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  Harold Kushner
  Rick Warren
  Yann Martel

V.C. Andrews

John Saul
  Ann Rice
  Whitley Strieber
  Stuart Woods
  Mary Higgins Clark

Margaret Atwood

Toni Morrison
  Penelope Lively
  Barbara Kingsolver
  Joyce Carol Oates
  Annie Proulx
  Jane Smiley

Jean Auel

Kathleen O'Neal Gear
  W Michael Gear
  James Alexander Thom
  Wilbur Smith
  Stephen Baxter

Jeffrey Archer

Vince Flynn
  Clive Cussler
  Jack Higgins
  Stuart Woods

David Baldacci

Steve Martini
  Stuart Woods
  Nelson DeMille
  James Grippando
  Michael Connelly
  Sidney Sheldon
  Robert Ludlum
  Lisa Scottoline
  Robert Tanenbaum
  Scott Turow
  Peter Benchley
  Brad Meltzer
  Dennis Lahane
  Linda Fairstein
  Mario Puzo
  Lee Child

Nevada Barr

Tony Hillerman
  Dana Stabenow
  Lillian Jackson Braun
  Sue Grafton
  C J Box
  Sue Henry
  Linda Fairstein
  J A Jance

Elizabeth Berg

Kristin Hannah
  Luanne Rice
  Anna Quindlen
  Jacquelyn Mitchard
  Anne Tyler
  Alice Hoffman
  Sue Miller

Maeve Binchy

Rosamunde Pilcher
  Fern Michaels
  Belva Plain
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Joanna Trollope
  Janet Dailey
  Robert James Waller
  Nora Roberts
  Anne Tyler
  Danielle Steel
  Elizabeth Goudge
  Mary Alice Monroe
  Joyce Carol Oates
  Kristin Hannah

Terri Blackstock

Dee Henderson
  Kristen Heitzmann

Lawrence Block

James Lee Burke
< Michael Connelly
  Robert Crais
  John Sandford
  Dennis Lehane
  Robert Parker
  Elmore Leonard

Barbara Taylor Bradford

Barbara Delinsky
  Danielle Steel
  Fern Michaels
  LaVyrle Spencer
  Susan Isaacs
  Judith Michael
  Joanna Trollope
  Anne Tyler
  Maeve Binchy
  Joy Fielding
  Belva Plain
  Robert James Waller
  Janet Dailey
  Helen Fielding
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Luanne Rice
  Nora Roberts
  Nicholas Sparks

Suzanne Brockmann

J D Robb
  Linda Howard
  Elizabeth Lowell
  Dee Henderson

Terry Brooks

Robert Jordan
  J R R Tolkien
  Tad Williams
  David Eddings
  Stephen Donaldson
  Raymond Feist
  Orson Scott Card
  Margaret Weis
  Terry Goodkind
  Anne McCaffrey

Sandra Brown

Tami Hoag
  Iris Johansen
  Mary Higgins Clark
  Linda Howard
  Catherine Coulter
  Heather Graham
  Stella Cameron
  Karen Robards
  James Patterson
  Judith McNaught
  Lisa Gardner
  Elizabeth Lowell
  Carla Neggers
  Kay Hooper
  Erica Spindler

Orson Scott Card

Robert Jordan
  Terry Brooks
  Lois Bujold
  Ray Bradbury
  Larry Niven
  Anne McCaffrey

Jennifer Chiaverini

Adriana Trigiani
  Emilie Richards
  Sandra Dallas
  Elizabeth Berg

Agatha Christie

Mary Daheim
  Carolyn Hart
  Elizabeth George
  Martha Grimes
  Dorothy Sayers
  Margaret Truman
  Elizabeth Peters

Tom Clancy

Dale Brown
  Stephen Coonts
  Jack Higgins
  Clive Cussler
  Robert Ludlum
  Lee Child
  Nelson DeMille
  Ken Follett
  John LeCarre
  W E B Griffin
  Harold Coyle

