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Adult Author Lists

Adult Espionage and Intrigue Authors

Eric Ambler
Evelyn Anthony
Jeffrey Archer
Lawrence Block
Larry Bond
Dale Brown
Dan Brown
William Buckley
Stephen J. Cannell
Tom Clancy
Stephen Coonts
Clive Cussler
Peter T. Deutermann
Ian Fleming
Ken Follett
Frederick Forsyth
Brian Freemantle
Stephen W. Frey
Alan Furst
Bill Granger
David Hagberg
Brian Haig
Adam Hall
Jack Higgins
Linda Howard
Stephen Hunter
Jack D. Hunter
Christopher Hyde
David Ignatius
Michael Lawson
John Lawton
John Le Carre
Robert Littell
Robert Ludlum
Eric Lustbader
Gayle Lynds
Helen MacInnes
Alistair MacLean
Francine Mathews
Charles McCarry
David Morrell
John Nance
Thomas Perry
Ralph Peters
Ian Rankin
Stella Rimington
Greg Rucka
Gerald Seymour
Daniel Silva
Martin Cruz Smith

Adult Gay and Lesbian Fiction

Dorothy Allison
Carol Anshaw
James Baldwin
Rita Mae Brown
Truman Capote
Michael Craft
Michael Cunningham
Emma Donoghue
Sarah Dunant
Michael Thomas Ford
Katherine V. Forrest
Dorien Grey
Nicola Griffith
E. Lynn Harris
Ellen Hart
Greg Herren
Alan Hollinghurst
Helen Humphreys
Fred Hunter
Christopher Isherwood
Laurie R. King
Joe R. Lansdale
David Leavitt
Lauren Maddison
William J. Mann
Armistead Maupin
Stephen McCauley
Val McDermid
Abigail Padgett
Robert Rodi
David Sedaris
Elizabeth Sims
Tom Spanbauer
David Stevens
Richard Stevenson
Ronald Tierney
Monique T.D. Truong
Gore Vidal
Patricia Nell Warren
Evelyn Waugh
Edmund White
John Morgan Wilson
Mark Richard Zubro

Adult Gentle Romance Authors

Mary Balogh
Jo Beverley
Dee Henderson
Georgette Heyer
Victoria Holt
Janette Oke
Lauren Willig

Adult Horror Authors

Steve Alten
Kelley Armstrong
Richard Bachman
Clive Barker
Poppy Z. Brite
Simon Clark
John Farris
Neil Gaiman
Charles Grant
Laurell K. Hamilton
Barb Hendee
James Herbert
Tom Holland
Tanya Huff
Shirley Jackson
Jeanne Kalogridis
Brian Keene
Stephen King
Dean Koontz
Hugh Lamb
Sarah Langan
Richard Laymon
Edward Lee
Tanith Lee
Bentley Little
H.P. Lovecraft
Brian Lumley
Graham Masterton
Richard Matheson
Kim Newman
Edgar Allan Poe
Anne Rice
Marilyn Ross
John Saul
David Searcy
Jeanne C. Stein
Bram Stoker
Peter Straub
Whitley Strieber
David Wellington
F. Paul Wilson
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

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Adult Kentucky Authors

L. Walker Arnold
Harriette Arnow
Wendell Berry
Elizabeth Bevarly
Martha Griffith Browne
Harry M. Caudill
Marilyn Dungan
Kim Edwards
Ron Elliott
William E. Ellis
John Fox
Ann Gabhart
Janice Holt Giles
Joey Goebel
Sue Grafton
Elizabeth Grayson
Lynn S. Hightower
B.J. Hoff
bell hooks
Silas House
Gayl Jones
Jack Kerley
Barbara Kingsolver
George Ella Lyon
Sharlene MacLaren
Deanna Mascle
Bobbie Ann Mason
Ed McClanahan
Luann McLane
Fern Michaels
Beverle Graves Myers
Sena Jeter Naslund
Elizabeth Oakes
Chris Offutt
Johnny Payne
Betty Layman Receveur
Karen Robards
Gwen Hyman Rubio
Rebeca Seitz
E. Joan Sims
Verna Mae Slone
James Still
Jesse Stuart
Jim Tomlinson
Frank X. Walker
Robert Penn Warren
Jan Watson
Crystal Wilkinson
Deborah Woodworth

Adult Legal Thriller Authors

David Baldacci
James Scott Bell
Jay Brandon
Dudley W. Buffa
James Lee Burke
Rose Connors
Linda A. Fairstein
J. F. Freedman
Erle Stanley Gardner
James Grippando
John Grisham
Brian Haig
William Lashner
John T. Lescroart
Phillip Margolin
John Martel
Steve Martini
Brad Meltzer
John Clifford Mortimer
Perri O’Shaughessy
Barbara J. Parker
Craig Parshall
Richard North Patterson
Barry Reed
Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
Lisa Scottoline
Barry Siegel
Sheldon M. Siegel
Randy Singer
Robert Tanenbaum
Scott Turow
Kate Wilhelm

