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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Fiction)

Fiction genre

Nafissa Thompson-Spires Deborah Abbott Barbara Abercrombie James Augustus Able
Bradley K. Adams Cie T. Adams Mary Jo Adamson George Ade
John Irving Ades Tomi Adeyemi Carol Madden Adorjan Gladys Lucy Adshead
Linda Ahern Samira Ahmed Tracy Ahrens Brian W. Alaspa
Bryan W. Alaspa Dorothy Keeley Aldis Amy Alessio Jeffery Alexander
Nelson Algren Claudia Allen Steve Allen Jennifer Allison
Julia Alvarez Joe Amato Jay Amberg Shanti Ananda
Beth Anderson Max Elliot Anderson Mike Anderson Paul Dale Anderson
Sarah M. Anderson David Angsten Carol Anshaw Pamela Anzalotti
Katherine Alice Applegate Judith Arcana Tony Ardizzone Cal Armistead
Elizabeth Arnolts Jami Attenberg Florence Atwater Jean Marie Auel
Jane Aumann Lynn Austin Mary Hunter Austin Asa Baber
Richard David Bach M. Molly Backes Beatriz Badikian-Gartler Glenda Bailey-Mershon
Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey Megan Bailey Tracy Baim
Regina Harris Baiocchi Dave Bakke Blue Balliett Stacey Ballis
J.E. "Buck" Ballow Ronald H. Balsom O'drean E. Banks Laura Bannon
Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Judith Barnard Lynard Barnes Barbara Barnett
Kathi Baron Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett Dennis Bartizal
William Eleazar Barton Elizabeth Bates Veronica Randolph Batterson Teresa Battisti-Cole
Joan Bauer Ben Bauman Lyman Frank Baum Gloria Beanblossom
Jerrod Begora Andy Behrens Karen Magnuson Beil Barbara Belford
Karen Ann Bellamy Gina Bellisario Michael J. Bellito Saul Bellow
Sandra Belton James Belushi Jessica Bendinger Melanie Benjamin
James W. Bennet Donna I. Bennett James W. Bennett Brooke Bergan
Elizabeth Berg Juls Berghammer Jennifer Berman Drew Bialko
Valerie Biamonte Leigh Buchanan Bienen Trever James Bierschbach Lisa Jenn Bigelow
Frannie Bilingsly Franny Billingsley Barbara Binns Mark Birch
Eula Biss JoAnn Blackman Elizabeth Blackwell John D. Blades
Norbert Blei Robert Albert Bloch Stephanie Bloom Penny Blubaugh
Sherrill Bodine Gina Boekhout Lorraine Boissoneault Susan Furlong Bolliger
Jay Bonansinga Mark Allen Boone Julia Borcherts Merri Borkowski
Karyn E. Bosnak Jenny Boully Bruce Boxleitner Laurie Bradach
Ken Bradbury Ray Bradbury John Bradley James Edward Brady
William Brashler Eva Braswell David M Breedem Jennifer Ann Bremer
Carol Brendler Jane Rachuy Brindel June Rachuy Brindel Deborah C. Brod
Danny Broderick Tracy Broemmer Frederick Lee Brooke Mike Sean Brotherton
Barbara Elizabeth Brown Bruce Brown Devin Brown Howard Browne
Joe Brown Laurie Brown Patricia Joan Brown Rosellen Brown
Tim Brown John Broyles Dave Brozman Andrew Brumbach
Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Kalisha Buchanon Kalisha Buchonon
Kalisha Buckhanon Julia Buckley Rick Buda Larry Bullard
Cris Burks Robert Burleigh Charles Pierce Burton Rex Burwell
Miriam Busch Gary Buslik Robert Olen Butler Laura Bynum
Dennis Byrne Mary Ann Cain Laura Caldwell Susanna Calkins