Mary Higgins Clark

Sandra Brown
  Catherine Coulter
  Tami Hoag
  Linda Howard
  Lisa Gardner
  Iris Johansen
  Patricia Cornwell
  Jonathan Kellerman
  Faye Kellerman
  Michael Connelly
  Robin Cook
  V C Andrews
  Stella Cameron
  Stuart Woods
  James Patterson
  Sandra Brown
  Carol Higgins Clark
  Kay Hooper
  Susan Isaacs
  Iris Johansen
  Carla Neggers
  Greg Iles
  Sue Grafton

Harlan Coben

Lawrence Block
  Lee Child
  Michael Connelly
  Lisa Gardner
  John Grisham
  Dennis Lehane
  John J Nance
  T Jefferson Parker
  Lisa Scottoline
  Stuart Woods
  Robert Crais
  James Patterson

Michael Connelly

John Sandford
  Stuart Woods
  Jonathan Kellerman
  James Lee Burke
  James Patterson
  Patricia Cornwell
  Lawrence Block
  Mary Higgins Clark
  David Baldacci

R obin Cook

Michael Palmer
  Richard Preston
  Tess Gerritsen
  Patricia Cornwell
  Michael Crichton
  Douglas Preston
  Kathy Reichs

Stephen Coonts

Tom Clancy
  Dale Brown
  Harold Coyle
  Ken Follett
  W E B Griffin
  Robert Ludlum
  Larry Bond
  Jack Higgins

Patricia Cornwell

Robin Cook
  Michael Crichton
  Tess Gerritsen
  Michael Palmer
  James Patterson
  Linda Fairstein
  Kathy Reichs
  Jonathan Kellerman
  Carol Higgins Clark
  Jeffery Deaver
  Greg Iles
  Sara Paretsky
  Lisa Scottoline
  Kathy Reichs
  John Sandford
  Michael Connelly
  Sue Grafton
  Tami Hoag
  Mary Higgins Clark

Michael Crichton

John Nance
  Tess Gerritsen
  Matthew Reilly
  Stuart Woods
  Ridley Pearson
  James Rollins
  Clive Cussler
  Nelson DeMille
  Dan Brown
  Michael Palmer
  Sue Grafton
  Robin Cook
  Lincoln Child
  Douglas Preston

Jennifer Cruise

Mary Kay Andrews
  Jayne Ann Krentz
  Susan Phillips
  Sophie Kinsella
  Jennifer Weiner
  Janet Evanovich
  Marian Keyes
  Barbara Daly

Clive Cussler

Nelson DeMille
  Ken Follett
  Jack Higgins
  Robert Ludlum
  Eric Van Lustbader
  Ian Fleming
  Tom Clancy
  Harold Coyle
  Stephen Coonts
  Douglas Preston
  Lincoln Child
  Bernard Cornwell
  Daniel Silva
  James Clavell
  Michael Crichton
  W E B Griffin
  Dale Brown

Diane Mott Davidson

Dorothy Cannell
  M.C. Beaton
  Susan Wittig Albert
  Jill Churchill
  Katherine Hall Page
  Tamar Myers
  Laura Childs
  Sarah Graves
  Joanne Fluke

Barbara Delinsky

Kristin Hannah
  Patricia Gaffney
  LaVyrle Spencer
  Sandra Brown
  Fern Michaels
  Elizabeth Berg
  Judith McNaught
  Barbara Taylor Bradford
  Ann Rivers Siddons
  Eileen Goudge
  Anita Diamant
  Nora Roberts
  Danielle Steel
  Luanne Rice
  Jude Deveraux

Jude Deveraux

Janet Dailey
  Judith McNaught
  Nora Roberts
  Catherine Coulter
  Linda Howard
  Danielle Steel
  LaVyrle Spencer
  Amanda Quick
  Catherine Cookson
  Johanna Lindsey
  Jayne Ann Krentz
  Bertrice Small

