eBook Contemporary Authors New Revision Series: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, & Other Fields

  • Volume 259
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497482
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497488
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released November 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are revised and up to date and replace the original Contemporary Authors entries.

Features and Benefits

  • All entries in this volume are updated versions of sketches that first appeared in the Contemporary Authors series (See Table of Contents for listing).
  • A 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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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414496796 | ISBN-13: 9781414496795

Table of Contents

CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in the Volume.
Author Listings.
Abbott, Megan E. 1971-.
Amar, Akhil Reed 1958-.
Anasi, Robert 1966-.
Andersen, Kurt 1954-.
Archer, E.
See Schrefer, Eliot.
Bailey, Paul 1937-.
Barnes, Kim 1958-.
Barnes, Linda 1949-.
Bawer, Bruce 1956-.
Beguine, Anna.
See Saintcrow, Lilith.
Belozerskaya, Marina 1966-.
Benn, James R. 1949-.
Bloch-Dano, Evelyne.
Boyne, John 1971-.
Brennert, Alan 1954-.
Brian, Kate.
See Scott, Kieran.
Brothers, Meagan 1978(?)-.
Bryant, Michael.
See Brennert, Alan.
Burnett, Carol 1933-.
Byrd, Sandra.
Callow, Simon 1949-.
Campbell, Drusilla.
Campbell, Greg 1970-.
Casti, John L. 1943-.
Chamberlin, Holly 1962-.
Clark, Clare 1967-.
Clark, Lloyd 1967-.
Cobb, William J. 1957-.
Coel, Margaret 1937-.
Coleman, David G.
Coll, Steve 1958-
Cristofano, David 1967-.
Dean, Debra 1957-.
Delisle, Guy 1966-.
Dial, Connie 1944-.
Doggett, Peter 1957-.
Drape, Joe.
Ebert, Roger 1942-2013.
Eng, Tan Twan 1972-.
Everett, Percival 1956-.
Everett, Rupert 1959-.
Everitt, Anthony 1940-.
Fales-Hill, Susan 1962-.
FitzSimons, Peter 1961-.
Gallo, Donald R. 1938-.
George, Nelson 1957-.
Goldman, Ivan G. 1942-.
Goldstein, Paul 1943-.
Gorra, Michael 1957-.
Gross, Neil 1971-.
Hadfield, Andrew 1962-.
Hanauer, Cathi 1962-.
Harjo, Joy 1951-.
Harrison, Emma.
See Scott, Kieran.
Hatch, Thom 1946-.
Healy, Dermot 1947-.
Heti, Sheila 1976-.
Hilton, Lisa 1975-.
Hodgman, John 1971-.
Holdefer, Charles 1959-.
January, Pepper.
See Rivers, Joan.
Kalla, Daniel 1966-.
Kidd, Thomas S. 1971-.
Koslow, Sally.
Kriegel, Mark 1963(?)-.
Land, Jon 1957-.
Lee, Don 1959-.
Littlewood, Ann 1946(?)-.
Luttrell, Marcus 1975-.
Mantel, Hilary 1952-.
Marshall, Alex 1959-.
Marton, Kati 1949-.
McGarrity, Michael 1939-.
Meek, James 1962-.
Molinsky, Joan Alexandra.
See Rivers, Joan.
Molinsky, Joan Sandra.
See Rivers, Joan.
Moore, Wendy 1958-.
Moyo, Dambisa 1969-.
Novak, John Luther.
See Priest, Christopher.
Ohlin, Alix 1972-.
Parker, Alan Michael 1961-.
Partnoy, Frank 1967(?).
Pedersen, Laura 1965-.
Perillo, Lucia 1958-.
Platt, Randall 1948-.
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin 1939-.
Porter, Andrew 1972-.
Prashad, Vijay 1968(?)-.
Priest, Christopher 1943-.
Reynolds, Alastair 1966-.
Rivers, Joan 1933-.
Rosin, Hanna 1970-.
Ross, Andrew 1956-.
Rothbart, Davy 1975-.
Saintcrow, Lilith 1976-.
Samuelsson, Marcus 1971-.
Schofield, Victoria.
Schrefer, Eliot 1978-.
Schweber, Silvan S. 1929-.
Scott, Kieran 1974-.
Shields, Charles J. 1951-.
Shiller, Robert J. 1946-.
Shomer, Enid 1944-.
Smith, Elise.
See Chamberlin, Holly.
Somerville, Patrick 1979-.
Speas, Margaret.
See Coel, Margaret.
Sprackland, Jean 1962-.
St. Crow, Lili.
See Saintcrow, Lilith.
Stillman, Deanne 1950-.
Strausbaugh, John 1951-.
Stross, Randall E. 1954-.
Suarez, Daniel 1964-.
Sullivan, Robert 1963-.
Talty, Stephan 1965(?)-.
Tharp, Tim 1957-.
Thompson, Hilary Mary.
See Mantel, Hilary.
Timme, Reinhold.
See Ebert, Roger.
Trigiani, Adriana.
Tsegie, Kasshun.
See Samuelsson, Marcus.
Turner, John G.
Tyler, Patrick 1951-.
Vincent, Norah 1968-.
Wade, Mary Dodson 1930-.
Wakling, Christopher 1970-.
Wall, Carolyn D. 1945(?)-.
Wedgelock, Colin.
See Priest, Christopher.
Weintraub, Stanley 1929-.
Wessel, David 1954-.
Whitehouse, David 1941-2013.
Willig, Lauren 1977-.
Wilson, Bee 1974-.
Woodruff, Lee 1960(?)-.
Yu, Charles 1976-.
Zeraus, Leinad.
See Suarez, Daniel.