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zadie smith Zadie Smith was born in Northwest London in 1975 and still lives in the area. She is the author of White Teeth and The Autograph Man.
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Verna Aardema
Allan Ahlberg
Janet Ahlberg
Edward Albee
Lloyd Alexander
Dorothy Allison
Julia Alvarez
Lance Armstrong
Lauren Artress
John Ashbery
Tash Aw
 

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Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
Olaff Baker
Pat Barker
Anita Barrows
Sebastian Barry
Joan Bauer
Karen Beaumont
Saul Bellow
Ludwig Bemelmans
A. Scott Berg
Isaiah Berlin
Gary Blackwood
Harold Bloom
Heinrich Boll
Jorge Luis Borges
Joan Borysenko
Angela Bourke
T.C. Boyle
Kathleen A. Brehony
Joseph Bruchac
Betsy Byars
 

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Peter Cameron
Eric Carle
Alden R. Carter
Margaret Cezair-Thompson
Veronica Chambers
Leslie Chang
Nien Cheng
Ron Chernow
Gennifer Choldenko
Arthur Bowie Chrisman
Ann Nolan Clark
Andrew Clement
J.M. Coetzee
Steve Coll
Edward Conlon
Robert Coover
Audrey Couloumbis
Michael Crichton
Gillian Cross
Chris Crowe
Priscilla Cummings
 

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Roald Dahl
Dalai Lama
Edwidge Danticat
James Daugherty
Sampson Davis
Lydia Davis
George Dawson
Marale Day
Charles de Lint
Sis Deans
Michael Delaney
Don Delillo
Carl Dennis
Tomie dePaola
Sarah Dessen
Pete Dexter
Jared Diamond
Junot Diaz
E.L. Doctorow
Harriet Doerr
Anthony Doerr
Roddy Doyle
Lois Duncan
 

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Walter D. Edmonds
T.S. Eliot
Daniel Ellsberg
Carol Emshwiller
Marie Hall Ets
 

F  (to top)
William Faulkner
Muriel Feelings
Rosario Ferre
Jasper Fforde
Professor Orlando Figes
Garret Freymann-Weyr
Jean Fritz
 

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William Gaddis
Wanda Gag
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Doris Gates
Jean Craighead George
Andre Gide
Elizabeth Gilbert
Eugene Gloria
William Golding
Nadine Gordimer
Elizabeth Goudge
Linda Grant
Elizabeth Janet Gray
Bette Greene
Elaine Greenstein
Kate Grenville
Martha Grimes
Nikki Grimes
Jacob Grimm
Wilhelm Grimm
 

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Joe Haldeman
Donald Hall
Virginia Hamilton
Thich Nhat Hanh
Shirley Hazzard
Seamus Heaney
Lian Hearn
Hermann Hesse
Christopher Hitchens
Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Eva Hoffman
Nick Hornby
Keri Hulme
Josephine Humphreys
Rameck Hunt
Davida Wills Hurwin
 

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Eva Ibbotson
Satomi Ichikawa
Anne Isaacs
 

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George Jenkins
Stephen T. Johnson
Angela Johnson
Diane Johnson
 

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Maira Kalman
MacKinlay Kantor
G. Brian Karas
Mary Karr
Ezra Jack Keats
Garrison Keillor
Steven Kellogg
William Kennedy
Cristina Kessler
Ross King
Rudyard Kipling
Elisa Kleven
Jonathan Kozol
Aung San Suu Kyi
 

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Robert Lawson
Chang-rae Lee
Betsy Lerner
Rika Lesser
Julius Lester
Sinclair Lewis
Marina Lewycka
Rebecca Lickiss
Janet Taylor Lisle
Thomas Locker
Hugh Lofting
 

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Margaret Mahy
Norman Mailer
Thomas Mann
Micheline Aharonian Marcom
Albert Marrin
James Marshall
Rafe Martin
Sharon Bell Mathis
Peter Matthiessen
Robert McCloskey
Emily Arnold McCully
Gerald McDermott
Bernice L. McFadden
Terrence McNally
Charlotte Middleton
Mary Beth Miller
Arthur Miller
Betsy Mitchell
Marianne Moore
Thomas Moran
Susie Morgenstern
Toni Morrison
Susan Brind Morrow
Arlene Mosel
Dhan Gopal Mukerji
Iris Murdoch
Margaret Musgrove
 

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Gloria Naylor
Patrick Neate
Blake Nelson
Pablo Neruda
Kathleen Norris
Alice Notley
 

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Joyce Carol Oates
Nuala O'Faolain
Eugene O'Neill
Doris Orgel
Suze Orman
Ruth Ozeki
 

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ZZ Packer
Rosa Parks
Elizabeth Partridge
Octavio Paz
Iain Pears
T.R. Pearson
Richard Peck
William Pene du Bois
Richard Pevear
Nathaniel Philbrick
Gloria Jean Pinkney
Mary Pipher
Luigi Pirandello
Janet Podleski
Diana Preston
Alice Provensen
Martin Provensen
Thomas Pynchon
 

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Marsha Qualey
 

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Louise S. Rankin
Sabina Rascol
Ellen Raskin
Peggy Rathmann
Patricia Raybon
Rachel Naomi Remen
Dorothy Rhoads
David Rice
Andy Riley
Randall Robinson
Richard Rodriguez
Susan Rottman
Salman Rushdie
Sara Ryan
Cynthia Rylant
 

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Robert D. San Souci
Julia L. Sauer
George Saunders
Ruth Sawyer
Jon Scieszka
Charles Seife
Danzy Senna
Kate Seredy
Phyllis Shalant
Susan Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
Carol Shields
David K. Shipler
Gary Shteyngart
Neal Shusterman
Richard Sieburth
Neil Simon
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Adam Sisman
Nigel Slater
William Sleator
Dava Sobel
Rebecca Solnit
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Dana Stabenow
Tom Standage
Mary Q. Steele
Wallace Stegner
John Steinbeck
Aryeh Lev Stollman
 

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Simms Taback
Rabindranath Tagore
Mildred D. Taylor
Shelley Moore Thomas
Lewis Thomas
Rebecca Tingle
William Trevor
Lily Tuck
Harry Turtledove
 

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Yoshiko Uchida
Sigrid Undset
 

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Carl Van Doren
Larissa Volkhonsky
Susan Vreeland
 

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Sarah Waters
Rosemary Wells
Edith Wharton
Tennessee Williams
Gregory Howard Williams
August Wilson
Jacqueline Winspear
David J. Wolpe
Brenda Woods
Jacqueline Woodson
Evan Wright
Don L. Wulffson
 

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Taro Yashima
Elizabeth Yates
William Butler Yeats
Jane Yolen
Ed Young