David Eddings

Raymond Feist
  Terry Brooks
  Tad Williams
  Mercedes Lackey
  Robert Jordan
  Stephen Donaldson
  George R.R. Martin
  Piers Anthony

Janet Evanovich

Sarah Strohmeyer
  Lisa Scottoline
  Carol Higgins Clark
  Jennifer Crusie
  Donna Andrews
  Susan Anderson
  Susan Phillips
  Marion Keyes
  Karen Robards
  Sophie Kinsella

Richard Paul Evans

Pat Conroy
  Nicholas Sparks
  Nicholas Evans
  Robert James Waller
  Belva Plain

Christine Feehan

Sherrilyn Kenyon
  Stephanie Laurens
  Maggie Shayne
  Shannon McKenna
  Karen Marie Moning

Fannie Flagg

Jan Karon
  Rebecca Wells
  Ann Ross
  Garrison Keillor
  Deborah Smith
  Sue Monk Kidd
  Adriana Trigiani
  Billie Letts

Vince Flynn

Stephen Coonts
  Jack Higgins
  David Baldacci
  Brad Thor
  Robert Ludlum
  Steve Martini
  Dale Brown

Ken Follett

Tom Clancy
  Clive Cussler
  Robert Ludlum
  Jack Higgins
  Nelson DeMille
  John Grisham
  Frederick Forsyth
  Jeffrey Archer

Julie Garwood

Catherine Coulter
  Jude Deveraux
  Kathleen Woodiwiss
  Julia Quinn
  Elizabeth Lowell
  Amanda Quick
  Judith McNaught
  Linda Howard
  Karen Robards
  Johanna Lindsey

Tess Gerritsen

Michael Palmer
  Robin Cook
  Iris Johansen
  Patricia Cornwell
  Kathy Reichs
  Karin Slaughter

Sue Grafton

Nevada Barr
  J A Jance
  Linda Fairstein
  Lisa Scottoline
  Patricia Cornwell
  Robert Crais
  Earlene Fowler
  Dana Stabenow
  Elizabeth Peters

Phillipa Gregory

Jean Plaidy
  Margaret George
  Alison Weir
  Sarah Dunant
  Anita Diamant
  Geraldine Brooks

W E B Griffin

Tom Clancy
  Nelson DeMille
  Patrick Robinson
  Jack Higgins
  Stephen Coonts
  Bernard Cornwell
  Dale Brown
  Larry Bond

Martha Grimes

P. D. James
  Dorothy Sayers
  Elizabeth George
  M C Beaton
  Agatha Christie

John Grisham

Steve Martini
  Lisa Scottoline
  Scott Turow
  Stuart Woods
  David Baldacci
  Perri O'Shaugnessy
  Brad Meltzer
  Robert Tanenbaum
  Jeffery Deaver
  Phillip Margolin

Kristin Hannah

Barbara Delinsky
  Luanne Rice
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Nancy Thayer
  Elizabeth Berg
  Maeve Binchy

Charlaine Harris

Kelley Armstrong
  Jim Butcher
  Mary Janice Davidson

Tami Hoag

Iris Johansen
  Karen Robards
  Alex Kava
  Patricia Cornwell
  Tess Gerritsen
  Kathy Reichs
  James Patterson
  Mary Higgins Clark
  Linda Howard
  Kay Hooper
  Stella Cameron
  Lisa Gardner

Linda Howard

Karen Robards
  Elizabeth Lowell
  Sandra Brown
  Tami Hoag
  J D Robb
  Iris Johansen
  Kay Hooper
  Catherine Coulter
  Suzanne Brockman
  Sandra Brown

J ohn Jakes

Louis L'Amour
  Jeff Shaara
  James Michener
  Gilbert Morris

Iris Johansen

Catherine Coulter
  Tami Hoag
  Sandra Brown
  Kay Hooper
  Linda Howard
  Tess Gerritsen
  Kathy Reichs
  Karen Robards
  < Karin Slaughter

