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Authors Writing for Young Adult

Mary Jo Adamson Deborah Adelman Tomi Adeyemi Kylie Akia
Melissa Albert Susan Wittig Albert Amy Alessio Carolyn Alessio
Richard D. Alexander Irma Joan Allen Steve Allen Jennifer Allison
Julia Alvarez Caryn Lazar Amster Kayla Ancrum Mike Anderson
Joan Walsh Anglund Keith Anwar Necia Halpern Apfel Katherine A Applegate
Pauline Ariel Cal Armistead Thomas M. Armstrong Elizabeth Arnolts
Deb Aronson Sarah Arthur Peter Ascoli Jabari Asim
Kathryn J. Atwood Bernadine F. Bailey Len Bailey Jean Lenore Baker
Carl R. Baldwin Margo Lynn Balinski Jesse Ball Armand Baltazar
Art Baltazar O'drean E. Banks Elisabeth Hewitt Bantz Vera M. Barber
Stephen Bardo Robert Forrest Barnes Lois Fowler Barrett Dennis Bartizal
Teresa Battisti-Cole Marion Dane Bauer Lyman Frank Baum Clara Kern Bayliss
Gloria Beanblossom Leah Beck Andy Behrens Barbara Belford
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 Lisa Jenn Bigelow Jeff Biggers
Barbara Binns Betsy Bird Susan Lynn Bishop JoAnn Blackman
Eleanor Taylor Bland Richard Tyler Blevins Penny Blubaugh Jarm Del Boccio
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 G. Brandt
Jennifer Ann Bremer Marlene Targ Brill Rhita J. Brniak Terra Brockman
Rainer Lothar Broekel Jerome Brooks Terence Dean Brooks Dee Brown
Fern G. Brown Jeffrey Brown Warren Brown Andrew Brumbach
Ivan Brunetti Kym Brunner Amelia Brunskill Kalisha Buchonon
Luisa Buehler Lauren Burke Douglas Isaac Busch Norman E. Calmese
Marie Campbell Chris Cannon Betty Carlson Kay J. Carr
Mort Castle Nancy J. Cavanaugh John O. Cech Crystal Cestari
Helen Jean Challand Crystal Chan Gloria Chao Dan Chaon
Joelle Charbonneau Eugenia Cheng Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer Deborah Chester
Liz Chilsen Debbi Newton Chocolate David A. Christensen Daine Mayer Christiansen
Josslyn Christmas Linda R. Churchill 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
Raffael Coronelli Amelia Cotter Cyrese Covelli Lauren Cowen
Norm Cowie John Coyne Michael Crichton Julie Cross
David Cunningham James C. Curtis Karen Cushman Garin L. Cycholl
James Robert Dabbert Scott Dahm Sharon Darrow Michelle Davis-Newell
Marc Davis Ronni Davis Julie Deaver Mary McCormack Deka
Christa Desir Sarah Dessen Debbie Winnekins Deutsch Dori Dewey
Rachel DeWoskin 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 Virginia S. Eifert
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 Malayna Evans
Carol J Evaul Scott K. Faingold Diana Falanga Diane Falanga
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 Candace Fleming Elizabeth Flock Laurie A. Flori
Jessie Ann Foley 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 T.M. Goeglin William Goldman Juliana Goodman
Edward St John Gorey Linda Gorham Ruth Goring Catherine Gourley
Keir Graff Harold Gray Theodore Gray Eileen M. Greco
Bob W. Greene John Green Mike Grosso Vicki Grove
Johnny Barton Gruelle Joseph R. Grych Jean Guarino Gabriel Gudding
Judie Gulley John Gunther Scott Gustafson Margaret Peterson Haddix
Gene Ha Stephanie Hale Daniel E. Hall Lynn Hall
Sandra Hall Spencer Hall Julie Halpern Kate Hannigan
William Harmening Kenneth Dwain Harrelson Claire Hartfield Rachel Hartman
Karen D. Harvey Todd Hasak-Lowy Deborah Heal Betsy Hearne
Elizabeth Gould Hearne Mary Winn Heider Joan He Kat Helgeson
James R. Helm Alexander Jude Henry 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
Melanie Holmes Shelby Holmes Harold Holzer Jessica Hopper
Victor Carter Horne Paul Hornschemeier Sollace Hotze Yorli Pheadrlyn Huff
Hua-ling Hu Roger Huisinga Louise L. Hullinger Maria A. Iannotta
Edgar Allen Imhoff Burl Ives Dollie M. Jackson Toneal M. Jackson
Zachary Michael Jack Brittany R. Jacobs John B. Jamison 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 Amanda Joy
Ophelia Julien Stacey Kade Gabriel Benjamin Kaufman James F. Keane
Thomas John Kearney Barbara Keaton Dan Keding Reginald Kee
Joan L. Kelly Jeanette Kendall James Kennedy Deborah Kent
Danice Kern Mary C Kerr Tom Kertscher Adib Khorram
Vanessa King Kathy Kinser Malinda Kirkpatrick-Bertels Sam Kirk
Michael Alan Kleen Stacey Klemstein Catherine Klise M (Mary) Sarah Klise
Tom Klise John Knoerle Ronald Koertge Joe Konrath