Adult Romance Authors

Elizabeth Adler
Charlotte Vale Allen
Faith Baldwin
Mary Balogh
Jo Beverley
Maeve Binchy
Jennifer Blake
Barbara Taylor Taylor Bradford
Suzanne Brockmann
Sandra Brown
Rita Mae Brown
Elizabeth Cadell
Barbara Cartland
Jackie Collins
Catherine Cookson
Kate Coscarelli
Catherine Coulter
Jennifer Crusie
Janet Dailey
Barbara Delinsky
Jude Deveraux
Kathleen Eagle
Jane Feather
Cynthia Freeman
Diana Gabaldon
Dorothy Garlock
Julie Garwood
Elizabeth Goudge
Heather Graham
Constance Heaven
Georgette Heyer
Linda Howard
Sara Hylton
Brenda Joyce
Judith Krantz
Jayne Ann Krentz
Rosalind Laker
Johanna Lindsey
Elizabeth Lowell
Debbie Macomber
Judith McNaught
Judith Michael
Barbara Michaels
Fern Michaels
Linda Lael Miller
Doris Mortman
Elisabeth Ogilvie
Rosamund Pilcher
Belva Plain
Mary Jo Putney
Amanda Quick
Alexandra Ripley
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
Rosemary Rogers
Carola Salisbury
Elizabeth Seifert
Anne Rivers Siddons
Bertrice Small
LaVyrle Spencer
Danielle Steel
D.E. Stevenson
Katherine Stone
Patricia Veryan
Jennifer Wilde
Kathleen Woodiwiss

African American Authors

Stacy Hawkins Adams
Rochelle Alers
Tina McElroy Ansa
Michael Baisden
James Baldwin
Toni Cade Bambara
Paul Beatty
ReShonda Tate Billingsley
Eleanor Taylor Bland
Connie Briscoe
Gwendolyn Brooks
Claudia Mair Burney
Charlotte Carter
Pearl Cleage
J. California Cooper
Virginia DeBerry
Eric Jerome Dickey
Ralph Ellison
Gwynne Forster
Sharon Ewell Foster
Nelson George
Pat G’Orge-Walker
Marilynn Griffiths
Barbara Hambly
Gary Hardwick
E. Lynn Harris
Hunter Hayes
David Haynes
Donna O. Hill
Chester Himes
Hugh Holton
bell hooks
Langston Hughes
Zora Neale Hurston
Brenda Jackson
Norma L. Jarrett
Kenji Jasper
Guy Johnson
Margaret Johnson-Hodge
Gayl Jones
Tayari Jones
Slim Lambright
Benilde Little
J.D. Mason
Bernice L. McFadden
Diane McKinney-Whetstone
Terry McMillan
C.M. Miller
Mary Monroe
Mary B. Morrison
Toni Morrison
Walter Mosley
Victoria Christopher Murray
Gloria Naylor
Kris Nelscott
Kayla Perrin
Karen E. Quinones Miller
Francis Ray
C. Kelly Robinson
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Julie Smith
Martha Southgate
Jacquelin Thomas
Omar Tyree
Alice Walker
Frank X. Walker
Valerie Wilson Wesley
John Edgar Wideman
Sheila Williams
Angela Winters
Paula L. Woods
Richard Wright

Christian Authors

Randy Alcorn
Lynn N. Austin
James Scott Bell
Stephen A. Bly
T. Davis Bunn
Melody Carlson
Jack Cavanaugh
Lori Copeland
Richard Paul Evans
Andrew M. Greeley
Robin Lee Hatcher
Dee Henderson
Grace Livington Hill
B.J. Hoff
Jerry B. Jenkins
Jan Karon
Karen Kingsbury
Tim F. LaHaye
C.S. Lewis
Elinor Lipman
Gilbert Morris
Lynn Morris
Janette Oke
Catherine Palmer
Jane Peart
Judith Pella
Frank Peretti
Tracie Peterson
Michael R. Phillips
Francine Rivers
Lauraine Snelling
Bodie Thoene
Brock Thoene
Stephanie Grace Whitson
Lori Wick

Erotica/Erotic Romance Authors

Maya Banks
Jaid Black
Shayla Black
Jaci Burton
Olivia Cunning
Sylvia Day
E. L. James
J. Kenner
Lora Leigh
Anais Nin
Anne Rampling
Tiffany Reisz
Sylvain Reynard
A. N. Roquelaure
J. R. Ward
Meredith Wild

 

 

