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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Fiction)

Fiction genre

Deborah Abbott Barbara Abercrombie James Augustus Able Bradley K. Adams
Cie T. Adams Mary Jo Adamson George Ade John Irving Ades
Carol Madden Adorjan Gladys Lucy Adshead Linda Ahern 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
Jane Aumann Lynn Austin Asa Baber Richard David Bach
M. Molly Backes Beatriz Badikian-Gartler Glenda Bailey-Mershon Len Bailey
Megan Bailey Tracy Baim Regina Harris Baiocchi Dave Bakke
Blue Balliett Stacey Ballis J.E. "Buck" Ballow 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 Frannie Bilingsly
Franny Billingsley Barbara Binns Mark Birch Eula Biss
JoAnn Blackman Elizabeth Blackwell John D. Blades 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 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
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 Tracy Fuller Costigan
Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli Norm Cowie Brian Lloyd Cox
Frances Kirkwood Crane Forrest Crissey Eugene Cross Julie Cross
Lonnie Cruse 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 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 Edward Eggleston
JIll Ann Egizii Deborah Eisenberg Joshua Elder Anne Eldridge
Mircea Eliade Stanley Elkin Linda Jane Ellerbee David Ellis
Leanne Statland Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Elizabeth Enright Laura L Enright
Joseph Epstein Hazel Raquel Espinar Jen Estes Chielo Zona Eze
Janet Ayer Fairbank Diana Falanga Diane Falanga Michelle Falkoff
Kat Falls Elizabeth Fama Rilla Farley Kenneth Fearing
Joshua Ferris Todd Ferry Jennie Fields Jenny Fields
Walter Braden Finney George Helgeson Fitch Kathryn Flatt Denise Fleischer
Inglis Fletcher Elizabeth Flock Gillian Flynn Joseph Flynn
Kathy Foiles Jessie Ann Foley Rodney Ford Gary Forrester
Leon Richard Forrest Sharon Ewell Foster Silvia Foti Elizabeth Irons Folsom Fox
Geoffrey Edmund Fox Levi Fox Gina Frangello Jonathan Franzen
Jan Frazier Jack Fredrickson Brian Freeman Edith Freund
Jamie Freveletti Alan H. Friedman 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 Father Andrew 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 Randolph Robert Harrison Claire Hartfield
Kent Haruf Michael Harvey Juanita Harvill Todd Hasak-Lowy
Melanie Lynn Hauser Jeff Havens Michael Hays Robert G. Hays
Carol Hegberg Larry Heinemann David Heinzmann Kat Helgeson
Robert Hellenga Ernest Hemingway Aleksander Hemon Stephanie Hemphill
R. J. Henne Cristina Henriquez Christina Henry Greg Herriges
Margaret Herr 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 Marcy Jacobs
Jerry Jaffe Angie Michelle James Julie James Renee 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 Loretta A. Johnson R M Johnson Rebecca Johns
Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Traci L. Jones James David Jordan
John Jordan Matt Jordan Matt Jordon Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr.
Donald Paul Zochert, Jr. Julia Fine Ward S. Just Stacey Kade
Rick Kaempfer 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
Sindy Lynne Kubitschek 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 Richard E. Locher Billy Lombardo Beverly Long
Gina Marie Long David Anderson Lottes Robin Luebs Demitria Lunetta
Valya Dudycz Lupescu Kathy Lyons John Raffensperger, M.D 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 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 Martin 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 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 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 Elizabeth Peters Joseph G. Peterson
Susan D Peters Diane Petit Harry Mark Petrakis Will Pfeifer
Ellen FitzSimmons Steinberg Ph.D. Eric Wentz, PhD 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 Judith Reveal Aaron Reynolds Shonda Rhimes
Lisa Riebe Sherri Duskey Rinker Laura Ripes Peter Robertson
J. E. Robinson John Eric Robinson Mary Ann Rodman Eric Rohman
Eric Rohmann Andromeda Romano-Lax Tony Romano 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
Chuck Schaden George Scheber Adam Schell Josh Schneider
Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber Ernest L Schusky James Marcus Schuyler
Charles Schwartz Charles Blair Schwend Martin Seay Irene Sedeora
Elsie Crisler Segar Elzie Crisler Segar 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 Liesl Shurtliff
Sheldon Siegel Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Dan Simmons
Danielle Simmons Harold Sinclair Upton Sinclair Upton Beall Sinclair
Maureen Teresa Skaggs Cornelia Otis Skinner 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 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 Cynda Strong Brendan Sullivan 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 Ravina Thakkar Matthew Thomas Pattie Thomas
Richard Thomas Mike Thompson Peter J. Thompson Brad Thor
Steve Tomasula Jim Tomlinson Laura Mazzuca Toops Margot Toppen
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 Misty Wear James David Webb Amanda L. Webster
Robert Weinberg Sheila Kelly Welch Mary V. Welk William Wells
Irvine Welsh 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