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 258
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  • ISBN-10: 1414497474
  • ISBN-13: 9781414497471
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2014, 2014
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released October 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: 1414496788 | ISBN-13: 9781414496788

Table of Contents

CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People.
Featured in the Volume.
Author Listings.
Alden, Sue.
See Francis, Dorothy.
Andrews, Sarah 1949-.
Arana, Marie 1949-.
Ariely, Dan 1967-.
Austen, Catherine 1965-.
Baker, Tiffany 1969(?)-.
Balog, Cyn 1973-.
Barry, Dave 1947-.
Bell, Chip R. 1944-.
Berk, Ari 1967-.
Bordo, Susan 1947-.
Bowen, Rhys.
See Quin-Harkin, Janet.
Bowman, Eric.
See Frost, Mark.
Boyle, Elizabeth.
Brine, Don.
See Roberts, Adam.
Brinkley, Alan 1949-.
Brooks, Joanna 1971-.
Burton, Rhoda.
See Janzen, Rhoda.
Chambers, James.
See Cliff, Jimmy.
Cliff, Jimmy 1948-.
Cline, William R. 1941-.
Cobb, Thomas 1947-.
Cooper, Dennis 1953-.
Deacon, Terrence W. 1950-.
Dellamonica, A.M. 1968-.
Denby, David 1943-.
Dicks, Matthew 1971-.
Doudera, Vicki 1961-.
Duberstein, Larry 1944-.
Dunlap, Susanne 1955-.
Erickson, Carolly 1943-.
Esty, Daniel C. 1959-.
Fields, Jennie 1953-.
Fleishman, Jeffrey.
Fortey, Richard 1946-.
Francis, Dorothy 1926-.
Fredriksen, Paula 1951-.
Frost, Mark 1953-.
Furnivall, Kate.
Gagnon, Michelle 1971-.
Garsee, Jeannine.
Gentles, Ian 1941-.
Glassman, Joyce.
See Johnson, Joyce.
Goforth, Ellen.
See Francis, Dorothy.
Goldhill, Simon 1957-.
Grazer, Gigi Levangie.
Green, Matthew.
See Dicks, Matthew.
Harford, Tim 1973-.
Harris, Jana 1947-.
Henkin, Joshua 1964-.
Hest, Amy 1950-.
Hooper, Meredith 1939-.
Hoyt, Erich 1950-.
Issenberg, Sasha 1980(?)-.
Jaffe, Michele 1970-.
Janzen, Rhoda.
Johns, Janetta.
See Quin-Harkin, Janet.
Johnson, Joyce 1935-.
Kitcher, Philip 1947-.
Knudsen, Michelle 1974-.
Kondazian, Karen 1950-.
Lanchester, John 1962-.
Lawrence-Lightfoot, Sara 1944-.
Lerner, Steve 1946-.
Livingston, Lesley.
Louis, Pat.
See Francis, Dorothy.
Love, Kathy 1970(?)-.
Lustgarten, Abrahm.
Marcus, Leonard S. 1950-.
Marsh, Willa.
See Willett, Marcia.
Martin, Joel 1945-.
Masur, Louis P. 1957-.
Mawer, Simon 1948-.
McDermid, Val 1955-.
McMeekin, Sean A. 1974-.
McNeill, J.R. 1954-.
Meade, Glenn 1957-.
Merrill, Christopher 1957-.
Muhlstein, Anka 1935-.
Nelson, Scott Reynolds 1964-.
Nye, David E. 1946-.
Olson, Robert W. 1940-.
Perkins, Emily 1970-.
Peters, Julie Anne 1952-.
Pierson, D.C. 1984-.
Polsky, Richard 1955(?)-.
Preston, Andrew 1973-.
Quin-Harkin, Janet 1941-.
Read, Cornelia 1963-.
Rice, Earle, Jr. 1928-.
Roberts, Adam 1965-.
Roberts, Geoffrey 1952-.
Robertski Brothers.
See Roberts, Adam.
Robinson, Kim Stanley 1952-.
Rowe, John Carlos 1945-.
Russell, Sheldon 1942-.
Schank, Roger C. 1946-.
Sharenow, Robert.
Sigurdardottir, Yrsa 1963-.
Slywotzky, Adrian J. 1951-.
Solomon, Andrew 1963-.
Spiller, Elizabeth.
Strand, Ginger.
Sunstein, Cass R. 1954-.
Swierczynski, Duane 1972-.
Tabor, James M. 1948-.
Taylor, Yuval 1963-.
Thatcher, Margaret 1925-2013.
Thompson, Chuck.
Tilghman, Christopher 1946-.
Tolan, Stephanie S. 1942-.
Tsukiyama, Gail.
Updegrove, Mark K. 1961-.
vanden Heuvel, Katrina 1959-.
Walter, Jess 1965-.
Warner, Marina 1946-.
Watson, Larry 1947-.
Wiencek, Henry 1952-.
Willett, Marcia 1945-.
Wilson, Edward O. 1929-.
Wolitzer, Hilma 1930-.
Woods, Randall Bennett 1944-.
Zorach, Rebecca 1969-.