Vincent Canby Murial Canfield Phil Caputo Gerardo Cardenas
Betty Carlson John Otis Carney Barbara Elliott Carpenter Albert H. Zolotkoff Carr
A.D. Carson Dorothy Sharp Carter John Stewart Carter Vera Caspary
Ana Castillo Marian Johnson Castle P.C. Cast Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Louis Catron Nancy J. Cavanaugh Orlando Ceaser George Chambers
Crystal Chan Raymond Thornton Chandler Evelina Chao Gloria Chao
Dan Chaon Joelle Charbonneau Marian Carol Manseau Cheatham Marian Manseau Cheatham
Maxine Chernoff Victoria Chess Deborah Chester Malcolm Chester
Jessica Chiarella Jennifer Chiaverini G.P. Ching Daine Mayer Christiansen
Sylvia Christmas Rick Chrustowski Vince Churchill Richard Chwedyk
Sandra Cisneros Cheryl Stevens Clark Jack Clark Janice Clark
John Reed Clark Kathleen Clauson Meg Waite Clayton Ryan Van Cleave
Wanda Lou Clevenger John William Clifford Laurie B Clifford Laurie Berry Clifford
Lutricia Lois Clifton Ruth Allison Coates Ian Coburn Rebecca "Becky" Coelho
John Maxwell Coetzee Daniel Edward Cohen Jene Barr Cohen David Keith Cohler
Faly Colaizzi Cyrus Colter Cherie Colyer Elizabeth Connor
David Conrad Bruce Cook Garrett Cook Laetitia Cook
Jeannette Batz Cooperman Robert Lowell Coover Elizabeth Frances Corbett Matthew Cordell
Mark Costello Tracy Fuller Costigan Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli
Norm Cowie Brian Lloyd Cox Michelle Cox Frances Kirkwood Crane
Forrest Crissey Eugene Cross Julie Cross Lonnie Cruse
Daniel Curley Lindsay N. Currie Stacy Curtis Brain D'Amato
Brian D'Amato James Dague Paige A. Dague Scott Dahm
Angie Daniels Kelly Daniels Les Davenport Dorothy Salisbury Davis
Dyanne Davis Kevin Davis Sasha Dawn Mia Nic'cole Dawson
Julie Deaver Lori Degman Don DeGrazia Phil DeNapoli
Janet Desaulniers Janet Desaulniers Christa Desir John J Desjarlais
Plesant DeSpain Debbie Winnekins Deutsch Tracey Devlyn Peter DeVries
Sonali Dev Rachel DeWoskin Suzanne DeYoung Charles Dickinson
Sandy Dickson Sam DiMatteo David K Dodd Zach Dodson
Elizabeth Donald Kesha Denice Donnelly Scott Doornbosch H. D. Doyle
Wendelin Van Draanen Theodore Dreiser Davis Dresser Rosamond DuJardin
Henry Dumas Finley Peter Dunne Mary R Dunn Julia Durango
Pamela Dean Dyer-Bennet Thomas J. Dygard Thomas Dyja Mary Tracy Earle
Marjorie Eatock Jeff Ebbeler Eugenia Eberle Andra Ebert
Morgan Ebert Emily Ecton Helyn Edwards Jennifer Egan
Dave Eggers Edward Eggleston JIll Ann Egizii Deborah Eisenberg
Joshua Elder Anne Eldridge Mircea Eliade Stanley Elkin
Ellen FitzSimmons Steinberg Ph.D. Linda Jane Ellerbee David Ellis Leanne Statland Ellis
Anne Eleanor Emery Elizabeth Enright Laura L Enright Joseph Epstein
Eric Wentz, PhD Hazel Raquel Espinar Jen Estes Donald Gerard Evans
Chielo Zona Eze Janet Ayer Fairbank Diana Falanga Diane Falanga
Michelle Falkoff Kat Falls Elizabeth Fama Rilla Farley
Philip Jose Farmer Kenneth Fearing Joshua Ferris Todd Ferry
Jennie Fields Jenny Fields Walter Braden Finney George Helgeson Fitch
Kathryn Flatt Denise Fleischer Candace Fleming Meg Fleming
