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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 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Elsie Crisler Segar 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 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 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 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