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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
Caryn Lazar Amster Mike Anderson Keith Anwar Necia Halpern Apfel
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 Art Baltazar 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 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 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 Crystal Cestari Helen Jean Challand
Gloria Chao Dan Chaon 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
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 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 Elizabeth Flock
Laurie A. Flori 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
Ruth Goring 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
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 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
Zachary Michael Jack Brittany R. Jacobs Christopher Xenopoulos Janus Jerry Bruce Jenkins
Nancy O. Jensen 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 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 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 Amy Lowry Poole Maurice Possley
Joy Preble Randy Prince Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe
Mark E. Pulsifer Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe Jean 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 Harriette Gillem Robinet Dennis Rodman
Mary Ann Rodman Luis J. Rodriguez Robert Rodriguez Gina Rose
Deborah Nodler Rosen Dorothy Rosen Gayle Rosengren 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 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 Ruth Siburt Maria Lynn Sigle
Ruth Silver Shel Silverstein Lorelei Sims Upton 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
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
Hollee Trent William Trombello Kristine J. Trudeau Ernest Edward Tucker
Mark Turcotte Barbara Turner Rita P. Turow Danny Mahlon Underwood
Donna Urbikas Stephanie Ann Vavra Jessica Null Vealitzek Doris Vidaver
Lynn Voedisch Kathleen Vyn Hilary Wagner Isabel Wallace
Elizabeth Walter Darwin McBeth Walton Edward R. Ward 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 Gary K Wolf Marianne Wolf
Cheryl Renee Wyatt Lauren Yoder Jessie Johnson Young Mary Frances Zambreno
Alice Fitch Zeman Jonathan Zemsky Claire Zulkey Allan Zullo