Inglis Fletcher Elizabeth Flock Gillian Flynn Joseph Flynn
Kathy Foiles Jessie Ann Foley Elizabeth Irons Folsom Fox Rodney Ford
Gary Forrester Leon Richard Forrest Sharon Ewell Foster Silvia Foti
Geoffrey Edmund Fox Levi Fox Gina Frangello Jonathan Franzen
Jan Frazier Jack Fredrickson Brian Freeman Edith Freund
Jamie Freveletti Alan H. Friedman Richard P. Frisbie April Young Fritz
Barara Froman Robert Fromberg Sara Hoskinson Frommer Jack (William) Fuller
Eric Khan Gale Marilyn A. Gardiner Christopher Garlington Paula Garner
Ron Gawthorp Nancy Gee Shane Gericke Chris Gerrib
Carol Blake Gerrond Harry R Gersteneker Reginald Gibbons Cole Gibsen
John Michael Gibson Emily Giffin Jan Spivey Gilchrist Jim Gill
Rebecca Claire Gilman Victor David Giron Patrick Girouard Dan Glaubke
Frederick Dilley Glidden Stacey Glorioso George P. Godfrey T.M. Goeglin
Stuart V. Goldberg Goldie Goldbloom Leslie Morris Golden William Goldman
Alan Goldsher Jonathon Goldstein Laurence Gonzales Thea Goodman
Kim E. Gordon Edward St John Gorey Laura Gough Charlotte Towner Graeber
Keir Graff Peter Grandbois Gerri R. Gray Andrew M. Greeley
John Michael Green Elizabeth Taylor Greer Thomas Gregg Eddie Gresham
Kathryn Meyer Griffith John Griswold Mike Grosso Vicki Grove
Sara Gruen Bryan Gruley Mary Gruner Paul Gude
Judie Gulley Amy Guth Patricia A. Guthrie Dorothy Haas
Daniel E. Hall Tim Hall Julie Halpern R.M Hamilton
Rebecca Hamlin John Hankiewicz Charise Mericle Harper Jorjet Harper
Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Randolph Robert Harrison Claire Hartfield Kent Haruf
Michael Harvey Juanita Harvill Todd Hasak-Lowy Amy Hassinger
Melanie Lynn Hauser Jeff Havens Michael Hays Robert G. Hays
Carol Hegberg Mary Winn Heider Larry Heinemann David Heinzmann
Kat Helgeson Robert Hellenga Ernest Hemingway Aleksander Hemon
Stephanie Hemphill R. J. Henne Cristina Henriquez Christina Henry
Heidi Herman Greg Herriges Margaret Herr Brad Herzog
Denia Lewis Hester Gerald Cannon Hickey Pat Hickey Caleb J Hicks
Hal Higdon Lisa Higgs Gracie Hill Hope C. Hill
Jonathan D. Hill Bill Hillmann Timothy Gerard Hillmer Daryl Hine
Karl Hoepfner Samantha Hoffman Chris Holaves Nicole Hollander
Michael Bret Hood Paul Hornschemeier James Hosek Christine Houston
Helen Howe Sonya Huber Cody Hudson Maureen Hughes
Maureen K. Hughes Kevin Huizenga Thomas Hund Lindsay Hunter
Michele Weber Hurwitz Jean A. Hutchison Kimberly Hutmacher Daniel Scott Irwin
Sandra Jackson-Opoku Zachary Michael Jack John Jacob Marcy Jacobs
Jerry Jaffe Angie Michelle James Julie James Renee James
Samantha James Lauren Jankowski Stanislaw Jaroszek Jerry Bruce Jenkins
Megg Jensen Reverand Sandra J Jewell Sally D. John Diana F. Johnson
Jaleigh Johnson Jen Cullerton Johnson Kirk Wallace Johnson Loretta A. Johnson
R M Johnson Rebecca Johns Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones
Traci L. Jones James David Jordan John Jordan Matt Jordan
Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr. Donald Paul Zochert, Jr. Julia Fine Ward S. Just
