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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 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 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 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
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 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 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