Kristen Koppers Don Kramer Daniel Kraus Kim Krueger
Karen Kruse Madeleine Kuderick Stephanie Kuehnert Peter Kujawinski
Patricia Kummer Philip William Kunz Zee Lacson Cindy Ladage
Diane A. Ladley Christine Laing Jen Lancaster Ann Landers
Laurie Lawlor Steve Layne Michael Leali Thomas Patrick Lennon
Marcellus Julien Leonard Carolyn Lesser Leslie Levine Anna M Lewis
Francine Lewis Sydney Lewis Kat Leyh Heinrich Lienhard
Marilyn Felkel Lingle Gina J Linko Sonja Paschal Linsley Vicki Lipe
Christopher L. Lisenbee Cynthea Liu David Anderson Lottes Natalie Lund
Demitria Lunetta Tom Mach Marcia Mackenbrock Lisa Maggiore
Kekla Magoon Dawn Malone Marianne Malone Patricia Malone
Mary E. Mann Lauren Mansy Jeff Mariotte Marion M. Markham
Christopher Hawley Martin Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Carmela A. Martino Troy Wayne Martin
Mack C. Mason John Massa 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 Jonathan Messinger Jenny Meyerhoff Courtney E. Michel
Linda Mickey Stephanie Mided Debbi Migit Brandon Marie Miller
Jeanette Mines Wendell Minor Jacquelyn Mitchard Susan Miura
Harriet Monroe Michael Moreci Andrew Morkes Marion Morrison
Joseph C. Morton Richard Allen Morton Robert Anthony Moylan Molly Moynahan
Corinne Mucha Jack Mulqueen Rosaria Munda Michael H. Murphy
Patricia J. Murphy Hugo Valentin Negron Anne E Neimark Julie Parson Nesbitt
Stella Nguepnang Bret Nicholaus Milton J Nieuwsma Sabrina Nixon
Kate Noble Dianne Noland Michael Norman Sterling North
Mary Nourie Anne Sibley O'Brien Michelle Obama 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 Stella Pevsner Will Pfeifer
Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer Jennifer J. Phillips Christian Marco Picciolini Daniel Pinkwater
Rob Plaskas Allie Pleiter Jacob D. Poettker Ami Polonsky
Amy Lowry Poole Maurice Possley Patricia Hruby Powell Trisha Prabhu
Joy Preble Randy Prince Sandra Principe Tami Rene Principe
JS Puller Mark E. Pulsifer Ken Wayne Qualls Berniece Rabe
Virginia Ruth Rackley Leonard G. Ramirez Julian Randall Ron Rapoport
Jim Redd Laura Renken Dustin Renwick Gloria Respress-Churchwell
Chris Rettstatt Shelly Reuben Judith Reveal Randy Richardson
Janet Riehecky Kiley Roache Harriette Gillem Robinet Stacey Robinson
Dennis Rodman Mary Ann Rodman Luis J. Rodriguez Robert Rodriguez
Caleb Roehrig AnneMarie Rogers Gina Rose Deborah Nodler Rosen
Dorothy Rosen Gayle Rosengren Veronica Roth Laura Ruby
John David Ruemmler Rachel Ruiz Delores Hackett Rutherford Chris Rylander
Leila Sales Misti Sandefur Ted Sanders Wilfred Santiago
Lawrence Santoro Adam Sass Gavriel Savit Howard L. Scamehorn
Chuck Schaden Otto Schafer Don Schellie John Schirle
Dennis M. Schlagheck Adam P. Schmitt Kendall Coyne Schofield Eliot Schrefer
Ellen Schreiber Skyler Schrempp Betty Kepka Schultz Irene Schultz
Fern Schumer Vivian Schurfranz Ernest L Schusky Charles Blair Schwend
Stephanie J. Scott 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 Liesl Shurtliff Ruth Siburt
Maria Lynn Sigle Ruth Silver Lorelei Sims William Sleator
Craig Smith Cynthia L. Smith Cynthia Leitich Smith Jane S. Smith
Marc Kelly Smith Marya Smith Sherri L 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 Wayne C. Temple
Ravina Thakkar Richard L. Thomas Stacey S Thompson Denise Thornton
Xixi Tian Dirk I Tiede Mamie Till-Mobley Paul Timm
Laura Mazzuca Toops Hollee Trent William Trombello Kristine J. Trudeau
Ernest Edward Tucker Barbara Turner Glennette Tilley Turner Rita P. Turow
Danny Mahlon Underwood Donna Urbikas Wendelin VanDraanen Stephanie Ann Vavra
Jessica Null Vealitzek Doris Vidaver Lynn Voedisch Kathleen Vyn
Hilary Wagner Isabel Wallace Elizabeth Walter Darwin McBeth Walton
Edward R. Ward Jasmine Warga Misty Wear Sharon Weber
Amanda L. Webster Ethel Harshbarget Weddle Alyssa Wees Melanie Weiss
Joel E. Westerfield Jack White Cheryl Aylward Whitesel Michol M Whitney
Phyllis A Whitney David Thoreau Wieck Ysabeau S. Wilce Dominique Wilkins
Ebony Joy Wilkins Fred Willman Rachel M. Wilson Tonya Latrice Wilson
Gary K Wolf Marianne Wolf Cheryl Renee Wyatt Lauren Yoder
Jessie Johnson Young Skottie Young Sarah Zaibak Mary Frances Zambreno
Alice Fitch Zeman Jonathan Zemsky Claire Zulkey Allan Zullo

 

 

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