Historical Fiction Authors

Rosanne Bittner
Gillian Bradshaw
Gwen Bristow
Taylor Caldwell
Philippa Carr
Catherine Coulter
Christina Dodd
Dorothy Dunnett
Jane Feather
C.S. Forester
W. Michael Gear
Roberta Gellis
Margaret George
Heather Graham
Cecelia Holland
John Jakes
Rosalind Laker
Morgan Llywelyn
Norah Lofts
Kasey Michaels
James A. Michener
Sharan Newman
Sharon Kay Penman
Jean Plaidy
Eugenia Price
Amanda Quick
Dana Fuller Ross
Anya Seton
Jessica Stirling
Judith Tarr
Elizabeth Thornton
Joan Wolf

Science Fiction and Fantasy

Douglas Adams
Poul Anderson
Kevin J. Anderson
Piers Anthony
Isaac Asimov
Robert Asprin
Iain M. Banks
Greg Bear
Ben Bova
Ray Bradbury
Marion Zimmer Bradley
Terry Brooks
Anthony Burgess
Octavia Butler
Orson Scott Card
Arthur C. Clarke
Charles De Lint
Philip K. Dick
Stephen R. Donaldson
David Drake
David Eddings
William Gibson
Terry Goodkind
Joe Haldeman
Elizabeth Haydon
Robert A. Heinlein
Frank Herbert
Robert Jordan
Katherine Kurtz
Mercedes Lackey
Tanith Lee
Ursula K. Le Guin
C.S. Lewis
H.P. Lovecraft
George R.R. Martin
Anne McCaffrey
L.E. Modesitt
Larry Niven
Terry Pratchett
Michael Reaves
Mike (Michael D.) Resnick
Alastair Reynolds
John Ringo
Kim Stanley Robinson
Robert J. Sawyer
John Scalzi
Karl Schroeder
Charles Sheffield
E.E. Smith
Allen M. Steele
Charles Stross
Michael Swanwick
Judith Tarr
Jack Vance
Vernor Vinge
Joan D. Vinge
David Weber
Margaret Weis
H.G. Wells
Tad Williams
Connie Willis
Robert Charles Wilson
Gene Wolfe
Timothy Zahn

Teen Urban Fiction Authors

Coe Booth
A. J. Byrd
Danita Carter
Paula Chase
Babygirl Daniels
L. Divine
Sharon Draper
Simone Elkeles
Sharon Flake
Helen Frost
Paul Griffen
Nikki Grimes
Darrien Lee
Janet McDonald
Denene Millner
Walter Dean Myers
Felicia Pride
Anne Schraff
Alan Lawrence Sitomer
Paul Volponi
Jacqueline Woods

Urban Fiction

50 Cent
Tina McElroy Ansa
Nicole Bailey-Williams
Michael Baisden
T.N. Baker
Tracy Brown
Parry A. Brown
Claudia Mair Burney
Meisha Camm
Quentin Carter
Chunichi
Wahida Clark
Eric Jerome Dickey
Keisha Ervin
Cheryl Faye
Nurit Folkes
Nina Foxx
Trustice Gentles
Nelson George
Roy Glenn
Donald Goines
Erick S. Gray
Shannon Holmes
La Jill Hunt
Brenda Jackson
Kenji Jasper
R.M. Johnson
Stephanie Johnson
Joylynn M. Jossel
Darrell King
Joy Deja King
K’Wan
Terra Little
Victor L. Martin
J.D. Mason
Mallori McNeal
Miasha
Meesha Mink
Sharon Mitchell
Mary Monroe
Y. Blak Moore
C.E. (Catie E.) Murphy
Clarence Nero
Noire
Kendra Norman-Bellamy
Francis Ray
V. Anthony Rivers
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Trista Russell
Earl Sewell
Sister Souljah
Vickie Stringer
T. Styles
Leo L. Sullivan
Pat Tucker
Nikki Turner
Omar Tyree
Sherrie Walker
Carl Weber
K. Rowland Williams
Teri Woods
Zane

Western Fiction Authors

Frederic Bean
Frank Bonham
Max Brand
Ralph Compton
Robert J. Conley
Loren D. Estleman
Elizabeth Fackler
Cliff Farrell
Norman A. Fox
Zane Grey
Fred Grove
A.B. Guthrie
Ernest Haycox
Will Henry
Ray Hogan
Cameron Judd
Elmer Kelton
Louis L’Amour
William Colt MacDonald
Larry McMurtry
Clarence E. Mulford
Nelson C. Nye
Theodore V. Olsen
Wayne D. Overholser
Lauran Paine
Lewis B. Patten
William MacLeod Raine
Frank Roderus
Jack Schaefer
Jory Sherman
Luke Short
Glendon Fred Swarthout
W.C. Tuttle
Richard S. Wheeler