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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
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 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 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 Rachel DeWoskin
Gioia Diliberto Jacob Donley Kesha Denice Donnelly Wendelin Van Draanen
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 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
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 Zachary Michael Jack
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 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 Renee Rosen
Veronica Roth 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 Tom Watson 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