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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 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 Jamie Attenberg
Florence Atwater Jane Aumann Lynn Austin Asa Baber
Richard David Bach M. Molly Backes Beatriz Badikian-Gartler Glenda Bailey-Mershon
Len Bailey Megan Bailey Tracy Baim Regina Harris Baiocchi
Dave Bakke Blue Balliett Stacey Ballis J.E. "Buck" Ballow
O'drean E. Banks Laura Bannon Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Judith Barnard
Lynard Barnes Barbara Barnett Kathi Baron Jerry Barrett
Lois Fowler Barrett 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 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 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 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 Tracy Fuller Costigan Amelia Cotter
Cyrese Covelli Norm Cowie Brian Lloyd 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 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 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 Keir Michael McCulloch Graff
Peter Grandbois Father Andrew Greeley John Michael Green Elizabeth Taylor Greer
Thomas Gregg Eddie Gresham Emily Griffin 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 Hauser Jeff Havens Michael Hays
Robert G. Hays Carol Hegberg Larry Heinemann David Heinzmann
Kat Helgeson Robert Hellenga 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
Edward Everett Tanner III Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Zachary Michael Jack
Marcy Jacobs Jerry Jaffe Angie Michelle James Julie James
Renee 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 Loretta A. Johnson R M Johnson
Rebecca Johns Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Traci L. Jones
James David Jordan John Jordan Matt Jordan Matt Jordon
Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr. Donald Paul Zochert, Jr. 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
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
Richard E. Locher Billy Lombardo Beverly Long Gina Marie Long
David Anderson Lottes Robin Luebs 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
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 Steve Monroe William Vaughn Moody Carol McMcAdams Moore
Edward Kelsey Moore Julia Moore Phyllis Moore Shane Moore
Diane Morlan Isaac Martin 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
Leeann Paisley Pardon Sara Paretsky 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 Steven Gregory Percifield 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 Beatrice Schenk de Regniers Pamela Lyn Reid
Matthew Reinhart Jim Reiss Judith Reveal Aaron Reynolds
Shonda Rhimes Lisa Riebe Sherri Duskey Rinker Laura Ripes
Peter Robertson J. E. Robinson John Eric Robinson Mary Ann Rodman
Eric Rohman Eric Rohmann Andromeda Romano-Lax Tony Romano
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
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 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 Cynda Strong Brendan Sullivan
Susan Sussman Denise Swanson Robert Sward Neva Swartz
Robert Burdette Sweet Lauren Collier Swindler Anthony Michael Swoope Sandra L. Tatara
Robert Lewis Taylor Ravina Thakkar Matthew Thomas Pattie Thomas
Richard Thomas 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 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