Stacey Kade Rick Kaempfer Stuart M. Kaminsky Emily Kaplan
Alexander Karanikas Steve Karas Josh Karp Lynn Kear
Barbara Keaton William Ford Keefe Owen John Keehnen Thomas J. Keevers
Julia Keller Joan L. Kelly Kersten L Kelly Mary Pat Kelly
Noman V. Kelly Norman V. Kelly Erika J. Kendrick Scott Kenemore
Eugene Cullen Kennedy James Kennedy Deborah Kent David A Kentner
Michael David Kilian Scott Alan Kinder Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels Cyn Kitchen
Wayne Klatt Michael Alan Kleen Dan Klefstad Stacey Klemstein
Catherine Klise James Klise M (Mary) Sarah Klise Tom Klise
Judy Douglas Knauer Nancy Knights Lucy Knisley Joanne Koch
Raymond Koch Rebecca Kohles Julie Kolb Marsena Konkle
Joe Konrath Mary Robinette Kowal Joseph J Kozma Don Kramer
Daniel Kraus K.S. Krueger Kim Krueger Laura Krughoff
Thomas E. Krupowicz Mary Kubica Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert
Peter Kujawinski Philip William Kunz Aryn Kyle Elizabeth Ladage
Alexandria LaFaye Barbara Laken Jen Lancaster Adam Langer
Karla Lang Wayne Lanter Julie Larson Anne Laughlin
Gary Lawrence Debborah Dover Layne Deborah Dover Layne Rita Leganski
Will Leitch Scott A Lerner Adam Levin Sara Levine
Meyer Levin Laurie Levy Janet Loxley Lewis Daniel S. Libman
Norma Libman Syd Lieberman Tony Lindsay Gina J Linko
Christopher L. Lisenbee Cynthea Liu Ginnie Lo Richard E. Locher
Billy Lombardo Beverly Long Gina Marie Long David Anderson Lottes
Robin Luebs Donna Lukas Demitria Lunetta Valya Dudycz Lupescu
Kathy Lyons John Raffensperger, M.D Charles G. MacArthur Kathleen MacDonnell
Tom Mach Esther L Mackey Norman Maclean Rose MacMurray
Molly MacRae Conor Robin Madigan Lisa Maggiore Geralyn Hesslau Magrady
Mickle Maher Brenda Major Rebecca Makkai Dawn Malone
Marianne Malone Deborah Marcero Martin Marcus Grace Mark
Maggie Marr David Lozell Martin Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Lee Martin
David Marusek John Massa Cheryl Matlock John H. Matthews
Robert Lee Maupin Eric Charles May Lynne Mayer Michele E. May
Anthony Mays Patricia McAdams Brenda Fay McCain Sarah Grace McCandless
Jeremy McCarter Katherine McCaughan Don S. McClure Gene McCormick
Julie McDonald Melinda McDonald Kathleen McDonnell Lorraine McGregor
Ralph McInerney Erin McKean Courtney McKinney-Whitaker Neil McMahon
Frances McNamara John M. McNamara Kelly O'Connor McNees Kelly O'connor McNees
Molly McNett Thomas McNulty Adam McOmber Dale Coy, MD
John Meacham Mark Howard Medoff Jeanne Meeks Fredericka Meiners
Barbara Mertz Sharon Mesmer Susan Messer Jenny Meyerhoff
Linda Mickey Debbi Migit Jeffrey D. Miller Sheila Peele Miller
Wayne Miller Jeanette Mines Katherine Min France Mitchell
Tad Mitchell Todd Mitchell Susan Miura Faisal Mohyuddin
Steve Monroe William Vaughn Moody Carol McAdams Moore Edward Kelsey Moore
Julia Moore Phyllis Moore Shane Moore Diane Morlan
Isaac Morris Velma Morrison Melissa Morrissey Ted Morrissey
Alison Strobel Morrow Willard Motley Molly Moynahan Corinne Mucha
Joan Muller Nami Mun Peggy Munson Rosalie Murray
