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

  • Volume 349
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497385
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497389
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Find biographical information on more than 149,000 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 their lives and work. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription).

Features and Benefits

  • All entries in this volume are new to the series. (See Table of Contents for listing).
  • The series also includes select number of autobiographical essays, about 10,000 words in length, written by the authors themselves and accompanied by a selection of unique family photos.
  • Softcover cumulative index published twice per year (included in subscription) contains references to all entries in the series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.

What's New

  • Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, adaptations, biographical and critical sources, and informative essays about authors' lives and works.

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Table of Contents

Preface.
CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in This Volume.
Acknowledgments.
Ackerman-Leist, Philip 1963-.
Acs, Zoltan J. 1947-.
Adams, Vincanne 1959-.
Admati, Anat R.
Adshade, Marina.
Ahmad, A. X.
Ainslie, Ricardo C. 1949-.
Alter, Adam L. 1980-.
Andrlik, Todd.
Angel, Katherine.
Anthes, Emily 1982-.
Ashabranner, Brent 1921-.
Avery, Samuel 1949-.
Backhaus, Jeff.
Baker, Shannon 1960-.
Ballantyne, Lisa 1973-.
Barrett, Justin L. 1971-.
Bartley, Nancy.
Basran, Gurjinder.
Bassetti, Victoria.
Bavati, Robyn 1959-.
Bazelon, Emily 1971-.
Becker, Dana 1947-.
Bell, Leslie C. 1970-.
Bennett, Amanda 1952(?)-.
Bergen, Benjamin K.
Berler, Ron 1949-.
Berube, Claude 1966-.
Blair, Peggy 1955-.
Blume, Mary.
Blyth, Mark 1967-.
Boggan, Steve.
Bouton, Katherine 1947-.
Bracewell, Patricia 1950-.
Braly, James 1961-.
Brennan, Jason 1979-.
Brill, Amy 1970-.
Brown, Kate 1966(?)-.
Cameron, Dana 1965-.
Cargill, C. Robert 1975-.
Carr, Sarah.
Carroll, Rory 1972-.
Carter, Caela.
Celello, Erin.
Cepeda, Raquel 1973-.
Champa, Paula.
Chapman, Elsie.
Conklin, Tara.
Cooper, Lydia R. 1980-.
Cornwall, Claudia Maria 1948-.
Crawford, Catherine 1972-.
Crawford, Dean.
Dale, Cheryl B.
David-Weill, Cecile.
Davis, Steph.
Dean, Jeremy 1974-.
Denver, Rorke 1975(?)-.
Dittemore, Shannon.
Douglas-Home, Mark 1951-.
Drash, Wayne B.
Dumesnil, Cheryl 1969-.
Elias, Rayya 1960-.
Ellis, M. Henderson.
Erdreich, Sarah.
Fagin, Dan 1963-.
Ferguson, Andrew G.
Fiedler, Chrystle.
Finneyfrock, Karen.
Fortnow, Lance 1963-.
Froley, Margaux.
Gates, Moses.
Gee, Alison Singh.
Gee, James Paul 1948-.
Gino, Francesca.
Goodin, Maria.
Goodman, Thea.
Gorbis, Marina.
Guerrieri, Matthew.
Haas, Scott.
Hainey, Michael 1964-.
Hall, Louisa 1982-.
Hallgarth, Sue.
Hampton, Dina.
Hanagarne, Josh 1977-.
Harrington, Joel F.
Hassan, Michael.
Heimbuch, Craig J.
Heinlein, Sabine 1973-.
Hellwig, Martin F. 1949-.
Helm, Michael 1961-.
Hendricks, Brent 1958-.
Henry, Peter Blair 1969-.
Hensley, J. J.
Hoffman, Brian B.
Hollars, B. J. 1984-.
Huergo, Elizabeth.
James, B. H. 1978-.
Keenum, Katherine.
Kimberling, Brian.
King, Claire 1972-.
Lange, Erin Jade.
Lee, Tosca 1969-.
Lorr, Benjamin.
Lovejoy, Bess.
Mahoney, Dennis 1974-.
Marder, Michael 1980-.
Massengill, Rebekah Peeples 1975-.
Masterman, Becky.
McVeigh, Jennifer.
Meadows, Jodi.
Metz, Holly.
Murr, Averill Curdy.
Nickerson, Jane.
Philip, Gillian 1964-.
Prevost, Lisa 1961-.
Prince, Cathryn J. 1969-.
Rabinovitz, Lauren 1950-.
Rebein, Robert 1964-.
Rhee, Michelle 1969-.
Richman, Jan.
Ridgway, Bee 1971-.
Riley, Peggy 1965-.
Rollins, Peter 1973-.
Rome, Adam 1959-.
Rose, L. Todd.
Rothschild, Hannah 1962-.
Rowell, Victoria 1959-.
Ruggie, John Gerard 1944-.
Sabatini Sloan, Aisha.
Samet, Matt.
Sandberg, Sheryl 1969-.
Scarboro, Elizabeth.
Scheuer, Lauren.
Schmidt, Tiffany.
Schulman, L. B.
Schultz, Dan.
Schuppe, Jonathan.
Schut, Kevin 1974-.
Schwarz, Liesel.
Scott, Jennifer L.
Segerstrale, Ullica.
Selasi, Taiye 1979-.
Shaffer, Andrew 1978-.
Shankman, Peter.
Sharp, R. F.
Shea, Gerald 1942-.
Sheffer, Susannah 1964-.
Shipley, Jesse Weaver.
Simon, Jeffrey D. 1949-.
Sirees, Nihad 1950-.
Skilton, Sarah.
Smith, Corinne Hosfeld 1957-.
Soderberg, Alexander 1970-.
Specktor, Matthew 1966-.
Stasi, Linda.
Stedman, Chris 1987-.
Stelmach, Orest.
Stephens, Liz 1968-.
Taber, Deb.
Tekulve, Susan 1967-.
Thavis, John 1963(?)-.
Thompson, Bob 1950-.
Tindle, Hilary.
Tomsky, Jacob 1979(?)-.
Toner, Jerry.
Trenow, Liz.
Tuomainen, Antti 1971-.
Tyer, Brad.
van Praag, Menna.
Vaughn, Lauren Roedy.
Verdi, Jessica.
Vestal, Shawn 1966-.
Vigna, John 1965-.
Virga, Vint.
Wall, Duncan.
Wapner, Jessica.
Warner, Melanie.
Welsh, Mary Sue.
Wennick, Elizabeth 1972-.
West, Carly Anne.
West, Kasie.
Whiteis, David.
Wicks, Judy 1947-.
Widen, Gregory.
Wiens, Roger.
Williams, Jody 1950-.
Wiseman, Ellen Marie.
Wolverton, Nicole.
Yergen, Amy E.
Zinn, Bridget 1977(?)-2011.