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Authors Writing for Young Adult

Mary Jo Adamson Deborah Adelman Tomi Adeyemi Kylie Akia
Melissa Albert Susan Wittig Albert Amy Alessio Carolyn Alessio
Richard D. Alexander Irma Joan Allen Steve Allen Jennifer Allison
Julia Alvarez Caryn Lazar Amster Kayla Ancrum Mike Anderson
Joan Walsh Anglund Keith Anwar Necia Halpern Apfel Katherine A Applegate
Pauline Ariel Cal Armistead Thomas M. Armstrong Elizabeth Arnolts
Deb Aronson Sarah Arthur Peter Ascoli Jabari Asim
Kathryn J. Atwood Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey Jean Lenore Baker
Carl R. Baldwin Margo Lynn Balinski Jesse Ball Armand Baltazar
Art Baltazar O'drean E. Banks Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Vera M. Barber
Stephen Bardo Robert Forrest Barnes Lois Fowler Barrett Dennis Bartizal
Teresa Battisti-Cole Marion Dane Bauer Lyman Frank Baum Clara Kern Bayliss
Gloria Beanblossom Leah Beck Andy Behrens Barbara Belford
Steve Bellinger Sandra Belton James W. Bennet James W. Bennet
Donna I. Bennett Vicki Bennington Christopher Benson Miles L. Berger
Raymond L. Bianchi Penny C Bibbs Lisa Jenn Bigelow Jeff Biggers
Barbara Binns Betsy Bird Susan Lynn Bishop JoAnn Blackman
Eleanor Taylor Bland Richard Tyler Blevins Penny Blubaugh Jarm Del Boccio
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 G. Brandt
Jennifer Ann Bremer Marlene Targ Brill Rhita J. Brniak Terra Brockman
Rainer Lothar Broekel Jerome Brooks Terence Dean Brooks Dee Brown
Fern G. Brown Jeffrey Brown Warren Brown Andrew Brumbach
Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Amelia Brunskill Kalisha Buchonon
Luisa Buehler Lauren Burke Douglas Isaac Busch Norman E. Calmese
Marie Campbell Chris Cannon Betty Carlson Kay J. Carr
Mort Castle Nancy J. Cavanaugh John O. Cech Crystal Cestari
Helen Jean Challand Crystal Chan Gloria Chao Dan Chaon
Joelle Charbonneau Eugenia Cheng Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer Deborah Chester
Liz Chilsen Debbi Newton Chocolate David A. Christensen Daine Mayer Christiansen
Josslyn Christmas Linda R. Churchill 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
Raffael Coronelli Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli Lauren Cowen
Norm Cowie John Coyne Michael Crichton Julie Cross
David Cunningham James C. Curtis Karen Cushman Garin L. Cycholl
James Robert Dabbert Scott Dahm Sharon Darrow Michelle Davis-Newell
Marc Davis Ronni Davis Julie Deaver Mary McCormack Deka
Christa Desir Sarah Dessen Debbie Winnekins Deutsch Dori Dewey
Rachel DeWoskin 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 Virginia S. Eifert
Joshua Elder Karl Elder Simone Elkeles Linda Jane Ellerbee
Eddie Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Lloyd C. Engelbrecht Arlene Erlbach
Richard D. Erlich Jen Estes Argrow Kitnequa Evans-Ford Malayna Evans
Carol J Evaul Scott K. Faingold Diana Falanga Diane Falanga
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 Ted C. Fishman
Denise Fleischer 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 Paula Garner Dominic Garramone
Dominic Garramone Bonnie Geisert Lucia Cordell Getsi Cole Gibsen
John Gile William Earnest Gillespie Jamie Gilson Leslie Goddard
T.M. Goeglin William Goldman Juliana Goodman Edward St John Gorey
Linda Gorham Ruth Goring Catherine Gourley Keir Graff
Harold Gray Theodore Gray Eileen M. Greco Bob W. Greene
John Green Mike Grosso Vicki Grove Johnny Barton Gruelle
Joseph R. Grych Jean Guarino Gabriel Gudding Judie Gulley
John Gunther Scott Gustafson Margaret Peterson Haddix Gene Ha
Stephanie Hale Daniel E. Hall Lynn Hall Sandra Hall
Spencer Hall Julie Halpern Kate Hannigan William Harmening
Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Claire Hartfield Rachel Hartman Karen D. Harvey
Todd Hasak-Lowy Deborah Heal Betsy Hearne Elizabeth Gould Hearne
Mary Winn Heider Kat Helgeson James R. Helm Alexander Jude Henry
Christina Henry Janis Herbert Heidi Herman 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 Melanie Holmes 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 Zachary Michael Jack Brittany R. Jacobs
Christopher Xenopoulos Janus Jerry Bruce Jenkins Nancy O. Jensen Jen Cullerton Johnson
Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Joyce Marie Jones Nicole Jones
Wilbert Jones Dearal Lewis Jordan John Jordan Matt Jordan
Amanda Joy Ophelia Julien Stacey Kade Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman
James F. Keane Thomas John Kearney Barbara Keaton Dan Keding
Reginald Kee Joan L. Kelly Jeanette Kendall James Kennedy
Deborah Kent Danice Kern Mary C Kerr Tom Kertscher
Adib Khorram Vanessa King Kathy Kinser Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels
Michael Alan Kleen Stacey Klemstein Catherine Klise M (Mary) Sarah Klise
Tom Klise John Knoerle Ronald Koertge Joe Konrath
