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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Fiction)

Fiction genre

Nafissa Thompson-Spires Theodore C. Van Alst, Jr. Deborah Abbott Barbara Abercrombie
James Augustus Able Bradley K. Adams Cie T. Adams Mary Jo Adamson
George Ade John Irving Ades Tomi Adeyemi Carol Madden Adorjan
Gladys Lucy Adshead Samira Ahmed Tracy Ahrens Bryan W. Alaspa
Jacqueline Alcantara 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
Carolyn Armstrong Elizabeth Arnolts Sarah Aronson 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 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 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 Breeden Jennifer Ann Bremer
Carol Brendler 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 Elizabeth M. Brown
Joe Brown Laurie Brown Patricia Joan Brown Rosellen Brown
Tim Brown John Broyles Dave Brozman Andrew Brumbach
Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Amelia Brunskill 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 Amy J. Cattapan Nancy J. Cavanaugh
Orlando Ceaser George Chambers Crystal Chan Raymond Thornton Chandler
Evelina Chao Gloria Chao Dan Chaon Joelle Charbonneau
Marian 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
Dale Coy, MD Frances Kirkwood Crane Forrest Crissey Eugene Cross
Julie Cross Lonnie Cruse Daniel Curley Lindsay N. Currie
Robin Currie Stacy Curtis Barbara D'Amato Brian D'Amato
James Dague Paige A. Dague Scott Dahm Angie Daniels
Kelly Daniels Debra Daugherty Les Davenport Dorothy Salisbury Davis
Dyanne Davis Kevin Davis Mia Nic'cole Dawson Larry Day
Julie Deaver Lori Degman Don DeGrazia Phil DeNapoli
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
Penny Dillon 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 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 Julia Fine
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 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 Todd Hasak-Lowy Amy Hassinger
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 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
Tayari Jones Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Traci L. Jones
James David Jordan John Jordan Matt Jordan 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 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 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 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 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 Molly McNett Thomas McNulty
Adam McOmber 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
Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr. Sterling North Thomas Sterling North Ashley Preston Norton
Jan Novak Catherine O'Connell Clare O'Donohue William J. O'Shea
Kristin A. Oakley Barack Obama 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 John Raffensperger, MD 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 Kathleen Rooney Phyllis Root John Ropa
Augustus Rose Gayle Rosengren Renee Rosen Barb Rosenstock
Amy Krause Rosenthal Yvette C. Ross-Hebron, MD 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
Sandra Kay Schlager Steve Schlager Adam P. Schmitt Josh Schneider
Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber Ernest L Schusky Jason G. Schutte
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
Ellen FitzSimmons Steinberg, PhD 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 Gail Claudia Tanzer
Sandra L. Tatara Robert Lewis Taylor Sandra J. Taylor Ravina Thakkar
Matthew Thomas Pattie Thomas Richard Thomas Andrea Thome
Nafissa Thompson-Spires Mike Thompson Peter J. Thompson Brad Thor
Steve Tomasula Jim Tomlinson Laura Mazzuca Toops Margot Toppen
Natalia G Toreeva 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 Gordon Wayman 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 Eric Wentz, PhD 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 Paul Zochert, Jr. Donald Zochert Mark Zubro Claire Zulkey