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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
Adi Alsaid Julia Alvarez Caryn Lazar Amster Kayla Ancrum
Mike Anderson Joan Walsh Anglund Keith Anwar Necia Halpern Apfel
Katherine A Applegate Pauline Ariel Cal Armistead Carolyn Armstrong
Thomas M. Armstrong Elizabeth Arnolts Deb Aronson Sarah 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 Kathie Bergquist
Marc Bernardin 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 Zac Brewer 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 Chris Cannon Betty Carlson
Kay J. Carr Mort Castle Amy J Cattapan Nancy J. Cavanaugh
John O. Cech Crystal Cestari Helen Jean Challand Crystal Meisaan 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
Sandra Cisneros August Clarke Bruce Cline Esme Raji Codell
Daniel Edward Cohen Emi Watanabe 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 Alex Crespo
Michael Crichton Julie Cross David Cunningham Lindsay N. Currie
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 Zetta Elliott
Eddie Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Lloyd C. Engelbrecht Arlene Erlbach
Richard D. Erlich Reese Eschmann Jen Estes Joel O 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 Candace Fleming
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 Katharine Kendzy Gingold Leslie Goddard
T.M. Goeglin William Goldman Juliana Goodman Edward St John Gorey
Linda Gorham Ruth Goring Catherine Gourley Markelle Grabo
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 Zelma Kay Halemeyer Stephanie Hale Daniel E. Hall
Lynn Hall Sandra Hall Spencer Hall Julie Halpern
Kate Hannigan William Harmening Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Claire Hartfield
Jennifer Hartmann Rachel Hartman Karen D. Harvey Todd Hasak-Lowy
Deborah Heal Betsy Hearne Elizabeth Gould Hearne Mary Winn Heider
Joan He Kat Helgeson James R. Helm Alexander Jude Henry
Christina Henry Janis Herbert David Hernandez Melody Herr
Esther Hershenhorn Brad Herzog 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
John B. Jamison Christopher Xenopoulos Janus Jerry Bruce Jenkins Nancy O. Jensen
Jen Cullerton Johnson Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Joyce Marie Jones
Luvvie Ajayi Jones Nicole Jones Wilbert Jones Dearal Lewis Jordan
John Jordan Matt Jordan Amanda Joy Ophelia Julien
Stacey Kade Cynthia Kadohata Logan Karlie 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
Sam Kirk 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 Jennifer J. Lakhlani
Jen Lancaster Ann Landers Laurie Lawlor Steve Layne
Michael Leali 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 Gabi Mendez
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 William Nikola-Lisa 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
Paul Padron EunSook Pahls Frank Palmasani James Horton Palmer
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 Trisha Prabhu Joy Preble Randy Prince
Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe JS Puller Mark E. Pulsifer
Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe Virginia Ruth Rackley Anuradha D. Rajurkar
Leonard G. Ramirez Julian Randall Ron Rapoport Jim Redd
Laura Renken Dustin Renwick Gloria Respress-Churchwell Chris Rettstatt
Shelly Reuben Judith Reveal Janet Riehecky Kiley Roache
Harriette Gillem Robinet Stacey Robinson Geoff Rodkey 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
Tyler B Ruff Rachel Ruiz Delores Hackett Rutherford Chris Rylander
Leila Sales Misti Sandefur Ted Sanders Wilfred Santiago
Lawrence Santoro Adam Sass Reshma Saujani Gavriel Savit
Howard L. Scamehorn Chuck Schaden Otto Schafer Dave Scheidt
Don Schellie John Schirle Dennis M. Schlagheck Gary D Schmidt
Gary D Schmidt Adam P. Schmitt Kendall Coyne Schofield Eliot Schrefer
Ellen Schreiber Skyler Schrempp Betty Kepka Schultz Irene Schultz
Fern Schumer Vivian Schurfranz Ernest L Schusky Dana Schwartz
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 Joel Shoemaker
Katherine Shonk Sylvia Shults Mary Francis Shura Craig Mary Francis Shura
Liesl Shurtliff Ruth Siburt Rebecca Siegel Maria Lynn Sigle
Ruth Silver Lorelei Sims Suzanne Slade 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 Misa Sugiura Kathryn Ann Sullivan
Kimberly L. Sullivan Nancy Nau Sullivan Miranda Sun Susan Sussman
Robert Donald Sutherland Christine Swanberg Lynn Swango James L Swanson
Anthony Michael Swoope Florance Walton Taylor Diane Telgen Wayne C. Temple
Rachel Terry Ravina Thakkar Richard L. Thomas Stacey S Thompson
Denise Thornton Xixi Tian Dirk I Tiede Mamie Till-Mobley
Paul Timm Laura Mazzuca Toops Joseph Barr Topinka 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 Micheal Witwer 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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