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James Patterson

James Patterson
author of Miracle at Augusta

James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977 James Patterson's books have sold more than 240 million copies. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels, the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.

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J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling
author of Very Good Lives

J.K. Rowling is the author of the bestselling Harry Potter series and The Casual Vacancy, a novel for adults. Under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, she is the author of the Cormoran Strike crime series, including The Cuckoo's Calling and The Silkworm. As well as an Order of the British Empire for services to children's literature, she is the recipient of numerous awards and honorary degrees. She lives in Edinburgh.

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James Bradley

James Bradley
author of The China Mirage

James Bradley is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Imperial Cruise, Flyboys, and Flags of Our Fathers, and the son of one of the men who raised the American flag on Iwo Jima. He lives in New York.

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David Perlmutter

David Perlmutter
author of Brain Maker

David Perlmutter, MD, is a board-certified neurologist, a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, and Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal Brain and Gut. A recipient of the Linus Pauling Award, he is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Grain Brain, The Grain Brain Cookbook, The Better Brain Book, Raise a Smarter Child by Kindergarten, Power Up Your Brain, and the forthcoming Brain Maker. He lives and practices in Naples, Florida.

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Seth Casteel

Seth Casteel
author of Underwater Babies

Seth Casteel is an award-winning pet photographer and animal rights activist, as well as the New York Times bestselling author of Underwater Dogs. Seth's passion for animals led him to launch One Picture Saves, a campaign dedicated to saving pets through photography. He lives in Los Angeles and Chicago with his dogs, Nala and Fritz, who are his favorite dogs to photograph.

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Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley
author of My Journey with Maya

Tavis Smiley is the host of PBS's Tavis Smiley and Public Radio International's The Tavis Smiley Show. Smiley is also the bestselling author of 16 books. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

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Kate Mulgrew

Kate Mulgrew
author of Born with Teeth

Kate Mulgrew is an American actress noted for her roles as Captain Kathryn Janeway on Star Trek: Voyager, Mary Ryan on Ryan's Hope, and, most recently, Galina "Red" Reznikov on Orange Is the New Black. She has performed in numerous television shows, theater productions, and movies. She is the winner of a Golden Satellite Award, a Saturn Award, and an Obie Award and has been nominated for a Golden Globe and an Emmy.

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Bryan Voltaggio

Bryan Voltaggio
author of Home

Bryan Voltaggio is the Executive Chef and owner of restaurants Volt, Lunchbox, Family Meal, Range, and Aggio. As a finalist on Top Chef Season 6 and Top Chef Masters Season 5, Voltaggio is the first chef to compete on both programs. The James Beard Foundation Award finalist co-authored the cookbook Volt Ink. with his brother, Michael. Voltaggio lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their three children Thacher, Piper, and Ever Maeve in their hometown of Frederick, Maryland.

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Elizabeth Bard

Elizabeth Bard
author of Picnic in Provence

Elizabeth Bard is an American journalist and author based in Provence, France. Her first book, Lunch in Paris: A Love Story with Recipes has been a New York Times and international bestseller, a Barnes & Noble "Discover Great New Writers" pick, and the recipient of the 2010 Gourmand World Cookbook Award for Best First Cookbook (USA).

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Eric Bogosian

Eric Bogosian
author of Operation Nemesis

Eric Bogosian is an actor, playwright, and novelist of Armenian descent. He was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for his play Talk Radio, and is the recipient of Berlin Film Festival's Silver Bear Award, several Obie Awards, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts. He is the author of three novels, Mall, Wasted Beauty and a novella, Notes from Underground. He lives in New York City.

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Chigozie Obioma

Chigozie Obioma
author of The Fishermen

CHIGOZIE OBIOMA was born in 1986 in Akure, Nigeria. His short stories have appeared in the Virginia Quarterly Review and New Madrid. He was a Fall 2012 OMI Fellow at Ledig House, New York. He has lived in Nigeria, Cyprus and Turkey, and currently resides in the United States, where he has completed an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Michigan. The Fishermen is his first novel.

