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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Fiction)

Fiction genre

Nafissa Thompson-Spires Theodore C. Van Alst, Jr. Deborah Abbott Barbara Abercrombie
James Augustus Able Bradley K. Adams Cie T. Adams Mary Jo Adamson
George Ade John Irving Ades Tomi Adeyemi Carol Madden Adorjan
Gladys Lucy Adshead Linda Ahern Samira Ahmed Tracy Ahrens
Brian W. Alaspa Bryan W. Alaspa Dorothy Keeley Aldis Amy Alessio
Jeffery Alexander Nelson Algren Claudia Allen Steve Allen
Jennifer Allison Julia Alvarez Joe Amato Jay Amberg
Shanti Ananda Beth Anderson Max Elliot Anderson Mike Anderson
Paul Dale Anderson Sarah M. Anderson David Angsten Carol Anshaw
Pamela Anzalotti Katherine Alice Applegate Judith Arcana Tony Ardizzone
Cal Armistead Elizabeth Arnolts Jami Attenberg Florence Atwater
Jean Marie Auel Jane Aumann Lynn Austin Mary Hunter Austin
Asa Baber Richard David Bach M. Molly Backes Beatriz Badikian-Gartler
Glenda Bailey-Mershon Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey Megan Bailey
Tracy Baim Regina Harris Baiocchi Dave Bakke Blue Balliett
Stacey Ballis J.E. "Buck" Ballow Ronald H. Balsom O'drean E. Banks
Laura Bannon Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Judith Barnard Lynard Barnes
Barbara Barnett Kathi Baron Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett
Dennis Bartizal William Eleazar Barton Elizabeth Bates Veronica Randolph Batterson
Teresa Battisti-Cole Joan Bauer Ben Bauman Lyman Frank Baum
Gloria Beanblossom Jerrod Begora Andy Behrens Karen Magnuson Beil
Barbara Belford Karen Ann Bellamy Gina Bellisario Michael J. Bellito
Saul Bellow Sandra Belton James Belushi Jessica Bendinger
Melanie Benjamin James W. Bennet Donna I. Bennett James W. Bennett
Brooke Bergan Elizabeth Berg Juls Berghammer Jennifer Berman
Drew Bialko Valerie Biamonte Leigh Buchanan Bienen Trever James Bierschbach
Lisa Jenn Bigelow Frannie Bilingsly Franny Billingsley Barbara Binns
Mark Birch Eula Biss JoAnn Blackman Elizabeth Blackwell
John D. Blades Norbert Blei Robert Albert Bloch Stephanie Bloom
Penny Blubaugh Sherrill Bodine Gina Boekhout Lorraine Boissoneault
Susan Furlong Bolliger Jay Bonansinga Mark Allen Boone Julia Borcherts
Merri Borkowski Karyn E. Bosnak Jenny Boully Bruce Boxleitner
Laurie Bradach Ken Bradbury Ray Bradbury John Bradley
James Edward Brady William Brashler Eva Braswell David M Breedem
Jennifer Ann Bremer Carol Brendler Jane Rachuy Brindel June Rachuy Brindel
Deborah C. Brod Danny Broderick Tracy Broemmer Frederick Lee Brooke
Mike Sean Brotherton Barbara Elizabeth Brown Bruce Brown Devin Brown
Howard Browne Joe Brown Laurie Brown Patricia Joan Brown
Rosellen Brown Tim Brown John Broyles Dave Brozman
Andrew Brumbach Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Kalisha Buchanon
Kalisha Buchonon Kalisha Buckhanon Julia Buckley Rick Buda
Larry Bullard Cris Burks Robert Burleigh Charles Pierce Burton
Rex Burwell Miriam Busch Gary Buslik Robert Olen Butler
