Contemporary Fiction Authors M-Z

Debbie Macomber
Thursdays at Eight
Twenty Wishes

Ruth Marlenee
Isabela’s Island

Charles MartinWhen Crickets Cry by Charles Martin
The Dead Don’t Dance
The Mountain Between Us
When Crickets Cry
Where the River Ends
Wrapped in Rain

Peter Mayle
A Good Year

Sharyn McCrumb
She Walks These Hills
The Songcatcher

Lurlene McDaniel
Until Angels Close My Eyes

Ian McEwan

Kaya McLaren
Church of the Dog

Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus
The Nanny Diaries

Larry McMurtry
The Evening Star
Terms of Endearment

Jane Mendelsohn
American Music

Judith Michael
Acts of Love

Marlys Millhiser
The Mirror

Mil Millington
Things My Girlfriend and I Have Argued About

Pawan Mishra
Coinman an Untold Conspiracy

David Mitchell
Cloud Atlas

Chance Montana
Me and Mr. C

Boyd Morrison
Rogue Wave

Toni Morrison
Tar Baby

Haruki Murakami
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Ngũgĩ Wa Thiong’o
Wizard of the Crow

Joyce Carol Oates
Middle Age a Romance

Maggie O’Farrell
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox

Stuart O’Nan
Emily, Alone

Ann Patchett
Bel Canto
The Magician’s Assistant
State of Wonder

Richard North Patterson
The Race

Trisha FitzGerald Petri
Casting Off

Mark B. Pickering
The Story of Sand

Menna van Praag
The House at the End of Hope Street

Annie ProulxThe Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx
The Shipping News

Anna Quindlen
Black and Blue

Ayn Rand
Atlas Shrugged

Jeanne Ray
Eat Cake
Julie and Romeo

Nancy Rechtman
My Little One

Carl Reiner

Pamela Ribon
You Take It From Here

David Allen Rigsby
Revelations: Alpha and Omega

Ann B. Ross
Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind

Richard Russo
Bridge of Sighs

Andrea Savitch
Envy of the Gods

Jonathan Selwood
The Pinball Theory of the Apocalypse

Diane Setterfield
The Thirteenth Tale

Suzanne Strempek Shea
Becoming Finola
Selling the Lite of Heaven
Shelf Life

Sidney Sheldon
A Stranger in the Mirror

Anita Shreve
Light on Snow

Carl Shuker
The Method Actors

Richard M. Siddoway
An Honest Heart

Graeme Simsion
The Rosie Project

Curtis Sittenfeld

Robin Sloan
Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

Jane Smiley
A Thousand Acres

Jill SmolinskiObjects of My Affection by Jill Smolinski
The Next Thing on My List
Objects of My Affection

Marivi Soliven
The Mango Bride

Nicholas Sparks
A Bend in the Road
Message in a Bottle

William Browning Spencer
Zod Wallop

Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain

Neal Stephenson

Erica Stux
Who, Me? Paranoid?

Amy Tan
The Joy Luck Club
The Kitchen God’s Wife
Saving Fish From Drowning

Sandi Toksvig
Flying Under Bridges

Susan Townsend
The Queen and I

Anne TylerDigging to America by Anne Tyler
The Accidental Tourist
The Amateur Marriage
The Beginner’s Goodbye
The Clock Winder
Digging to America
Saint Maybe

Anne Ursu
Spilling Clarence

Antoinette van Heugten
Saving Max

Mitch Waldman
A Face in the Moon

Robert James Waller
Border Music

Amanda Eyre Ward
Forgive Me

Jennifer Weiner
In Her Shoes

Rebecca Wells
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

Meg Wolitzer
The Ten-Year Nap

Patricia Wood

Robin Wood
The Theory of Cat Gravity

Jason F. Wright
The Wednesday Letters

Banana YoshimotoThe Wednesday Letters by Jason F. Wright
Hardboiled and Hard Luck

William P. Young
The Shack

Danielle Younge-Ullman
Falling Under

Gabrielle Zevin
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry