eBook Contemporary Authors: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television

  • Volume 341
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  • ISBN-10: 141449730X
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497303
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2013, 2013
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2013
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Find biographical information on more than 130,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists, and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, biographical and critical sources, authors’ comments, and informative essays about each author’s life and work. A softcover cumulative index is published twice a year (included in subscription).

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  • Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, adaptations, biographical and critical sources, and informative essays about each author’s life and work.
  • The series also includes a select number of autobiographical essays, about 10,000 words in length, written by the authors and accompanied by a selection of unique family photos.
  • A softcover cumulative index published twice a year (included in subscription) contains references to all entries in this series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.

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Table of Contents

Preface.
CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in the Volume.
Acknowledgments.
Author Listings.
A.
Ackerlind, Sheila R. 1945-.
Acosta, Hipolito.
Adams, Edward.
Akou, Heather Marie 1976-.
Alcocer, Rudyard J.
Alexander, Bryan 1967-.
al-Koni, Ibrahim 1948-.
Ambrose, Gavin.
Armintor, Deborah Needleman.
Armstrong, Julie Buckner 1961-.
B.
Babbage, Keen 1954-.
Badescu, Cristina G.
Bahar, Parvaneh 1928(?)-.
Baker, Andrew 1981-.
Beneš, Carrie E. 1974-.
Benson, Al, Jr. 1938-.
Berezow, Alex B.
Bergstein, Rachelle.
Berry, Anne 1956-.
Best, Susan.
Betz, Phyllis M. 1953-.
Bisgaard, Søren 1951-2009.
Bloch, Ethan D. 1956-.
Block, Timothy A.
Blumenthal, Karen .
Bluth, Christoph .
Boianjiu, Shani 1987-.
Bolus-Reichert, Christine 1969-.
Brasfield, James M. 1942-.
Bratu, Dorothea Miriam.
See Hansen, Miriam.
Burkhauser, Richard V.
Burr, Ty 1957-.
Byrne, William F.
C.
Cash, Wiley 1977-.
Chalmers, Dan.
Chamovitz, Daniel 1963-.
Chandler, Susan.
Cohen, Martin 1964-.
Colbert, Charles.
Comfort, Kelly 1975-.
Cooper, Mike 1961-.
Crandell, George W.
D.
Damico, Gina.
de Barros, Manoel 1916-.
Doyle, Mark 1977-.
E.
Eller, Jonathan R. 1952-.
Erlandson, Eric 1963-.
F.
Farrell, Susan 1963-.
Foley, Lizzie K.
Frascari, Marco 1945-.
Friendly Chap.
See Guy, Buddy.
G.
Gabourel, John Richard.
Gabriele, Alberto 1970-.
Gaimster, Julia.
Garner, Bryan A. 1958-.
George, Jeremy James.
Gertner, Jon.
Greene, John C. 1946-.
Greenfield, Kent.
Guy, Buddy 1936-.
H.
Hall, Kermit L. 1944-2006.
Hampton, Kelle.
Hansen, Miriam 1949-2011.
Harris, Paul 1971-.
Harvey, Jacqueline.
Henry, Katherine 1956-.
Hitt, Jack.
Hogan, David J.
Hunt, Maurice A.
Hurbis-Cherrier, Mick.
I.
Ivory, Yvonne 1967-.
J.
Jackson, Joe 1955-.
Jackson, Ross 1938-.
Jacobs, Steven 1967-.
Jaffe, Steven H.
Johannessen, Lene M.
John, Steven 1982-.
Jones, Andrew F. 1969-.
Jones, Terry L. 1952-.
Jones-Kellogg, Rebecca.
K.
Kapur, Akash 1974-.
Katz, Leo.
Keane, Niall.
Kember, Joe 1972-.
Kinney, Phyllis 1922-.
Kittredge, Caitlin 1984-.
Knight, H. Jackson.
Kortsch, Christine Bayles.
Krementsov, Nikolai 1957-.
Krockel, Carl.
Kuni, Ibrahim.
See al-Koni, Ibrahim.
L.
Lamb, Jonathan.
Lamos, Steve.
Land, Isaac
Larimore, Walt 1952-.
Larkins, Lisette.
Lawn, Chris.
Leavitt, Sarah 1969-.
Lebas, Elizabeth
Lelic, Simon 1976-.
Levenson, Michael 1951-.
Levin, Mark 1965-.
Lightman, Bernard 1950-.
Lomax, Elaine 1947-.
Long, John 1964-.
Louttit, Chris 1978-.
Luchs, Josh 1969-.
M.
Macphee, Kona 1969-.
Mayer, Lance.
McArthur, Debra.
Metz, Adam 1977-.
Michie, Elsie B. 1948-.
Mohamed, Feisal G. 1974-.
Montiglio, Silvia 1960-.
Myers, Gay.
N.
Nagel, Alexander 1964-.
Náñez, José E., Sr.
Napoli, Donna Jo 1948-.
Nielsen, Jennifer A. 1971-.
Noah, Timothy 1958-.
Novak, Igor.
O.
O’Flaherty, Patrick 1939-.
Olson, Sherry.
O’Rourke, Joseph 1951-.
P.
Parry, Ken.
Patrick, Stewart M. 1964-.
Perry, John 1976-.
Pitchford, Mark.
Plastas, Melinda.
Podeh, Elie 1952-.
Poku, Nana K. 1971-.
Ponte, Stefano 1968-.
Potter, David 1948-.
Powdthavee, Nick.
R.
Rasmussen, Claire E.
Reno, William 1962-.
Rhoads, Ann Fowler.
Richey, Lisa Ann.
Rios, Francisco 1956-.
Risch, William Jay.
Robbins, Jim.
Rodriguez, Linda.
Rosanvallon, Pierre 1948-.
Rose, Jonathan D.
Rosenthal, Betsy R. 1957-.
Ross, Jack.
Rupp, Stephanie.
S.
St. John, Rachel 1976-.
Scarpellini, Emanuela 1958-.
Schutz, Eric A. 1947-.
Sears, Michael 1950-.
Segal, Ethan Isaac.
Severino, Rodolfo C.
Shelly, Bryan.
Shriver, Mark K. 1964-.
Silverman, Herb 1942-.
Simpfendorfer, Ben.
Slakey, Francis.
Smallwood, Philip 1950-.
Snyder, Sarah B. 1977-.
Solum, Lawrence B. 1954-.
Sparks, Tabitha.
Spector, Bertram I. 1949-.
Spiró, György 1946-.
Squire, Kurt 1972-.
Stecker, Frederick.
Stephens, Elizabeth 1969-.
Strahilevitz, Lior Jacob.
Strand, David 1949-.
T.
Talbott, John R. 1955-.
Tcheuyap, Alexie.
Tepper, Steven J. 1967-.
Terry, Beth.
Thornton, Patricia 1948-.
Tumber, Catherine 1955-.
Turner, John 1953-.
V.
Van Raaphorst, Donna L.
W.
Washington, Haydn 1955-.
Watkin, Christopher.
Weishampel, David B. 1952-.
Wentworth, Ali 1965-.
West, Jessamyn C. 1968-.
Wilson, Richard Ashby 1964-.
Woodring, Susan.
X.
Xu, Guangqiu 1951-.
Y.
Yanofsky, Joel 1955-.