Robert Jordan

Stephen Donaldson
  David Drake
  J R R Tolkien
  Ursula Le Guin
  Terry Brooks
  Mercedes Lackey
  David Eddings
  Raymond Feist
  Terry Goodkind
  Tad Williams

Jan Karon

Garrison Keillor
  Fannie Flagg
  Ann B Ross
  Philip Gulley
  Rosamunde Pilcher
  Anne Lamott
  Lorna Landvik

Jonathan Kellerman

Stephen White
  Kay Hooper
  Jeffery Deaver
  Ridley Pearson
  Patricia Cornwell
  James Patterson
  Lisa Gardner
  Greg Iles
  Faye Kellerman
  Mary Higgins Clark
  Michael Connelly
  John Sandford

Stephen King

Dean Koontz
  John Saul
  Peter Straub
  Clive Barker
  Thomas Harris
  Whitney Strieber
  Edgar Allan Poe
  Brian Lumley
  Robert McCammon

Karen Kingsbury

Terri Blackstock
  Angela Hunt
  Tracie Peterson
  Beverly Lewis
  Francine Rivers
  Nicholas Sparks
  Lori Wick
  Dee Henderson

Sophie Kinsella

Helen Fielding
  Marion Keyes
  Jane Green
  Jennifer Cruise
  Meg Cabot
  Jennifer Weiner
  Jane Heller
  Carly Phillips

Dean Koontz

Stephen King
  Robert McCammon
  John Saul
  Whitney Strieber
  Thomas Harris
  Peter Straub
  Stuart Woods

Jayne Ann Krentz

Nora Roberts
  Susan Elizabeth Phillips
  Elizabeth Lowell
  Barbara Delinsky
  Judith McNaught
  Barbara Michaels
  Catherine Coulter
  Julie Garwood
  Iris Johansen
  Fern Michaels
  Heather Graham
  Mary Balogh
  Johanna Lindsey
  Jude Deveraux
  Amanda Quick
  Linda Howard
  Sandra Brown
  Tami Hoag
  Karen Robards

Louis L'Amour

Max Brand
  Zane Grey
  Elmer Kelton
  Larry McMurtry
  Richard S. Wheeler
  Tony Hillerman
  Peter Brandvold
  Ralph Compton
  Terry C Johnston

Tim LaHaye/Jerry Jenkins

Frank Peretti
  Joseph Girzone
  Gilbert Morris
  Terri Blackstock
  Dee Henderson

Elmore Leonard

Robert B. Parker
  Carl Hiaasen
  Lawrence Block
  Stuart Woods
  James Lee Burke
  Robert Crais

Beverly Lewis

Joseph Girzone
  Philip Gulley
  Terri Blackstock
  Stephen Bly
  Janette Oke
  Melody Carlson
  Lynn & Gilbert Morris
  Dee Henderson
  Francine Rivers
  Lauraine Snelling
  Brock & Bodie Thoene
  Lori Wick
  Penelope Stokes
  Wanda Brunstetter
  Lynn Austin
  Grace Livingston Hill
  Jan Karon
  Tracie Peterson
  Karen Kingsbury

Robert Ludlum

Vince Flynn
  Wilbur Smith
  Ken Follett
  Ian Fleming
  Tom Clancy
  Lawrence Sanders
  Clive Cussler
  Jeffrey Archer
  Dale Brown
  Nelson DeMille
  Richard North Patterson
  Stephen Coonts
  Jack Higgins
  John LeCarre

Alexander McCall Smith

Donna Leon
  Agatha Christie
  Tony Hillerman
  M C Beaton
  Dorothy Gilman

Terry McMillan

Kimberly Lawson Roby
  Omar Tyree
  Eric Jerome Dickey
  E Lynn Harris
  Connie Briscoe
  Walter Mosley

Debbie Macomber

Fern Michaels
  Jude Deveraux
  Luanne Rice
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Nicholas Sparks
  Susan Wiggs
  Nora Roberts