Laura Bynum Dennis Byrne Mary Ann Cain Laura Caldwell
Susanna Calkins Vincent Canby Murial Canfield Phil Caputo
Gerardo Cardenas Betty Carlson John Otis Carney Barbara Elliott Carpenter
Albert H. Zolotkoff Carr A.D. Carson Dorothy Sharp Carter John Stewart Carter
Vera Caspary Ana Castillo Marian Johnson Castle P.C. Cast
Mary Hartwell Catherwood Louis Catron Nancy J. Cavanaugh Orlando Ceaser
George Chambers Crystal Chan Raymond Thornton Chandler Evelina Chao
Gloria Chao Dan Chaon Joelle Charbonneau Marian Carol Manseau Cheatham
Marian Manseau Cheatham Maxine Chernoff Victoria Chess Deborah Chester
Malcolm Chester Jessica Chiarella Jennifer Chiaverini G.P. Ching
Daine Mayer Christiansen Sylvia Christmas Rick Chrustowski Vince Churchill
Richard Chwedyk Sandra Cisneros Cheryl Stevens Clark Jack Clark
Janice Clark John Reed Clark Kathleen Clauson Meg Waite Clayton
Ryan Van Cleave Wanda Lou Clevenger John William Clifford Laurie B Clifford
Laurie Berry Clifford Lutricia Lois Clifton Ruth Allison Coates Ian Coburn
Rebecca "Becky" Coelho John Maxwell Coetzee Daniel Edward Cohen Jene Barr Cohen
David Keith Cohler Faly Colaizzi Cyrus Colter Cherie Colyer
Elizabeth Connor David Conrad Bruce Cook Garrett Cook
Laetitia Cook Jeannette Batz Cooperman Robert Lowell Coover Elizabeth Frances Corbett
Matthew Cordell Mark Costello Tracy Fuller Costigan Amelia Cotter
Cyrese Covelli Norm Cowie Brian Lloyd Cox Michelle Cox
Frances Kirkwood Crane Forrest Crissey Eugene Cross Julie Cross
Lonnie Cruse Daniel Curley Lindsay N. Currie Stacy Curtis
Brain D'Amato Brian D'Amato James Dague Paige A. Dague
Scott Dahm Angie Daniels Kelly Daniels Debra Daugherty
Les Davenport Dorothy Salisbury Davis Dyanne Davis Kevin Davis
Sasha Dawn Mia Nic'cole Dawson Julie Deaver Lori Degman
Don DeGrazia Phil DeNapoli Janet Desaulniers Janet Desaulniers
Christa Desir John J Desjarlais Plesant DeSpain Debbie Winnekins Deutsch
Tracey Devlyn Peter DeVries Sonali Dev Rachel DeWoskin
Suzanne DeYoung Charles Dickinson Sandy Dickson Sam DiMatteo
David K Dodd Zach Dodson Elizabeth Donald Kesha Denice Donnelly
Scott Doornbosch H. D. Doyle Wendelin Van Draanen Theodore Dreiser
Davis Dresser Rosamond DuJardin Henry Dumas Finley Peter Dunne
Mary R Dunn Julia Durango Pamela Dean Dyer-Bennet Thomas J. Dygard
Thomas Dyja Mary Tracy Earle Marjorie Eatock Jeff Ebbeler
Eugenia Eberle Andra Ebert Morgan Ebert Emily Ecton
Helyn Edwards Jennifer Egan Dave Eggers Edward Eggleston
JIll Ann Egizii Deborah Eisenberg Joshua Elder Anne Eldridge
Mircea Eliade Stanley Elkin Ellen FitzSimmons Steinberg Ph.D. Linda Jane Ellerbee
David Ellis Leanne Statland Ellis Anne Eleanor Emery Elizabeth Enright
Laura L Enright Joseph Epstein Eric Wentz, PhD Hazel Raquel Espinar
Jen Estes Donald Gerard Evans Chielo Zona Eze Janet Ayer Fairbank
Diana Falanga Diane Falanga Michelle Falkoff Kat Falls
Elizabeth Fama Rilla Farley Philip Jose Farmer Kenneth Fearing
Joshua Ferris Todd Ferry Jennie Fields Jenny Fields
Walter Braden Finney George Helgeson Fitch Kathryn Flatt Denise Fleischer
