Contemporary Authors

  • Volume 390
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  • ISBN-10: 1410322661
  • ISBN-13: 9781410322661
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 450 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2017, 2016
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released November 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

Find biographical information on more than 149,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, biographical and critical sources, authors’ comments, and informative essays about their lives and work. A softcover cumulative index is published twice per year (included in subscription).

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.
  • The series also includes select number of autobiographical essays, about 10,000 words in length, written by the authors themselves and accompanied by a selection of unique family photos.
  • 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.
  • The Gale Literary Index, which can be accessed online at http://www.cengage.com/, contains references to all entries in the series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.

What's New

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

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410322416 | ISBN-13: 9781410322418

Table of Contents

Ah-Sen, Jean Marc.
Amony, Evelyn.
Angel, Traci.
Avit, Clelie.
Azzarelli, Kim K.
Baker, David.
Barr, John McKee.
Barrow, Will.
Bastedo, Jamie.
Begun, David R.
Benson, Guy.
Bills, E.R.
Bond, Mike.
Bowens, Natasha.
Bowman, Rex.
Briggs, Kevin.
Brownstein, Carrie.
Bruce, Judy.
Buckley, Thomas E.
Bull, Andy.
Burakowski, Ella.
Calhoun, Ada.
Callaghan, Tom.
Cameron, Christopher.
Carden, Allen.
Cline, Emma.
Cohen, Jeffrey.
Collins, Renee.
Cone, Daniel.
Cooney, C.S.E.
Cranor, Jeffrey.
Crispin, Jessa.
Curran, Robert Emmett.
Curry, Alexandra.
Curtis, Marci Lyn.
Cushing, Steve.
Daniels, Maurice C.
Danler, Stephanie.
Dev, Sonali.
Dilts, Catherine.
Dodson, Zach.
Drake, David.
Duncan, Alexandra.
Elder, Sean.
Ephron, Dan.
Evans, Jeremy.
Farley, Thomas.
Fink, Joseph.
Floreen, Tim.
Fortunato, John.
Furse, Margaret Lewis.
Gavaler, Chris.
Gigantino, James.
Gillis, Steven.
Gorscak, Bonnie.
Gribble, J.L.
Gutierrez, Michael Keenan.
Hamilton, Sheila.
Hammond, Geordan.
Harlow, Luke.
Harrison, S.
Helland, Jenna.
Hilliard, Kathleen M.
Hodenfield, Chris.
Holleman, Emily.
Holm, Chris.
Holmes, Jamie.
Hosken, Andrew.
Hurd, Mary G.
Inglis, Lucy.
Jacobus, Ann.
Jang, Lucia.
Johnson, Kristin Lee.
Jones, Grace.
Jones, Kari.
Jordan, Carol E.
Judd, William Robert.
Jung, Courtney.
Juul, Pia.
Kamil, Amos.
Kanon, Tom.
Kaplan, Roberta A.
Karjel, Robert.
Kawa, Abraham.
Kerr, Margee.
Kilgore, James.
Kingsnorth, Paul.
Kirby, William S.
Kleine, Andrea.
Klobuchar, Amy.
Knott, Stephen F.
Knutsen, Kimberly.
Kopp, Shannon.
Kreyling, Michael.
Kurtagich, Dawn.
Lakatos, Menyhert.
Lalo, Eduardo.
Lank, Avi.
LaRoche, Cheryl.
Lax, Leah.
Leaf, Sue.
Leary, Jan English.
Lee, Mackenzi.
Lee, Susanna Michele.
Legro, Ron.
Leigh, Trisha.
Lerman, Dawn.
Liggett, Kim.
Lipszyc, Rywka.
Lukavics, Amy.
MacFarquhar, Larissa.
Mack, Janey.
Madison, Catherine.
March, J.D.
Matis, Aspen.
McCammon, Ross.
McCarron, Leon.
McCarthy, Susan Carol.
McCurley, T. Mark.
Merey, Ryszard I.
Meyer, Elizabeth.
Mikulencak, Mandy.
Milan, Victor.
Mischke-Reeds, Manuela.
Mitchell, Shay.
Morris, Chris.
Morris, Jeannie.
Mujila, Fiston Mwanza.
Murphy, Erin E.
Myers, Steven Lee.
Nesteroff, Kliph.
Neuvel, Sylvain.
Noblin, Annie England.
Norris, John.
Null, Matthew Neill.
Oakes, Stephanie.
O'Connor, Nuala.
O'Dair, Marcus.
Odede, Kennedy.
O'Porter, Dawn.
Ormand, Kate.
O'Rourke, Tim.
Papadatos, Alecos.
Parker, John L. Jr.
Paul, Marcy Beller.
Peterson, David J.
Peterson, Mary Pflum.
Petri, Alexandra.
Pierce, Wendell.
Posner, Jessica.
Ramos, Jason A.
Read, Simon.
Reagle, Joseph.
Reinhardt, Bob H.
Richards, Natalie D.
Richey, Mary Anne.
Riebling, Mark.
Robertson, John F.
Roig-DeBellis, Kaitlin.
Roufa, M. E.
Rozema, Mark.
Russell, Wendy Thomas.
Ryan, Shane.
Sales, Leila.
Samuel, Sigal.
Sanna, Lucy.
Sardet, Christian.
Scelsa, Kate.
Schaper, Donna.
Scheier, Leah.
Selengut, Charles.
Shaw, Bud.
Sher, Emil.
Sherrard, Brent R.
Sheshunoff, Alex.
Shukla, Nikesh.
Silver, Raphael D.
Simon, Marie Jalowicz.
Sinel, Natasha.
Singular, Joyce.
Snipes, Jeff.
Soocher, Stan.
Southall, Richard.
Spiegel, Nadja.
Stanley, Shalanda.
Steele, Jon.
Stevens, B. K.
Suskind, Dana.
Tetlock, Philip E.
Thynne, Jane.
Trotter, Jim.
Unsworth, Emma Jane.
Urschel, Joe.
Vallely, Paul.
Vance, J. D.
Villoro, Juan.
Walter, Jon.
Wilcken, Hugo.
Wilkinson, Sheena.
Wilson, Mary Louise.
Wood, Charlotte.
Young, Hester.
Zimmer, Marc.