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Authors, Arranged by Audience (Young Adult)

Mary Jo Adamson Deborah Adelman Tomi Adeyemi Samira Ahmed
Melissa Albert Susan Wittig Albert Amy Alessio Carolyn Alessio
Richard D. Alexander Irma Joan Allen Steve Allen Jennifer Allison
Julia Alvarez Caryn Lazar Amster Mike Anderson Keith Anwar
Necia Halpern Apfel Katherine A Applegate Pauline Ariel Cal Armistead
Thomas M. Armstrong Elizabeth Arnolts Deb Aronson Sarah Arthur
Peter Ascoli Kathryn J. Atwood Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey
Jean Lenore Baker Carl R. Baldwin Margo Lynn Balinski Blue Balliett
O'drean E. Banks Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Vera M. Barber Stephen Bardo
Robert Forrest Barnes Lois Fowler Barrett Teresa Battisti-Cole Marion Dane Bauer
Lyman Frank Baum Clara Kern Bayliss Gloria Beanblossom Leah Beck
Andy Behrens Steve Bellinger Sandra Belton James W. Bennet
James W. Bennet Donna I. Bennett Vicki Bennington Christopher Benson
Miles L. Berger Raymond Bial Raymond L. Bianchi Penny C Bibbs
Lisa Jenn Bigelow Jeff Biggers Franny Billingsley Donald J. Bingle
Barbara Binns Susan Lynn Bishop JoAnn Blackman Eleanor Taylor Bland
Penny Blubaugh 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 Brandt Catherine Brandt Jennifer Ann Bremer Marlene Targ Brill
Rhita J. Brniak Terra Brockman Rainer Lothar Broekel Jerome Brooks
Terry Brooks Dee Brown Fern G. Brown Warren Brown
Andrew Brumbach Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Amelia Brunskill
Kalisha Buchonon Luisa Buehler Steven Burgauer Douglas Isaac Busch
Norman E. Calmese Marie Campbell Betty Carlson Kay J. Carr
Mort Castle John O. Cech Helen Jean Challand Crystal Chan
Gloria Chao Dan Chaon Joelle Charbonneau Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer
Deborah Chester Liz Chilsen Debbi Newton Chocolate David A. Christensen
Daine Mayer Christiansen Josslyn Christmas Linda R. Churchill Sandra Cisneros
Bruce Cline Esme Raji Codell Daniel Edward 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 Ilene Cooper DJ Corchin
Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli Lauren Cowen Norm Cowie
John Coyne Michael Crichton Carolyn Crimi 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 Julie Deaver Mary McCormack Deka
Christa Desir Sarah Dessen Debbie Winnekins Deutsch Dori Dewey
Rachel DeWoskin Gioia Diliberto 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
Joshua Elder Karl Elder Simone Elkeles Linda Jane Ellerbee
Eddie Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Lloyd C. Engelbrecht Arlene Erlbach
Richard D. Erlich Jen Estes Argrow Kitnequa Evans-Ford Carol J Evaul
Scott K. Faingold Diana Falanga Diane Falanga Michelle Falkoff
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 Jeff 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 Leslie Goddard William Goldman Edward St John Gorey
Linda Gorham Catherine Gourley Keir Graff Harold Gray
Theodore Gray Eileen M. Greco Bob W. Greene John Michael Green
Mike Grosso Vicki Grove Johnny Barton Gruelle Joseph R. Grych
Jean Guarino Gabriel Gudding Judie Gulley John Gunther
Margaret Peterson Haddix Gene Ha Stephanie Hale Daniel E. Hall
Lynn Hall Sandra Hall William Harmening Kenneth Dwain Harrelson
Claire Hartfield Karen D. Harvey Todd Hasak-Lowy Deborah Heal
Betsy Hearne Elizabeth Gould Hearne Kat Helgeson James R. Helm
Stephanie Hemphill Christina Henry Janis Herbert Heidi Herman
David Hernandez Melody Herr Esther Hershenhorn Gerald Cannon Hickey
Pat Hickey Silvia Hidalgo Lori Hile Hope C. Hill
Bill Hillmann Timothy Gerard Hillmer Jennifer Holik Shelby Holmes
Harold Holzer Jessica Hopper Victor Carter Horne Paul Hornschemeier
Sollace Hotze Yorli Pheadrlyn Huff Hua-ling Hu Roger Huisinga
Louise L. Hullinger Michele Weber Hurwitz Maria A. Iannotta Edgar Allen Imhoff
Burl Ives Dollie M. Jackson Toneal M. Jackson Brittany R. Jacobs
Christopher Xenopoulos Janus Jerry Bruce Jenkins Nancy O. Jensen Jaleigh Johnson
Jen Cullerton Johnson Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Joyce Marie Jones
Nicole Jones Wilbert Jones Dearal Lewis Jordan John Jordan
Matt Jordan Ophelia Julien Stacey Kade Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman
James F. Keane Thomas John Kearney Barbara Keaton Dan Keding
Reginald Kee Julia Keller Joan L. Kelly James Kennedy
Deborah Kent Danice Kern Mary C Kerr Tom Kertscher
Vanessa King Kathy Kinser Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels Michael Alan Kleen
Stacey Klemstein Catherine Klise M (Mary) Sarah Klise Tom Klise
Lucy Knisley John Knoerle Ronald Koertge Rick Kogan
Joe Konrath Kristen Koppers Don Kramer Daniel Kraus