Candace Fleming Meg Fleming Inglis Fletcher Elizabeth Flock
Gillian Flynn Joseph Flynn Kathy Foiles Jessie Ann Foley
Elizabeth Irons Folsom Fox Rodney Ford Gary Forrester Leon Richard Forrest
Sharon Ewell Foster Silvia Foti Geoffrey Edmund Fox Levi Fox
Gina Frangello Jonathan Franzen Jan Frazier Jack Fredrickson
Brian Freeman Edith Freund Jamie Freveletti Alan H. Friedman
Richard P. Frisbie April Young Fritz Barara Froman Robert Fromberg
Sara Hoskinson Frommer Jack (William) Fuller Eric Khan Gale Marilyn A. Gardiner
Christopher Garlington Paula Garner Ron Gawthorp Nancy Gee
Shane Gericke Chris Gerrib Carol Blake Gerrond Harry R Gersteneker
Reginald Gibbons Cole Gibsen John Michael Gibson Emily Giffin
Jan Spivey Gilchrist Jim Gill Rebecca Claire Gilman Victor David Giron
Patrick Girouard Dan Glaubke Frederick Dilley Glidden Stacey Glorioso
George P. Godfrey T.M. Goeglin Stuart V. Goldberg Goldie Goldbloom
Leslie Morris Golden William Goldman Alan Goldsher Jonathon Goldstein
Laurence Gonzales Thea Goodman Kim E. Gordon Edward St John Gorey
Laura Gough Charlotte Towner Graeber Keir Graff Peter Grandbois
Gerri R. Gray Andrew M. Greeley John Michael Green Elizabeth Taylor Greer
Thomas Gregg Eddie Gresham Kathryn Meyer Griffith John Griswold
Mike Grosso Vicki Grove Sara Gruen Bryan Gruley
Mary Gruner Paul Gude Judie Gulley Amy Guth
Patricia A. Guthrie Dorothy Haas Daniel E. Hall Tim Hall
Julie Halpern R.M Hamilton Rebecca Hamlin John Hankiewicz
Charise Mericle Harper Jorjet Harper Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Randolph Robert Harrison
Claire Hartfield Kent Haruf Michael Harvey Juanita Harvill
Todd Hasak-Lowy Amy Hassinger Melanie Lynn Hauser Jeff Havens
Michael Hays Robert G. Hays Carol Hegberg Mary Winn Heider
Larry Heinemann David Heinzmann Kat Helgeson Robert Hellenga
Ernest Hemingway Aleksander Hemon Stephanie Hemphill R. J. Henne
Cristina Henriquez Christina Henry Heidi Herman Greg Herriges
Margaret Herr Brad Herzog Denia Lewis Hester Gerald Cannon Hickey
Pat Hickey Caleb J Hicks Hal Higdon Lisa Higgs
Gracie Hill Hope C. Hill Jonathan D. Hill Bill Hillmann
Timothy Gerard Hillmer Daryl Hine Karl Hoepfner Samantha Hoffman
Chris Holaves Nicole Hollander Michael Bret Hood Paul Hornschemeier
James Hosek Christine Houston Helen Howe Sonya Huber
Cody Hudson Maureen Hughes Maureen K. Hughes Kevin Huizenga
Thomas Hund Lindsay Hunter Michele Weber Hurwitz Jean A. Hutchison
Kimberly Hutmacher Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Zachary Michael Jack
John Jacob Marcy Jacobs Jerry Jaffe Angie Michelle James
Julie James Renee James Samantha James Lauren Jankowski
Stanislaw Jaroszek Jerry Bruce Jenkins Megg Jensen Reverand Sandra J Jewell
Sally D. John Diana F. Johnson Jaleigh Johnson Jen Cullerton Johnson
Kirk Wallace Johnson Loretta A. Johnson R M Johnson Rebecca Johns
Andrea Jones Arlene P Jones Traci L. Jones James David Jordan
John Jordan Matt Jordan Benjamin Franklin Norris, Jr. Donald Paul Zochert, Jr.
Julia Fine Ward S. Just Stacey Kade Rick Kaempfer
Stuart M. Kaminsky Emily Kaplan Alexander Karanikas Steve Karas
Josh Karp Lynn Kear Barbara Keaton William Ford Keefe
Owen John Keehnen Thomas J. Keevers Julia Keller Joan L. Kelly
Kersten L Kelly Mary Pat Kelly Noman V. Kelly Norman V. Kelly
Erika J. Kendrick Scott Kenemore Eugene Cullen Kennedy James Kennedy
Deborah Kent David A Kentner Michael David Kilian Scott Alan Kinder
Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels Cyn Kitchen Wayne Klatt Michael Alan Kleen
Dan Klefstad Stacey Klemstein Catherine Klise James Klise
M (Mary) Sarah Klise Tom Klise Judy Douglas Knauer Nancy Knights
Lucy Knisley Joanne Koch Raymond Koch Rebecca Kohles
Julie Kolb Marsena Konkle Joe Konrath Mary Robinette Kowal
Joseph J Kozma Don Kramer Daniel Kraus K.S. Krueger
Kim Krueger Laura Krughoff Thomas E. Krupowicz Mary Kubica
Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert Peter Kujawinski Philip William Kunz
Aryn Kyle Elizabeth Ladage Alexandria LaFaye Barbara Laken
Jen Lancaster Adam Langer Karla Lang Wayne Lanter
Julie Larson Anne Laughlin Gary Lawrence Debborah Dover Layne
Deborah Dover Layne Rita Leganski Will Leitch Scott A Lerner
Adam Levin Sara Levine Meyer Levin Laurie Levy
Janet Loxley Lewis Daniel S. Libman Norma Libman Syd Lieberman
Tony Lindsay Gina J Linko Christopher L. Lisenbee Cynthea Liu
Ginnie Lo Richard E. Locher Billy Lombardo Beverly Long
Gina Marie Long David Anderson Lottes Robin Luebs Donna Lukas
Demitria Lunetta Valya Dudycz Lupescu Kathy Lyons John Raffensperger, M.D
Charles G. MacArthur Kathleen MacDonnell Tom Mach Esther L Mackey
Norman Maclean Rose MacMurray Molly MacRae Conor Robin Madigan
Lisa Maggiore Geralyn Hesslau Magrady Mickle Maher Brenda Major
Rebecca Makkai Dawn Malone Marianne Malone Deborah Marcero
Martin Marcus Grace Mark Maggie Marr David Lozell Martin
Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Lee Martin David Marusek John Massa
Cheryl Matlock John H. Matthews Robert Lee Maupin Eric Charles May
Lynne Mayer Michele E. May Anthony Mays Patricia McAdams
Brenda Fay McCain Sarah Grace McCandless Jeremy McCarter Katherine McCaughan
Don S. McClure Gene McCormick Julie McDonald Melinda McDonald
Kathleen McDonnell Lorraine McGregor Ralph McInerney Erin McKean
Courtney McKinney-Whitaker Neil McMahon Frances McNamara John M. McNamara
Kelly O'Connor McNees Kelly O'connor McNees Molly McNett Thomas McNulty
Adam McOmber Dale Coy, MD John Meacham Mark Howard Medoff
Jeanne Meeks Fredericka Meiners Barbara Mertz Sharon Mesmer
Susan Messer Jenny Meyerhoff Linda Mickey Debbi Migit
Jeffrey D. Miller Sheila Peele Miller Wayne Miller Jeanette Mines
Katherine Min France Mitchell Tad Mitchell Todd Mitchell
Susan Miura Faisal Mohyuddin Steve Monroe William Vaughn Moody
Carol McAdams Moore Edward Kelsey Moore Julia Moore Phyllis Moore
Shane Moore Diane Morlan Isaac Morris Velma Morrison
Melissa Morrissey Ted Morrissey Alison Strobel Morrow Willard Motley
Molly Moynahan Corinne Mucha Joan Muller Nami Mun
