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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 Jane Aumann Lynn 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 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 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
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 Dave Eggers 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
Candace Fleming Meg Fleming 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 Gerri R. Gray
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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
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