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GENRES

African American Voices: Contemporary Black Fiction

Maya Angelou, Tina McElroy Ansa, James Baldwin, Connie Briscoe, Octavia Butler, Bebe Moore, Campbell, J. California Cooper, Virginia DeBerry, Lolita Files, E. Lynn Harris, Zora Neale Hurston, Terry McMillan, Toni Morrison, Walter Mosley, Gloria Naylor, Alexs Pate, Susan Straight, Dawn Turner Trice, Omar Tyree, A.J. Verdelle, Alice Walker, Valerie Wilson Wesley, Richard Wright

Christian Fiction


Isabella MacDonald Alden, June Masters Bacher, T. Davis Bunn, Taylor Caldwell, Linda Chaikin, Neva Coyle,
Sandy Dengler, Grace Livingston Hill, Joseph Girzone, Elizabeth Goudge, B.J. Hoff, Catherine Marshall, Gilbert Morris, Carol Gift Page, Jane Peart, Judith Pella, Frank Peretti, Michael Phillips, Elaine Schulte, Hilda Stahl, Brock & Bodie Thoene, Marian Wells, Lori Wick, Lance Wubbels.

Historical Fiction

Joan Aiken, Harold Coyle, Kathleen O'Neal Gear, W. Michael Gear, Barbara Hambley, Angela Elwell Hunt, Stephanie Laurens, Laurie Lawlor, Johanna Lindsey, Colleen McCullough, Alan B. Morris, Jean Plaidy, Belva Plain, Mary Jo Putney, Amanda Quick, Haywood Smith, James Alexander Thom, Gore Vidal, Richard S. Wheeler.

Horror

Richard Bachman, Clive Barker, Peter Benchley, William Blatty, Robert Bloch, Ramsey Campbell, P.N. Elrod, John Farris, Barbara Hambly, Thomas Harris, Stephen King, Dean Koontz, Ira Levin, Brian Lumley, Robert McCammon, Anne Rice, John Saul, S.M. Somtow, Peter Straub, Whitley Streiber, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro.

Legal Fiction

William Bernhardt, Jay Brandon, Thomas Chastain, William Coughlin, Robert Daley, Dexter Dias, William Diehl, Phillip Friedman, John Grisham, Clifford Irving, Michael Kahn, Mimi Lavenda Latt, John Lescroart, Paul Levine, Phillip Margolin, Steve Martini, Perri O’Shaughnessy, Barbara Parker, Richard North Patterson, Ridley Pearson, Barry Reed, Nancy Taylor Rosenberg, Grif Stockley, Robert Tanenbaum, William Tapply, Scott Turow, Stephen White.

Medical Fiction: Rx for a Good Read

Asen, Dennis: Deadly Impression
Ayres, Noreen Carcass Trade : A Smoky Brandon Mystery
Ayres, Noreen: A World the Color of Salt : A Smoky Brandon Mystery
Berg, Elizabeth: Range of Motion
Bohjalian, Christopher Midwives : A Novel
Bova, Ben: Brothers
Buchanan, Bill: Virus
Cannell, Stephen: Final Victim
Cook, Robin: Acceptable Risk
Cook, Robin: Blindsight
Cook, Robin: Brain
Cook, Robin: Chromosome 6
Cook, Robin: Coma
Cook, Robin: Contagion
Cook, Robin: Fatal Cure
Cook, Robin: Fever
Cook, Robin: Godplayer
Cook, Robin: Harmful Intent
Cook, Robin: Invasion
Cook, Robin: Mindbend
Cook, Robin: Mutation
Cook, Robin: Outbreak
Cook, Robin: Sphinx
Cook, Robin: Terminal
Cook, Robin:Vital Signs
Cornwell, Patricia: All That Remains
Cornwell, Patricia: The Body Farm
Cornwell, Patricia: Body of Evidence
Cornwell, Patricia: Cause of Death
Cornwell, Patricia: Cruel & Unusual
Cornwell, Patricia: From Potter's Field
Cornwell, Patricia: Postmortem
Cornwell, Patricia: Unnatural Exposure
Crichton, Michael: A Case of Need
Denhart, Jeffrey: Just Bones
Donaldson, D.J.: Louisiana Fever
Dooling, Richard: Critical Care
Fairstein, Linda: Final Jeopardy
Fairstein, Linda: Likely to Die
Follett, Ken: The Third Twin
Gansky, Alton: By My Hands
Goldberg, Leonard: Deadly Harvest
Goldberg, Leonard: Deadly Care
Gordon, Noah: Matters of Choice
Grant, Linda: Lethal Genes
Greenberg, Joanne: Age of Consent
Heron, Echo: Mercy
Horowitz, Renee: Rx for Murder Johansen, Iris Long After Midnight
John, Katherine: Six Foot Under
Kaplan, Janis: The Whole Truth
Katz, William: Facemaker
Langello, Kip: The Clinic
LaPlante, Richard: Mantis
LaPlante, Richard: Leopard
Landreth, Marsha: A Clinic for Murder
Lee, Harry Jr.: Fated Genes
Lovett, Sarah: Dangerous Attachments
McCollum, Thomas: Tainted Blood
McCrumb, Sharyn: If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him
McGiffin, Janet: Elective Murder
McGrath, Patrick: Asylum
Miller, Timothy: Practice to Deceive
Palmer, Michael: Critical Judgement
Palmer, Michael: Natural Causes
Palmer, Michael: Silent Treatment
Pearson, Ridley: Chain of Evidence
Preston, Douglas: Mount Dragon
Reichs, Kathleen: Deja Dead
Robinson, Leah Ruth Blood Run : A Medical Suspense Novel
Roe, C.F.: A Bonny Case of Murder
Sanford, Christopher: Sutures
Saul, John: Brainchild
Saul, John Shadows
Segal, Erich: Doctors
Sheldon, Sidney: Nothing Lasts Forever
Shobin, David: The Center
Slaughter, Frank: Gill Doctors at Risk
Steven, Daniel: Final Remedy
Uris, Leon: QB VII
Walker, Robert: Cutting Edge
White, Stephen: Privileged Information
Wilson, F. Paul: Deep as the Marrow
Wilson, F. Paul: Implant

