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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 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 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