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

  • Volume 239
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  • ISBN-10: 1414481748
  • ISBN-13: 9781414481746
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2012, 2012
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released August 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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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 entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors entries.

Features and Benefits

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

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414480504 | ISBN-13: 9781414480503

Table of Contents

Abbott, Karen.
Adams, Jad.
Arnold, James R.
Arsenault, Emily.
Ayarbe, Heidi.
Barondes, Samuel H.
Barrow, John D.
Black, Jeremy.
Boice, James.
Bradbury, Jennifer.
Bradley, Joseph.
Brodman, James William.
Brysac, Shareen Blair.
Burke, Jan.
Bush, M. L.
Cameron, Peter.
Clark, Carol Higgins.
Clemens, Judy.
Coe, Jonathan.
Cole, Donald B.
Conway, Celeste.
Cussler, Clive.
Davidson, Diane Mott.
Dennis, Felix.
Di Prisco, Joseph.
Dixon, Keith.
Doiron, Paul.
Dreyfus, Hubert L.
Dworkin, Ronald.
Eagles, Charles W.
Elkins, James.
Felten, Eric.
Findley, Paul.
Florman, Samuel C.
Forest, Jim.
Frank, Thomas.
Freinkel, Susan.
Gayford, Martin.
Gillon, Steven M.
Grant, James.
Greene, Melissa Fay.
Guinn, Jeff.
Hacker, Jacob S.
Harkaway, Nick.
Harris, Sam.
Harvey, Robert.
Hayes, J. M.
Heald, Tim.
Hepinstall, Kathy.
Hijuelos, Oscar.
Hill, Kathleen.
Houston, Victoria.
Howard, Michael.
Howell, Dorothy.
Jones, John Bush.
Jordan, River.
Kateb, George.
Kingston, Maxine Hong.
Krause, Bernie.
Laurence, Ray.
Lewis, Mark Edward.
Lifton, Robert Jay.
Lindsey, David.
Lodge, Tom.
MacLaine, Shirley.
Manfredo, Lou.
Margalit, Avishai.
Masters, Priscilla.
Masterton, Graham.
Matar, Nabil.
McCarthy, Keith.
McMahon, Robert J.
McRae, Cricket.
McWhorter, John.
Meyer, Karl E.
Mieville, China.
Miles, Keith.
Moran, Jeffrey P.
Mosley, Walter.
Neiderman, Andrew.
O'Brien, George Dennis.
O'Malley, John W.
Page, Katherine Hall.
Penrose, Roger.
Pierson, Paul.
Pollock, Donald Ray.
Quinn, Peter.
Raichev, R. T.
Rempel, William C.
Rosen, Charley.
Rowan, Roy.
Ruffin, Paul.
Scanlan, Lawrence.
Schneider, Bart.
Schnurnberger, Lynn.
Schroth, Raymond A.
Sellers, John.
Silbey, Joel H.
Smith, Steven D.
Sonnenblick, Jordan.
Stout, Jeffrey Lee.
Tanner, Kathryn.
Taylor, Robert H.
Unger, Miles J.
Vecsey, George.
Weigel, George.
Winch, Julie.
Wood, Gordon S.