Jack R. Myers James E. Myers Joan Naper Jamil Nasir
Noreen Carol Natale Amy Sue Nathan Henry H. Neff Rosina Neginsky
Franchot DeVon Nelson Sally Nemeth Miriam Nerlove Alec Nevala-Lee
Charlie Newton Stella Nguepnang Bich Ming Nguyen Bret Nicholaus
Nichelle Nichols Audrey Niffenegger Barbra Nightingale Anders Nilsen
Bonnie Larkin Nims Sabrina Nixon Kate Noble Janet Nolan
Farhan Noorani Robert Nordan Michael Norman Sterling North
Thomas Sterling North Ashley Preston Norton Jan Novak Catherine O'Connell
Clare O'Donohue William J. O'Shea Kristin A. Oakley Achy Obejas
Miriam Ofstein Bayo Ojikutu Bayo Ojikutu Bayo Sonny Olayinka Ojikutu
Nnedi Okorafor Annmarie Orgega Patricia Orvis Mary A Osborne
Florence Osmund Helen Macie Osterman Tawni O`Dell Leann Paisley-Pardon
James Horton Palmer Leeann Paisley Pardon Sara Paretsky Linda Sue Park
Samuel Park Samuel Parks Zach Parsons Geoff Partlow
Stanley Victor Paskavich Brigid Pasulka Allison Pataki Ashley Mackler Paternostro
Jean L.S. Patrick Beverly Patt Michael Alan Peck Richard Wayne Peck
Steven Gregory Percifield Useni Eugene Perkins Elizabeth Peters Joseph G. Peterson
Susan D Peters Diane Petit Harry Mark Petrakis Will Pfeifer
Morris Philipson Rosemarie Piemonte Rosemary Piemonte Craig Pierce
Sharon Pierce Gail Piernas-Davenport Charyl Miller Pingleton Daniel Pinkwater
Arthur Plotnik Fran Podulka Sheri Poe-Pape Jacob D. Poettker
Ami Polonsky Peter Ponzio Ernest Cook Poole Ben Popp
Todd Porter Steffan Postaer Jannifer Colleen Powelson John R. Powers
Richard M. Gorman Powers Joy Preble Steve Pribish Marjorie Price
Adam Prince Erin Pringle jim Proebstle Alice Provensen
Martin Provensen Vicki Quade Laura Quinn Jean Rabe
Bob Raczka Lori Rader-Day Dina Rae Michael Raleigh
Christopher Raschka Rebecca Anne Rasmussen Peggy Rathmann Patrick T. Reardon
Beatrice Schenk de Regniers Pamela Lyn Reid Matthew Reinhart Jim Reiss
Aaron Renier Judith Reveal Aaron Reynolds Shonda Rhimes
Lisa Riebe Sherri Duskey Rinker Laura Ripes Emily Robbins
Peter Robertson J. E. Robinson John Eric Robinson Mary Ann Rodman
Eric Rohman Eric Rohmann Andromeda Romano-Lax Tony Romano
Natalie Rompella Kathleen Rooney Phyllis Root John Ropa
Augustus Rose Gayle Rosengren Renee Rosen Barb Rosenstock
Amy Krause Rosenthal Philip Milton Roth Veronica Roth Holly Rozner
Laura Ruby Chris Rylander Ted Sabine Mahmoud Saeed
Samuel Allen Salter Erika L. Sanchez Deon C. Sanders Ted Sanders
Wilfred Santiago Lawrence Santoro Greg Sarwa George Saunders
Chuck Schaden George Scheber Adam Schell Steve Schlager
Adam P. Schmitt Josh Schneider Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber
Ernest L Schusky James Marcus Schuyler Charles Schwartz Charles Blair Schwend
Martin Seay Irene Sedeora Elzie Crisler Segar Chad Sell
Adam Selzer Earl Sewell Sara F. Shacter Alex Shaker
Johanna Shapard Michael Sheehan Diana Sheets Diana E. Sheets
Mike D. Shepherd Ryan Sherwood Sun Yung Shin Porter Shreve
Sylvia Shults Mary Francis Shura Craig Liesl Shurtliff Sheldon Siegel
Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Dan Simmons Danielle Simmons
Shanna Simpson Harold Sinclair Upton Sinclair Upton Beall Sinclair
Maureen Teresa Skaggs Cornelia Otis Skinner James Park Sloan Andrea Witzke Slot
Mark Slouka Chandler Klang Smith Craig Smith Cynthia Leitich Smith
Ed H Smith Greg Leitich Smith Henry Justin Smith Ian K. Smith
Jane S. Smith Sindy Lynne Smith Johnie T Snedeker Christine Sneed
David M. Sokol Sharon Solowitz Sharon Solwitz Patrick Somerville
Joanne L Sparks Erica Spindler Ruth Spiro T.M. Spooner
Kristina Springer Beth Staas Vincent Starrett Tom Michael Steele
Penny Steffen Bruce Steinberg Neil Steinberg Leslie Stella
Ron Stelle Ruth Stephan Jennifer Stevenson Megan Stielstra
Larry Stillman Jack Stockman Kathy Stockman Pam S. Stone
R.W. Stone Ryan Stone Matthew Stover Mark Strand
Kim Strellis Kim Strickland Alison Strobel Stephanie Kate Strohm
Cynda Strong Brendan Sullivan Tereasa Surratt Susan Sussman
Denise Swanson Robert Sward Neva Swartz Robert Burdette Sweet
Lauren Collier Swindler Anthony Michael Swoope Edward Everett Tanner III Sandra L. Tatara
Robert Lewis Taylor Sandra J. Taylor Ravina Thakkar Matthew Thomas
Pattie Thomas Richard Thomas Andrea Thome Mike Thompson
Peter J. Thompson Brad Thor Steve Tomasula Jim Tomlinson
Laura Mazzuca Toops Margot Toppen Natalia G Toreeva Dawne Renee Tortorella
Cynthia Tottleben Vu Tran Vu Tran Hollee Trent
Amanda Trimble Kristine J. Trudeau (Arthur) Wilson Tucker Kathy Tucker
W.D. Tucker Al Tudyman Bernard C. Turner Rita P. Turow
Scott Turow Joanna Beth Tweedy Michael Tyler Janice May Udry
Luis Alberto Urrea Robert Vall Maureen Valvassori Sara Varon
William M. Vasquez Jessica Null Vealitzek Mark Ventimiglia Fred Venturini
Michael P. Verticchio Sharon De Vita Lynn Voedisch Arthur Charles Voellinger
Kurt Vonnegut Hilary Wagner Claude Walker Julie Ann Walker
Irving Wallace Leslie Elson Waller Jennifer Ward Chris Ware
Franklin Christenson Ware Franklin Christopher Ware Charles Dudley Warner Tom Watson
Michael Wayne Misty Wear James David Webb Amanda L. Webster
Robert Weinberg Sheila Kelly Welch Mary V. Welk William Wells
Irvine Welsh Lloyd Wendt Thomas W. Wente Joel E. Westerfield
Courtney Westlake Charlene Wexler Rita Coburn Whack Kathleen H. Wheeler
Curtis White Edmund White Phyllis A Whitney Steve Wiegenstein
Nancy S. Wikarski Ysabeau S. Wilce Thornton Niven Wilder Michael Wiley
Dominique Wilkins Anita Williams Rachel M. Wilson Robert Dean Wilson
Tonya Latrice Wilson Wendy A Wilson Mary Wings Andrew Winkel
Jeanette Winter Sally Wisenburg Gene Wolfe Pamela J. Wolfe
Gary K Wolf Neema Woodard Allan Woodrow Eric M. Woods
Catherine Woolley David Wright G.K. Wuori Cheryl Renee Wyatt
Sandra S. Yamate Sherry Yanow Camille Yarbrough Shelby Yastrow
Phil Yeh Chris Young Reggie Scott Young James Block Zagel
Mary Frances Zambreno Louis Zara Lance Q. Zedric Bill Zehme
Paul O. Zelinsky Jonathan Zemsky Natalie Ziarnik Elsie Ziegler
Joanne Zienty David A, Zimmerman Robert D. Zimmerman Jeanna M. Zivalich
Donald Zochert Mark Zubro Claire Zulkey