Steve Martini

Scott Turow
  Michael Connelly
  Lisa Scottoline
  Phillip Margolin
  John Grisham
  David Baldacci
  Robert Tanenbaum
  Vince Flynn
  Robert Crais
  Brad Meltzer

Stephanie Meyer

Libba Bray
  Annette Curtis Klause
  Laurell K Hamilton
  Kim Harrison
  Kelley Armstrong
  L A Banks
  P C Cast
  Anne Rice
  Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

Fern Michaels

LaVyrle Spencer
  Judith Michael
  Nora Roberts
  Danielle Steel
  Linda Lael Miller
  Karen Robards
  Kristin Hannah
  Barbara Taylor Bradford
  Debbie Macomber
  Sandra Brown
  Jude Deveraux

Toni Morrison

Zora Neale Hurston
  Maya Angelou
  William Faulkner
  Margaret Atwood
  Alice Walker

Patrick O'Brian

Bernard Cornwell
  C.S. Forester
  W E B Griffin
  James Rollins

Janette Oke

Gilbert Morris
  Francine Rivers
  Beverly Lewis
  Lori Wick
  Wanda Brunstetter
  Joseph Girzone

Michael Palmer

Patricia Cornwell
  Robin Cook
  Tess Gerritson
  Kathy Reichs
  Karin Slaughter
  Jonathan Kellerman

Robert B. Parker

Stephen Cannell
  James Lee Burke
  T. Jefferson Parker
  Michael Connelly
  Robert Crais
  Lawrence Block
  Sue Grafton
  Dennis Lehane
  Harlan Coban
  Elmore Leonard
  Walter Mosley
  Dick Francis
  Carl Hiaasen
  Marcia Muller

James Patterson

Michael Connelly
  Jeffery Deaver
  Jonathan Kellerman
  Greg Iles
  John Sandford
  Stuart Woods
  Patricia Cornwell
  Lawrence Block
  Lee Child
  Harlan Coben
  John Sandford
  Sue Grafton
  Lisa Scottoline

Frank Peretti

Terri Blackstock
  T Davis Bunn
  Dee Henderson
  Ted Dekker
  Jerry Jenkins & Tim Lahaye

Jodi Picoult

Christopher Bohjalian
  Diane Chamberlain
  Elizabeth Berg
  Alice Hoffman
  Anna Quindlen
  Luanne Rice
  Anita Shreve
  Jacquelyn Mitchard
  Sue Miller
  Eileen Goudge
  Kristin Hannah
  Louise Erdrich
  Nicholas Sparks
  Anne Tyler

Belva Plain

Eileen Goudge
  Diane Chamberlain
  Barbara Taylor Bradford
  Barbara Delinsky
  Joy Fielding
  Nicholas Sparks
  Anne Tyler
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Janet Dailey
  Danielle Steel
  Fern Michaels
  Luanne Rice
  Susan Wiggs
  Nora Roberts
  LaVyrle Spencer

Ayn Rand

George Orwell
  Robert Heinlein
  Ray Bradbury
  Terry Pratchett

Kathy Reichs

Sue Grafton
  Patricia Cornwell
  Tess Gerritsen
  Karin Slaughter
  Iris Johansen
  Sharyn McCrumb
  Lisa Scottoline

Anne Rice

John Saul
  Peter Straub
  Whitney Strieber
  Tanith Lee
  Dean Koontz
  Stephen King
  Christine Feehan
  Laurell K. Hamilton
  Tanya Huff
  Brian Lumley
  Charlaine Harris

Luanne Rice

Nicholas Sparks
  Barbara Delinsky
  Kristin Hannah
  Debbie Macomber
  Belva Plain
  Joy Fielding
  Lavyrle Spencer

Francine Rivers

Lori Wick
  Angela E Hunt
  Karen Kingsbury
  Beverly Lewis
  Bodie & Brock Thoene
  Tracie Peterson