Kim Krueger Karen Kruse Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert
Peter Kujawinski Patricia Kummer Philip William Kunz Cindy Ladage
Diane A. Ladley Alexandria LaFaye Christine Laing Jen Lancaster
Ann Landers Laurie Lawlor Steve Layne Marcellus Julien Leonard
Carolyn Lesser Leslie Levine Anna M Lewis Francine Lewis
Sydney Lewis Heinrich Lienhard Marilyn Felkel Lingle Gina J Linko
Sonja Paschal Linsley Christopher L. Lisenbee Cynthea Liu David Anderson Lottes
Demitria Lunetta Tom Mach Marcia Mackenbrock Lisa Maggiore
Kekla Magoon Dawn Malone Marianne Malone Patricia Malone
Mary E. Mann Jeff Mariotte Marion M. Markham Christopher Hawley Martin
Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Carmela A. Martino Troy Wayne Martin Mack C. Mason
John Massa Marlee Bethany Matlin 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 Jenny Meyerhoff Courtney E. Michel Linda Mickey
Debbi Migit Brandon Marie Miller Jeanette Mines Wendell Minor
Jacquelyn Mitchard Susan Miura Harriet Monroe Marion Morrison
Joseph C. Morton Richard Allen Morton Robert Anthony Moylan Molly Moynahan
Corinne Mucha Jack Mulqueen Michael H. Murphy Patricia Murphy
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
Erica O'Rourke Carl D. Oblinger Miriam Ofstein Nnedi Okorafor
Walter Olesky Patricia Orvis EunSook Pahls Frank Palmasani
Janie Lynn Panagopoulos Joseph Parisi Linda Sue Park Elise Paschen
Stanley Victor Paskavich Ashley Mackler Paternostro Beverly Patt Richard Wayne Peck
Celia C. Perez Will Pfeifer Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer Jennifer J. Phillips
Daniel Pinkwater Allie Pleiter Jacob D. Poettker Ami Polonsky
Amy Lowry Poole Maurice Possley Patricia Hruby Powell Joy Preble
Randy Prince Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe Mark E. Pulsifer
Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe Virginia Ruth Rackley David Radavich
Leonard G. Ramirez Ron Rapoport Patrick T. Reardon Jim Redd
Laura Renken Dustin Renwick Chris Rettstatt Shelly Reuben
Judith Reveal Randy Richardson Janet Riehecky Kiley Roache
Hariette Gillen Robinet Harriette Gillem Robinet Dennis Rodman Mary Ann Rodman
Luis J. Rodriguez Robert Rodriguez Heidi Bee Roemer Gina Rose
Deborah Nodler Rosen Dorothy Rosen Gayle Rosengren Renee Rosen
Veronica Roth Laura Ruby John David Ruemmler Delores Hackett Rutherford
Chris Rylander Carl Sandburg Misti Sandefur Ted Sanders
Wilfred Santiago Lawrence Santoro Howard L. Scamehorn Chuck Schaden
Don Schellie John Schirle Dennis M. Schlagheck Adam P. Schmitt
Karen Halvorson Schreck Karen Halvorson Schreck Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber
Betty Kepka Schultz Irene Schultz Fern Schumer Vivian Schurfranz
Ernest L Schusky Charles Blair Schwend Donna Seaman Elzie Crisler Segar
Adam Selzer Earl Sewell Karen A. Shaffer Fran Shaff
Art Shay Michael Sheehan Charles J. Shields Katherine Shonk
Sylvia Shults Mary Francis Shura Craig Mary Francis Shura Liesl Shurtliff
Ruth Siburt Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Shel Silverstein
Lorelei Sims Upton Sinclair Upton Beall Sinclair William Sleator
Craig Smith Cynthia L. Smith Cynthia Leitich Smith Jane S. Smith
Marc Kelly Smith Marya Smith Sindy Lynne Smith Rachel Sontag
Gerry Souter Janet Souter Kristina Springer Beth Staas
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 Kathryn Ann Sullivan Kimberly L. Sullivan
Nancy Nau Sullivan Susan Sussman Robert Donald Sutherland Christine Swanberg
Lynn Swango James L Swanson Anthony Michael Swoope Natasha Tarpley
Wayne C. Temple Ravina Thakkar Richard L. Thomas Stacey S Thompson
Denise Thornton Mamie Till-Mobley Paul Timm Laura Mazzuca Toops
Dawne Renee Tortorella Hollee Trent William Trombello Kristine J. Trudeau
Ernest Edward Tucker Mark Turcotte Barbara Turner Rita P. Turow
Danny Mahlon Underwood Donna Urbikas Wendelin Van Draanen Stephanie Ann Vavra
Jessica Null Vealitzek Doris Vidaver Lynn Voedisch Kathleen Vyn
Hilary Wagner David Foster Wallace Isabel Wallace Elizabeth Walter
Darwin McBeth Walton Edward R. Ward Franklin Christopher Ware Franklin Christopher Ware
Tom Watson May Thielgaard Watts Misty Wear Sharon Weber
Amanda L. Webster Ethel Harshbarget Weddle Alyssa Wees Joel E. Westerfield
Cheryl Aylward Whitesel Phyllis A Whitney David Thoreau Wieck Ysabeau S. Wilce
Dominique Wilkins Fred Willman Rachel M. Wilson Robert Dean Wilson
Tonya Latrice Wilson Sally Wisenburg Gary K Wolf Marianne Wolf
Sarah Mcintosh Wooten Sarah Mcintosh Wooten Cheryl Renee Wyatt Lauren Yoder
Jessie Johnson Young Mary Frances Zambreno Alice Fitch Zeman Jonathan Zemsky
Claire Zulkey Allan Zullo