellen 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 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 Peter DeVries
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
David Hernandez Melody Herr Esther Hershenhorn Gerald Cannon Hickey
Pat Hickey 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
Robert P. Howard Yorli Pheadrlyn Huff Hua-ling Hu Roger Huisinga
Louise L. Hullinger 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
Matt Jordon 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
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 Richard Payne 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 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 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 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