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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 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 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
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
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 John Knoerle Ronald Koertge Rick Kogan
Joe Konrath Kristen Koppers Don Kramer 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
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 Stanley Victor Paskavich
Ashley Mackler Paternostro Beverly Patt Richard Wayne Peck 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 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 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 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