eBook 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 255
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  • ISBN-10: 141449744X
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497440
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 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 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: 1414496753 | ISBN-13: 9781414496757

Table of Contents

CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in the Volume.
Author Listings.
Abrams, J.J. 1966-.
Alexander, Gary 1941-.
Allan, Barbara.
See Collins, Barbara.
Almond, Steve 1966-.
Amis, Martin 1949-.
Applebaum, Anne 1964-.
Atkins, Ace 1970-.
Atkinson, Jay 1957-.
Bacigalupi, Paolo 1973-.
Bauman, Beth Ann 1964-.
Beaufrand, Mary Jane.
Bebris, Carrie.
Bernard, April 1956-.
Bishop, Jeremy.
See Robinson, Jeremy.
Bissinger, Buzz 1954-.
Black, Ethan.
See Reiss, Bob.
Borneman, Walter R. 1952-.
Bornstein, Kate 1948-.
Brennan, Sarah Rees 1983-.
Brink, André 1935-.
Brinkley, Douglas 1960-.
Bryan, Francis.
See Delaney, Frank.
Buchanan, Daniel Patrick.
See McKanan, Dan.
Burg, Shana 1968-.
Byrne, David 1952-.
Cadnum, Michael 1949-.
Carson, Rae 1973-.
Cassidy, Tina.
Chabon, Michael 1963-.
Chaitin, Gregory J. 1947-.
Chaney, Lisa 1953(?)-.
Cherian, Anne.
Clegg, Brian 1955-.
Cleland, Jane K. 1957(?)-.
Coleman, Jon T. 1970-.
Collins, Barbara 1948-.
Cotterill, Colin 1952-.
Crace, Jim 1946-.
DeFelice, Jim 1956-.
Deford, Frank 1938-.
Delaney, Frank 1942-.
Diamond, Jared 1937-.
Doherty, Brian 1968-.
Donovan, James 1954-.
Douthat, Ross 1979-.
Duane, Daniel 1967-.
Durham, David Anthony 1969-.
Ehrenreich, Ben 1972-.
Erdrich, Louise 1954-.
Ferro, James.
See DeFelice, Jim.
Fortes, Susana 1959-.
Frederick, Heather Vogel.
Freudenberger, Nell 1975-.
Friesner, Esther M. 1951-.
Gann, Kirby 1968-.
Gerges, Fawaz A. 1958-.
Gildea, William 1939-.
Greenfield, Robert 1946-.
Grylls, Bear 1974-.
Hanif, Mohammed 1965-.
Hendee, Barb 1963-.
Herbach, Geoff 1969-.
Herman, Arthur 1956-.
James, Robert.
See DeFelice, Jim.
Jemisin, N.K. 1972-.
Jennings, Luke 1953-.
Jones, Sadie 1967-.
Jones, Solomon 1967-.
Kashua, Sayed 1975-.
Kelly, Erin 1976-.
Lake, Nick 1979-.
Lancaster, Jen 1967-.
LeDuff, Charlie 1967-.
Leonard, Elizabeth D.
Lin, Ed.
Louise, Heidi.
See Erdrich, Louise.
Madame B.
See Kelly, Erin.
Maitland, Barry 1941-.
Markoe, Merrill 1948-.
McCormick, Patricia 1956-.
McKanan, Dan 1967-.
Miles, Richard 1969-.
Mills, Mark 1963-.
Moore, Liz 1983-.
Nadler, Steven 1958-.
North, Milou.
See Erdrich, Louise.
O’Donohue, Clare 1964-.
Pantoliano, Joe 1951-.
Pearce, Fred 1951-.
Pekkanen, Sarah 1968-.
Penney, Stef 1969-.
Peretti, Frank E. 1951-.
Persson, Leif G.W. 1945-.
Pullman, Philip 1946-.
Qashu, Sayed.
See Kashua, Sayed.
Quick, Matthew 1973-.
Reisler, Jim 1958-.
Reiss, Bob 1951-.
Riess, Jana 1969-.
Roberts, Callum 1963-.
Roberts, Jeremy.
See DeFelice, Jim.
Robinson, Jeremy 1974-.
Romano-Lax, Andromeda 1970-.
Sandel, Michael J. 1953-.
Sanderson, Brandon 1975-.
Saul, Jamie M.
Saunders, George 1958-.
Scheeres, Julia 1967-.
Smiley, Bob 1977-.
Smolinski, Jill 1961-.
Steele, Jonathan 1941-.
Steinbeck, Thomas 1944-.
Steyer, James P.
Stockwin, Julian 1944-.
Stover, Matthew Woodring 1962-.
Strayed, Cheryl 1968-.
Tecate, Leo.
See Markoe, Merrill.
Todd, Jack 1946-.
Turton, James.
See Crace, Jim.
Villatoro, Marcos McPeek 1962-.
Waldron, Jeremy 1953-.
Wein, Elizabeth E. 1964-.
Wolf, Anthony E. 1940-.
Wolf, Naomi 1962-.
Wolfe, Tom 1931-.
Yalom, Irvin D. 1931-.