Military Fiction

Dale Brown, Bernard Cornwell, Patrick A. Davis, W. E. B. Griffin, Mark Maloney, Richard Marcinko, Lucian K. Truscott, Harry Turtledove, Herman Wouk. Mystery Marian Babson, Lilian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, Mary Higgins Clark, Patricia Cornwell, Carole Nelson Douglas, Selma Eichler, Janet Evanovich, Dick Francis, Elizabeth George, Sue Grafton, Martha Grimes, Joan Hess, Tony Hillerman, P.D. James, Faye Kellerman, Jonathan Kellerman, Karen Kijewski, Ed McBain, Sharyn McCrumb, Walter Mosley, Marcia Muller, Sara Paretsky, Robert B. Parker, Anne Perry, Elizabeth Peters, Ruth Rendell, Lawrence Sanders, Margaret Truman, Stuart Woods.

Native American Voices: Fiction by and/or about Native Americans

Lynn Reid Banks, Dee Brown, Jerome Charyn, Don Coldsmith, James Fenimore Cooper, Michael Dorris, Allan W. Eckert, Louise Erdich, W. Michael Gear, Jean Hager, Sue Harrison, Will Hobbs, Jamake Highwater, Tony Hillerman, Terry C. Johnston, Linda Hogan, Clayton White Porter, Susan Power, Linda Lay Shuler, Stephanie Grace Whitson.

Romance

Maeve Binchy, Barbara Taylor Bradford, Sandra Brown, Catherine Cookson, Catherine Coulter, Janet Dailey, Judith McNaught, Judith Michael, Fern Michaels, Rosamund Pilcher, Belva Plain, Eugenia Price, Anne Rivers Siddons, Lavyrle Spencer, Danielle Steel, Phyllis Whitney.

Science Fiction & Fantasy: For an out-of-this-world read

Douglas Adams, Lloyd Alexander, Kevin J. Anderson, Piers Anthony, Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Terry Brooks, Orson Scott Card, Arthur C. Clarke, Peter Dickinson, Robert Heinlein, Brian Jacques, Mercedes Lackey, Ursula LeGuin, Madeleine L’Engle, C.S. Lewis, Anne McCaffrey, Patricia McKillip, Tamora Pierce, Pam Service, William Sleator, J.R.R. Tolkein, Vivian Vande Velde, Margaret Weis, Patricia Wrede, Laurence Yep, Jane Yolen, Robert Zelazny.

Westerns

Clifford Blair, Stephen A. Bly, Johnny D. Boggs, Terrell L. Bowers, Max Brand, Stephen Calder, Robert J. Conley, Kent Conwell, Loren D. Estleman, Tabor Evans, Robin Gibson, Zane Grey, Don Hepler, James Janke, William W. Johnstone, Cameron Judd, Al Lacy, Louis L'Amour, Wayne C. Lee, Lee Martin, Lauran Paine, Howard Pelham, Judith Pella, Bill Pronzini, Dana Fuller Ross, Giles Tippette, Gene Tuttle, Budd Vanzant.

*This list represents some of the most popular authors that are carried by Shawnee and is not meant to be comprehensive.
 
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