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Joshua Gaylord

Joshua Gaylord
author of When We Were Animals

Joshua Gaylord grew up in Anaheim, California, and currently resides in New York City. He's the author of one previous novel, and under the pen name Alden Bell, two horror novels, including The Reapers are the Angels. He received his Ph.D. in 20th century American and British literature from NYU, and has taught both at NYU and the New School.

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Richard Montanari

Richard Montanari
author of The Doll Maker

Richard Montanari is the internationally bestselling author of The Stolen Ones, The Echo Man, The Devil's Garden, Badlands, The Rosary Girls, The Skin Gods, Merciless, and more. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Luis Alberto Urrea

Luis Alberto Urrea
author of The Water Museum

Luis Alberto Urrea is the author of The Devil's Highway, winner of a Lannan Literary Award, Across the Wire, winner of the Christopher Award, and the forthcoming The Hummingbird's Daughter. He is also the recipient of an American Book Award, a Western States Book Award, and a Colorado Book Award, and he has been inducted into the Latino Literary Hall of Fame.

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Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm Gladwell
author of David and Goliath

Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1996. Prior to that, he was a reporter at the Washington Post. He is the author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, and What the Dog Saw. Gladwell was born in England and grew up in rural Ontario. He now lives in New York.

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Col. Chris Hadfield

Col. Chris Hadfield
author of An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Chris Hadfield is one of the most seasoned and accomplished astronauts in the world. In May 2013, Hadfield returned to Earth after serving as Commander of the International Space Station, where he and his crew lived for five months (his third mission). The top graduate of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School in 1988 and U.S. Navy Test Pilot of the Year in 1991, Hadfield was selected to be an astronaut in 1992.

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Nicole Mary Kelby

Nicole Mary Kelby
author of The Pink Suit

Nicole Mary Kelby is the critically acclaimed author of White Truffles in Winter, In the Company of Angels, Whale Season, and the Florida Book Award winner A Travel Guide for Reckless Hearts, among other works. She divides her time among St. Paul, Minnesota, the UK, and Ireland.

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Robert W. Sears

Robert W. Sears
author of The Allergy Book

Robert W. Sears, MD, FAAP, a board-certified pediatrician, is the author of The Vaccine Book and The Autism Book, and coauthor of The Baby Book, and The Portable Pediatrician. William Sears, MD, FRCP, has practiced pediatrics for more than 40 years. He and his wife Martha, a registered nurse and health consultant, are the parents of eight children and the authors of more than 40 books.

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Malcolm Mackay

Malcolm Mackay
author of The Necessary Death of Lewis Winter

Malcolm Mackay's acclaimed debut series, the Glasgow Trilogy, has been nominated for countless international prizes. The first of the series, The Necessary Death of Lewis Winter, was shortlisted for the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger Award, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year award, and longlisted for the CWA Steel Dagger Book of the Year Award. Mackay was born and grew up in Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis, where he still lives.

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Walter R. Borneman

Walter R. Borneman
author of American Spring

Walter Borneman is the author of eight works of nonfiction, including The Admirals, 1812, The French and Indian War, and Polk. He holds both a master's degree in history and a law degree. He lives in Colorado.

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Zachary Lazar

Zachary Lazar
author of I Pity the Poor Immigrant

Zachary Lazar's previous novel, Sway, was chosen as a Best Book of 2008 by the Los Angeles Times, and his memoir, Evening's Empire: The Story of My Father's Murder , was named a Best Book of 2009 in the Chicago Tribune. Lazar is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the Hodder Fellowship at Princeton University. He lives in New Orleans, where he is on the creative writing faculty at Tulane University.

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Dan Simmons

Dan Simmons
author of Hard Freeze

Dan Simmons is the award-winning author of several novels, including the New York Times bestsellers Olympos and The Terror. He lives in Colorado.

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