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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Fiction)

Fiction genre

Nafissa Thompson-Spires 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 Trever James Bierschbach 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 Ken Bradbury
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 Donald Gerard Evans 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 Kenneth Dwain Harrelson
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 Heidi Herman
Greg Herriges Margaret Herr Brad Herzog 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 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
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
Johnie T Snedeker 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 Michael Wayne 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