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

  • Volume 345
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497342
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497341
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

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 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.
  • 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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    ISBN-10: 1414496656 | ISBN-13: 9781414496658

Table of Contents

Preface.
CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in the Volume.
Acknowledgments.
Author Listings.
Ackerman, Hal.
Ackerson-Kiely, Paige 1975-.
Alcott, Kathleen.
Ali-Karamali, Sumbul 1964-.
Almino, Joao 1950-.
Anastasiu, Heather 1982-.
Armstead, Myra Beth Young 1954-.
Ashcroft, Frances.
Atkinson, Brian T. 1973(?)-.
Baguchinsky, Jill 1979-.
Bastin, Joanna Hill (See Hill, Joanna).
Bennett, Robert Jackson 1984-.
Beyer, Kat.
Bickle, Laura.
Bierlein, Stacy 1968-.
Bonanos, Christopher 1969-.
Boule, Michelle 1978-.
Bowen, Rhonda.
Bowman, Matthew.
Boyagoda, Randy 1976-.
Brothers, Caroline.
Burge, Martha.
Calin, Marisa.
Cameron, Sharon 1970-.
Caps, John.
Carlson, Amanda.
Clee, Nicholas.
Cockrall-King, Jennifer 1971-.
Comfort, Nathaniel C. 1962-.
Connolly, Stump (See Jacobs, Scott)
Countryman, Edward.
Crews, Kambri 1971-.
David, Greg.
Dearmin, Michael.
DeConick, April D.
DeSanti, Carole.
DeWylde, Saranna.
Donohue, Meg.
Dougill, John 1949-.
Drew, Cynthia.
Dybek, Nick.
Enns, Peter 1961-.
Epperson, Tom 1951-.
Faleiro, Sonia 1977-.
Fay-LeBlanc, Gibson 1974-.
Ferriss, Lucy 1954-.
Fiege, Mark.
Flanery, Patrick 1975-.
Fontenay, Blake.
Friedman, Matti.
Gethard, Chris 1980-.
Gibson, Heath.
Gillette, Michael L.
Gladstone, Max.
Gleeson-White, Jane.
Goldstein, Meredith 1977(?)-.
Gompertz, Will 1965-.
Hirsch, Paddy.
Hoffmann, Peter M.
Hogan, Jackie 1967-.
Hogan, Tori 1982-.
Hollis, Matthew 1971-.
Hopkinson, Natalie.
Hopwood, Shon 1975-.
Horowitz, Seth S.
Howard, Beth M.
Howe, Sean.
Hunt, Andrew 1968-.
Hunt, Arlene 1972-.
Hurst, David K.
Hutchins, Scott 1974-.
Ivey, Eowyn 1973-.
Ivie, Jackie.
Jacka, Benedict 1980-.
Jacobs, Scott 1950-.
Jakobsen, Mette 1964-.
Jardim, Tomaz 1974-.
Johnson, Claudia L.
Johnston, James H. 1944-.
Jonasson, Jonas 1961-.
Jones, Brandon W. 1972-.
Josefson, Dan.
Jubera, Drew.
Karber, Phil 1951-.
Karunatilaka, Shehan.
Kaul, Korey 1966-.
Kesler, Charles R. 1956-.
Khan, Sal 1976-.
Khoury, Jessica 1990-.
Killian, Linda.
Kingsley, Allie 1982-.
Knelman, Joshua.
Kosmatka, Ted 1973-.
Kowalski, David J.
Kristoff, Jay.
Ladin, Joy 1961-.
Lascarso, Laura.
Leahy, Michael Patrick 1955-.
Ledbetter, Lilly 1938-.
Leith, Sam 1974-.
Lewis, Kristyn Kusek.
Lilliefors, James 1955-.
Little, Elizabeth.
Long, Ruth Frances 1971-.
Luedeke, Lisa.
Lunsford, Sara (See DeWylde, Saranna).
Maas, Sarah J. 1986-.
MacNeal, Susan Elia.
Madonia, Kristen-Paige.
Magers, Dan.
Mandanna, Sangu.
Marohn, Stephanie 1955-.
Marrero, Pilar 1964-.
Martinez, Jenny S. 1971-.
Mazzone, Jason 1970-.
McCauley, Robert N. 1952-.
McDaniel, Lilly.
See Ledbetter, Lilly.
McGreevy, Brian 1983-.
McKenzie, Grant.
See Grant, M. C.
Mendelson, B.J. 1983-.
Minu-Sepehr, Aria.
Neff, Beth 1959-.
Neubauer, Raymond L. 1942-.
Noble, Kim 1960-.
O’Melveny, Regina.
Pavone, Chris 1968-.
Perinot, Sophie.
Peterson, Mark A. 1946-.
Phan, Aimee 1977-.
Pollock, Tom.
Reents, Stephanie 1970-.
Reeves, Amy Carol 1979-.
Rhodes, Jesse H. 1980-.
Rich, Roberta.
Richardson, Barbara K.
Riebock, Josh James 1979-.
Robbins, Michael 1972-.
Roberts, Suzanne 1970-.
Rochefort, Harriet Welty.
Romano, Stephen 1969-.
Rosati, Gina.
Rosengren, Clive 1943-.
Sagarin, Rafe.
Sagebiel, Neil.
Santora, Nick 1970-
Schuster, Joseph M. 1953(?)-.
Schwab, Ivan R.
Scott, R. Neil 1952-2012.
Sheehy, Hugh 1979-.
Shepard, Stephen 1939-.
Shields, Kieran.
Simpson, Chad.
Sirls, William 1964-.
Smith, Alexis M. 1979-.
Sparks, Amber.
Spooner, Meagan.
Stacher, Joshua 1975-.
Statman, Alisa R.
Stone, Mark Everett.
Taitz, Sonia 1954-.
Talbot, Margaret 1961-.
Thorne, Melanie 1981-.
Trilling, Daniel.
Tuccelli, Jessica Maria.
Uke, Alan.
Van Noy, Nikki.
Vann, Barry 1960-.
Walsh, Dan 1957-.
Walsh, Sara.
Warburg, Philip 1954-.
Welch, Wendy.
Weller, Lance 1965-.
Wilber, Tom 1958-.
Wilbur, Dan.
Wiles, Will 1978-.
Williams, Alayna (See Bickle, Laura).
Wilson, Ada 1960-.
Winograd, Morley 1942-.
Winters, Marcus A.
Wolf-Meyer, Matthew J.
Yuknavitch, Lidia 1963-.
Zevin, Dan.
Zingales, Luigi 1963-.