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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[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]

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 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

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[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]

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[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]

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

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[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]