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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 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 Victor Wayne Pearn Victor Wayne Pearn
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
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
Amy Krause Rosenthal 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 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 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