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

  • Volume 262
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497512
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497518
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2014
  • 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

  • All entries in this volume are new to the series. (See Table of Contents for listing).
  • 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.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414496826 | ISBN-13: 9781414496825

Table of Contents

CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People.
Featured in the Volume.
Author Listings.
Achebe, Chinua 1930-2013.
Alegria, Malin 1974(?)-.
Amato, Antony.
See Klein, Daniel.
Askew, Rilla 1951-.
Bannerman, David.
See Hagberg, David.
Barton, Bernadette 1967-.
Benjaminson, Peter 1945-.
Benvenuto, Christine.
Berg, Scott W.
Birkinshaw, Franklin.
See Weldon, Fay.
Bjorkman, Lauren.
Bock, Darrell L. 1953-.
Browne, Hester 1974-.
Buckley, Carla.
Bujold, Lois McMaster 1949-.
Bullington, Jesse 1982(?)-.
Caldicott, Helen 1938-.
Carlin, Peter Ames 1963-.
Carroll, Susan 1952-.
Chaplin, Joyce E. 1960-.
Chen, Da 1962-.
Chignon, Niles.
See Lingeman, Richard.
Christopher, Nicholas 1951-.
Cook, Kevin 1956-.
Coppula, Susan.
See Carroll, Susan.
Crilley, Paul 1975-.
Cute, Susan Carol.
See Carroll, Susan.
David, James F.
Davis, Will 1980-.
Deem, James M. 1950-.
Doetsch, Richard.
Easterbrook, Gregg 1953-.
Elkins, Aaron 1935-
Emmott, Bill 1956-.
Fiffer, Sharon 1951-.
Fitzpatrick, Frank.
Flannery, Sean.
See Hagberg, David.
Flynn, James R. 1934-.
Foege, Alec.
Foster, Alan Dean 1946-.
Foster, James D.
See David, James F.
Freer, Dave 1959-.
Gartner, Zsuzsi 1960-.
Georges, Nicole J. 1980-.
Gilman, Felix 1974-.
Ginder, Grant 1983-.
Goodman, Matthew.
Gottlieb, Irene Hannon.
See Hannon, Irene.
Gutkind, Lee 1945-.
Hagberg, David 1942-.
Hannon, Irene.
Harper, Tom 1977-.
Harrar, George E. 1949-.
Heineman, Kenneth J. 1962-.
Hirsch, William Randolph.
See Lingeman, Richard.
H√łeg, Peter 1957-.
Hough, Robert 1963-.
Howe, Katherine 1977-.
Hughes, Mark Peter.
Hutchinson, Robert 1948-.
Jacobs, Martha Moody.
See Moody, Martha.
James, David.
See Hagberg, David.
James, Harold 1956-.
Jecks, Michael 1960-.
Jensen, Liz 1959-.
Jones, Seth G. 1972-.
Kaplan, Hester 1959-.
Kellert, Stephen R. 1944-.
Kennedy, Paul 1945-.
Klein, Daniel 1939-.
Knoedelseder, William 1947-.
Kriss, Gary.
See Hagberg, David.
Levine, Bruce 1949-.
Lingeman, Richard 1931-.
Littell, Robert 1935-.
Lux, Thomas 1946-.
Malouf, David 1934-.
Marlow, John Robert.
Martina, Daniella.
See Klein, Daniel.
Martines, Lauro 1927-.
Maxwell, Robin 1948-.
McCray, W. Patrick 1967-.
McGrory, Brian 1962(?)-.
Meacham, Jon 1969-.
Milder, Robert 1945(?)-.
Minot, George 1959-.
Moody, Martha.
Morris, Michael 1966-.
Mullan, John 1958-.
Nasaw, David 1945-.
Neiberg, Michael 1969-.
Nielsen, Kim E. 1965-.
Nugent, Benjamin 1977-.
Oakes, James 1953-.
Osborn, Karen 1954-.
Owens, Janis E. 1960-.
Pattison, Eliot 1951-.
Pell, Robert.
See Hagberg, David.
Ramirez, Malin.
See Alegria, Malin.
Ramsey, Eric.
See Hagberg, David.
Richards, Serena.
See Carroll, Susan.
Roberts, Siobhan.
Roe, Nicholas 1955-.
Routledge, Victoria.
See Browne, Hester.
Ruby, Ilie 1966-.
Sacks, Oliver 1933-.
Santoro, Lara.
Shubin, Neil 1960-.
Sites, Kevin.
Slater, Lauren 1963-.
Smith, Clive Stafford.
See Stafford Smith, Clive.
Smith, Haywood 1949-.
Souder, William 1949-.
Soyinka, Wole 1934-.
Stafford Smith, Clive 1959-.
Stashower, Daniel 1960-.
Steinberg, Susan.
Strauss, Victoria.
Tabor, James D. 1946-.
Taleb, Nassim Nicholas 1960-.
Tallis, Frank.
Thomas, Edwin.
See Harper, Tom.
Tosches, Nick 1949-.
Trachtenberg, Peter 1953-.
Turse, Nick 1975-.
Ubel, Peter A. 1962-.
Underdahl, S.T. 1964-.
Utley, Robert M. 1929-.
Wallace, Danny 1976-.
Weldon, Fay 1931-.
Wells, Robert.
See Welsch, Roger L.
Welsch, Roger L. 1936-.
Wilentz, Amy 1954-.
Winslow, Emily.
Wiseman, Richard 1966-.
Zinsser, William 1922-.
Zirin, Dave 1975-.