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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 Jamie 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 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 Victoria Brott 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 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
Keir Michael McCulloch Graff Peter Grandbois Father Andrew Greeley John Michael Green
Elizabeth Taylor Greer Thomas Gregg Eddie Gresham Emily Griffin
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 Hauser Jeff Havens
Michael Hays Robert G. Hays Carol Hegberg Larry Heinemann
David Heinzmann Kat Helgeson Robert Hellenga 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 Edward Everett Tanner III 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. 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 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 Steve Monroe William Vaughn Moody
Carol McMcAdams 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 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 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 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
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 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