Peggy Munson Rosalie Murray Jack R. Myers James E. Myers
Joan Naper Jamil Nasir Noreen Carol Natale Amy Sue Nathan
Henry H. Neff Rosina Neginsky Franchot DeVon Nelson Sally Nemeth
Miriam Nerlove Alec Nevala-Lee Charlie Newton Stella Nguepnang
Bich Ming Nguyen Bret Nicholaus Nichelle Nichols Audrey Niffenegger
Barbra Nightingale Anders Nilsen Bonnie Larkin Nims Sabrina Nixon
Kate Noble Janet Nolan Farhan Noorani Robert Nordan
Michael Norman Sterling North Thomas Sterling North Ashley Preston Norton
Jan Novak Catherine O'Connell Clare O'Donohue William J. O'Shea
Kristin A. Oakley Barack Obama Achy Obejas Miriam Ofstein
Bayo Ojikutu Bayo Ojikutu Bayo Sonny Olayinka Ojikutu Nnedi Okorafor
Annmarie Orgega Patricia Orvis Mary A Osborne Florence Osmund
Helen Macie Osterman Tawni O`Dell Leann Paisley-Pardon James Horton Palmer
Leeann Paisley Pardon Sara Paretsky Linda Sue Park Samuel Park
Samuel Parks Zach Parsons Geoff Partlow Stanley Victor Paskavich
Brigid Pasulka Allison Pataki Ashley Mackler Paternostro Jean L.S. Patrick
Beverly Patt Michael Alan Peck Richard Wayne Peck Steven Gregory Percifield
Useni Eugene Perkins Elizabeth Peters Joseph G. Peterson Susan D Peters
Diane Petit Harry Mark Petrakis Will Pfeifer Morris Philipson
Rosemarie Piemonte Rosemary Piemonte Craig Pierce Sharon Pierce
Gail Piernas-Davenport Charyl Miller Pingleton Daniel Pinkwater Arthur Plotnik
Fran Podulka Sheri Poe-Pape Jacob D. Poettker Ami Polonsky
Peter Ponzio Ernest Cook Poole Ben Popp Todd Porter
Steffan Postaer Jannifer Colleen Powelson John R. Powers Richard M. Gorman Powers
Joy Preble Steve Pribish Marjorie Price Adam Prince
Erin Pringle jim Proebstle Alice Provensen Martin Provensen
Vicki Quade Laura Quinn Jean Rabe Bob Raczka
Lori Rader-Day Dina Rae Michael Raleigh Christopher Raschka
Rebecca Anne Rasmussen Peggy Rathmann Patrick T. Reardon Beatrice Schenk de Regniers
Pamela Lyn Reid Matthew Reinhart Jim Reiss Aaron Renier
Judith Reveal Aaron Reynolds Shonda Rhimes Lisa Riebe
Sherri Duskey Rinker Laura Ripes Emily Robbins Peter Robertson
J. E. Robinson John Eric Robinson Mary Ann Rodman Eric Rohman
Eric Rohmann Andromeda Romano-Lax Tony Romano Natalie Rompella
Kathleen Rooney Phyllis Root John Ropa Augustus Rose
Gayle Rosengren Renee Rosen Barb Rosenstock Amy Krause Rosenthal
Philip Milton Roth Veronica Roth Holly Rozner Laura Ruby
Chris Rylander Ted Sabine Mahmoud Saeed Samuel Allen Salter
Erika L. Sanchez Deon C. Sanders Ted Sanders Wilfred Santiago
Lawrence Santoro Greg Sarwa George Saunders Chuck Schaden
George Scheber Adam Schell Sandra Kay Schlager Steve Schlager
Adam P. Schmitt Josh Schneider Eliot Schrefer Ellen Schreiber
Ernest L Schusky James Marcus Schuyler Charles Schwartz Charles Blair Schwend
Martin Seay Irene Sedeora Elzie Crisler Segar Chad Sell
Adam Selzer Earl Sewell Sara F. Shacter Alex Shaker
Johanna Shapard Michael Sheehan Diana Sheets Diana E. Sheets
Mike D. Shepherd Ryan Sherwood Sun Yung Shin Porter Shreve
Sylvia Shults Mary Francis Shura Craig Liesl Shurtliff Sheldon Siegel
Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Dan Simmons Danielle Simmons
Shanna Simpson Harold Sinclair Upton Sinclair Upton Beall Sinclair
Maureen Teresa Skaggs Cornelia Otis Skinner James Park Sloan Andrea Witzke Slot
Mark Slouka Chandler Klang Smith Craig Smith Cynthia Leitich Smith
Ed H Smith Greg Leitich Smith Henry Justin Smith Ian K. Smith
Jane S. Smith Sindy Lynne Smith Johnie T Snedeker Christine Sneed
David M. Sokol Sharon Solowitz Sharon Solwitz Patrick Somerville
Joanne L Sparks Erica Spindler Ruth Spiro T.M. Spooner
Kristina Springer Beth Staas Vincent Starrett Tom Michael Steele
Penny Steffen Bruce Steinberg Neil Steinberg Leslie Stella
Ron Stelle Ruth Stephan Jennifer Stevenson Megan Stielstra
Larry Stillman Jack Stockman Kathy Stockman Pam S. Stone
R.W. Stone Ryan Stone Matthew Stover Mark Strand
Kim Strellis Kim Strickland Alison Strobel Stephanie Kate Strohm
Cynda Strong Brendan Sullivan Tereasa Surratt Susan Sussman
Denise Swanson Robert Sward Neva Swartz Robert Burdette Sweet
Lauren Collier Swindler Anthony Michael Swoope Edward Everett Tanner III Gail Claudia Tanzer
Sandra L. Tatara Robert Lewis Taylor Sandra J. Taylor Ravina Thakkar
Matthew Thomas Pattie Thomas Richard Thomas Andrea Thome
Mike Thompson Peter J. Thompson Brad Thor Steve Tomasula
Jim Tomlinson Laura Mazzuca Toops Margot Toppen Natalia G Toreeva
Dawne Renee Tortorella Cynthia Tottleben Vu Tran Vu Tran
Hollee Trent Amanda Trimble Kristine J. Trudeau (Arthur) Wilson Tucker
Kathy Tucker W.D. Tucker Al Tudyman Bernard C. Turner
Rita P. Turow Scott Turow Joanna Beth Tweedy Michael Tyler
Janice May Udry Luis Alberto Urrea Robert Vall Maureen Valvassori
Sara Varon William M. Vasquez Jessica Null Vealitzek Mark Ventimiglia
Fred Venturini Michael P. Verticchio Sharon De Vita Lynn Voedisch
Arthur Charles Voellinger Kurt Vonnegut Hilary Wagner Claude Walker
Julie Ann Walker Irving Wallace Leslie Elson Waller Jennifer Ward
Chris Ware Franklin Christenson Ware Franklin Christopher Ware Charles Dudley Warner
Tom Watson Michael Wayne Misty Wear James David Webb
Amanda L. Webster Robert Weinberg Sheila Kelly Welch Mary V. Welk
William Wells Irvine Welsh Lloyd Wendt Thomas W. Wente
Joel E. Westerfield Courtney Westlake Charlene Wexler Rita Coburn Whack
Kathleen H. Wheeler Curtis White Edmund White Phyllis A Whitney
Steve Wiegenstein Nancy S. Wikarski Ysabeau S. Wilce Thornton Niven Wilder
Michael Wiley Dominique Wilkins Anita Williams Rachel M. Wilson
Robert Dean Wilson Tonya Latrice Wilson Wendy A Wilson Mary Wings
Andrew Winkel Jeanette Winter Sally Wisenburg Gene Wolfe
Pamela J. Wolfe Gary K Wolf Neema Woodard Allan Woodrow
Eric M. Woods Catherine Woolley David Wright G.K. Wuori
Cheryl Renee Wyatt Sandra S. Yamate Sherry Yanow Camille Yarbrough
Shelby Yastrow Phil Yeh Chris Young Reggie Scott Young
James Block Zagel Mary Frances Zambreno Louis Zara Lance Q. Zedric
Bill Zehme Paul O. Zelinsky Jonathan Zemsky Natalie Ziarnik
Elsie Ziegler Joanne Zienty David A, Zimmerman Robert D. Zimmerman
Jeanna M. Zivalich Donald Zochert Mark Zubro Claire Zulkey