J D Robb

Sandra Brown
  Tami Hoag
  Tess Gerritsen
  Linda Fairstein
  Suzanne Brockman
  Kay Hooper

Nora Roberts

Janet Dailey
  Jayne Ann Krentz
  Sandra Brown
  Karen Robards
  Susan Elizabeth Phillips
  Marie Alice Monroe
  Linda Howard
  Barbara Delinsky
  Catherine Coulter
  LaVyrle Spencer
  Judith McNaught
  Julie Garwood
  Heather Graham
  Iris Johansen
  Danielle Steel
  Tami Hoag
  Maeve Binchy
  Debbie Macomber
  Diana Palmer
  Barbara Michaels

John Sandford

Robert B Parker
  James Lee Burke
  Sue Grafton
  James Patterson
  Michael Connelly
  Jeffery Deaver
  J A Jance
  Tony Hillerman
  Harlan Coben
  Greg Iles
  Douglas Preston

John Saul

Robert McCammon
  Stephen King
  Dean Koontz
  Robin Cook
  Anne Rice
  V C Andrews

Anita Shreve

Alice Hoffman
  Joanne Harris
  Elizabeth Berg
  Anne Tyler
  Sue Miller
  Jodi Picoult
  Jane Smiley
  Jacquelyn Mitchard

Nicholas Sparks

Richard Paul Evans
  Robert James Waller
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
  Maeve Binchy
  Nicholas Evans
  Jodi Picoult
  Elizabeth Berg
  Barbara Delinsky
  Eileen Goudge
  Dorothy Garlock
  Barbara Kingsolver
  Luanne Rice
  Diane Chamberlain

Danielle Steel

LaVyrle Spencer
  Anne Rivers Siddons
  Barbara Delinsky
  Barbara Taylor Bradford
  Eileen Goudge
  Sandra Brown
  Judith Gould
  Judith Krantz
  Jackie Collins
  Nora Roberts
  Janet Dailey
  Karen Robards
  Maeve Binchy
  Judith Michael
  Rosamunde Pilcher
  Judith McNaught
  Belva Plain
  Dorothea Benton Frank
  Luanne Rice

J R R Tolkien

Robert Jordan
  Raymond Feist
  Terry Brooks
  Piers Anthony
  Anne McCaffrey
  C S Lewis
  David Eddings
  Tanith Lee
  J K Rowling
  Mercedes Lackey
  Marion Z Bradley
  Ursula LeGuin
  Madeline L'Engle
  Stephen Donaldson
  Terry Pratchett
  R A Salvatore
  Margaret Weis
  Terry Goodkind

Scott Turow

Steve Martini
  David Baldacci
  Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
  Lisa Scottoline
  John Grisham
  Phillip Margolin
  Brad Meltzer
  John Lescroart
  Joseph Finder
  Perri O'Shaughnessy
  Robert Tanenbaum
  Richard North Patterson

Kurt Vonnegut

Tom Robbins
  Carl Hiaasen
  William Gibson
  William S. Burroughs

Robert James Waller

LaVyrle Spencer
  Anne Tyler
  Barbara Taylor Bradford
  Catherine Cookson
  Maeve Binchy
  Nicholas Sparks

Jennifer Weiner

Marion Keyes
  Candace Bushnell
  Anna Maxted
  Olivia Goldsmith
  Janet Evanovich
  Helen Fielding
  Sophie Kinsella
  Carly Phillips
  Jennifer Crusie
  Jane Heller

Kathleen Woodiwiss

Jude Deveraux
  Christina Dodd
  Julia Quinn
  LaVyrle Spencer

Stuart Woods

David Baldacci
  Sidney Sheldon
  Stephen Cannell
  James Patterson
  Lawrence Block
  Michael Connelly
  Scott Turow
  Brad Meltzer
  John Grisham
  Robert B Parker
  Jonathan Kellerman
  Michael Crichton
  V C Andrews