Kristen Koppers Don Kramer Daniel Kraus Kim Krueger
Karen Kruse Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert Peter Kujawinski
Patricia Kummer Philip William Kunz Zee Lacson Cindy Ladage
Diane A. Ladley Christine Laing Jen Lancaster Ann Landers
Laurie Lawlor Steve Layne Thomas Patrick Lennon Marcellus Julien Leonard
Carolyn Lesser Leslie Levine Anna M Lewis Francine Lewis
Sydney Lewis Kat Leyh Heinrich Lienhard Marilyn Felkel Lingle
Gina J Linko Sonja Paschal Linsley Vicki Lipe Christopher L. Lisenbee
Cynthea Liu David Anderson Lottes Natalie Lund Demitria Lunetta
Tom Mach Marcia Mackenbrock Lisa Maggiore Kekla Magoon
Dawn Malone Marianne Malone Patricia Malone Mary E. Mann
Lauren Mansy Jeff Mariotte Marion M. Markham Christopher Hawley Martin
Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Carmela A. Martino Troy Wayne Martin Mack C. Mason
John Massa 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
Jonathan Messinger Jenny Meyerhoff Courtney E. Michel Linda Mickey
Stephanie Mided Debbi Migit Brandon Marie Miller Jeanette Mines
Wendell Minor Jacquelyn Mitchard Susan Miura Harriet Monroe
Michael Moreci Andrew Morkes Marion Morrison Joseph C. Morton
Richard Allen Morton Robert Anthony Moylan Molly Moynahan Corinne Mucha
Jack Mulqueen Rosaria Munda Michael H. Murphy Patricia J. Murphy
Hugo Valentin Negron Anne E Neimark Julie Parson Nesbitt Stella Nguepnang
Bret Nicholaus Milton J Nieuwsma Sabrina Nixon Kate Noble
Dianne Noland Michael Norman Sterling North Mary Nourie
Anne Sibley O'Brien Michelle Obama Carl D. Oblinger Miriam Ofstein
Nnedi Okorafor Walter Olesky Patricia Orvis EunSook Pahls
Frank Palmasani Janie Lynn Panagopoulos Joseph Parisi Linda Sue Park
Stanley Victor Paskavich Ashley Mackler Paternostro Beverly Patt Richard Wayne Peck
Celia C. Perez Stella Pevsner Will Pfeifer Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer
Jennifer J. Phillips Christian Marco Picciolini Daniel Pinkwater Rob Plaskas
Allie Pleiter Jacob D. Poettker Ami Polonsky Amy Lowry Poole
Maurice Possley Patricia Hruby Powell Joy Preble Randy Prince
Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe JS Puller Mark E. Pulsifer
Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe Virginia Ruth Rackley Leonard G. Ramirez
Ron Rapoport Jim Redd Laura Renken Dustin Renwick
Gloria Respress-Churchwell Chris Rettstatt Shelly Reuben Judith Reveal
Randy Richardson Janet Riehecky Kiley Roache Harriette Gillem Robinet
Stacey Robinson Dennis Rodman Mary Ann Rodman Luis J. Rodriguez
Robert Rodriguez Caleb Roehrig AnneMarie Rogers Gina Rose
Deborah Nodler Rosen Dorothy Rosen Gayle Rosengren Veronica Roth
Laura Ruby John David Ruemmler Rachel Ruiz Delores Hackett Rutherford
Chris Rylander Leila Sales Misti Sandefur Ted Sanders
Wilfred Santiago Lawrence Santoro Gavriel Savit Howard L. Scamehorn
Chuck Schaden Otto Schafer Don Schellie John Schirle
Dennis M. Schlagheck Adam P. Schmitt Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber
Betty Kepka Schultz Irene Schultz Fern Schumer Vivian Schurfranz
Ernest L Schusky Charles Blair Schwend Stephanie J. Scott Donna Seaman
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 Craig Mary Francis Shura
Liesl Shurtliff Ruth Siburt Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver
Lorelei Sims William Sleator Craig Smith Cynthia L. Smith
Cynthia Leitich Smith Jane S. Smith Marc Kelly Smith Marya Smith
Sherri L Smith Sindy Lynne Smith Rachel Sontag Gerry Souter
Janet Souter Kristina Springer 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 Diana Sudyka
Kathryn Ann Sullivan Kimberly L. Sullivan Nancy Nau Sullivan Susan Sussman
Robert Donald Sutherland Christine Swanberg Lynn Swango James L Swanson
Anthony Michael Swoope Wayne C. Temple Ravina Thakkar Richard L. Thomas
Stacey S Thompson Denise Thornton Xixi Tian Dirk I Tiede
Mamie Till-Mobley Paul Timm Laura Mazzuca Toops Hollee Trent
William Trombello Kristine J. Trudeau Ernest Edward Tucker Barbara Turner
Glennette Tilley Turner Rita P. Turow Danny Mahlon Underwood Donna Urbikas
Wendelin VanDraanen Stephanie Ann Vavra Jessica Null Vealitzek Doris Vidaver
Lynn Voedisch Kathleen Vyn Hilary Wagner Isabel Wallace
Elizabeth Walter Darwin McBeth Walton Edward R. Ward Jasmine Warga
Misty Wear Sharon Weber Amanda L. Webster Ethel Harshbarget Weddle
Alyssa Wees Melanie Weiss Joel E. Westerfield Jack White
Cheryl Aylward Whitesel Michol M Whitney Phyllis A Whitney David Thoreau Wieck
Ysabeau S. Wilce Dominique Wilkins Ebony Joy Wilkins Fred Willman
Rachel M. Wilson Tonya Latrice Wilson Gary K Wolf Marianne Wolf
Cheryl Renee Wyatt Lauren Yoder Jessie Johnson Young Skottie Young
Sarah Zaibak Mary Frances Zambreno Alice Fitch Zeman Jonathan Zemsky
Claire Zulkey Allan Zullo

 

 

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