Festival Authors

This year’s Festival will take place on October 12 & 13, 2018. Authors to be announced soon. 

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It has been our honor and pleasure to welcome such an esteemed roster of authors to MFOB over the years:

Heather Alexander

Mia Alvar

Eric Asimov

Jami Attenberg

Michael Ausiello

Angelica Baker

Ronald H. Balson

Tracey Baptiste

Ismael Beah

Rhoda Belleza

Rose Levy Beranbaum

Laurie Berkner

Ari Berman

Nancy Berner

Miranda Beverly-Whittemore

Bianca Bokser

Libba Bray

Kathy Brennan

Nick Bruel

Bryan Burrough

Jeff Campbell

Caroline Campion

Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Ron Chernow

Lincoln Child

Mary Higgins Clark

Breena Clarke

Lisa Colozza Cocca

William D. Cohan,

Susane Colasanti

Cressida Cowell

Laura Dave

Jacky Davis

Kevin Davis

Bill Dedman

Kate DiCamillo

Emma Donoghue

John Donvan

Ame Dyckman

Elizabeth Eulberg

Dan Fagin

Julia Fierro

Dorothea Benton Frank

Sally Mott Freeman

Amanda Freitag

Matthew Futterman

Gilbert M. Gaul

Tess Gerritsen

Dana Goldstein

David Grann

Kaitlyn Greenidge

Sharon Guskin

Dan Gutman

Nadia Hashimi

Laurie Hernandez

Tad Hills

Allyson Hobbs

Alice Hoffman

Philip K. Howard

Georgia Hunter

Naomi Jackson

A.J Jacobs.

Eloisa James

Susie Jaramillo

Pam Jenoff

Sebastian Junger

Katie Kitamura

Jean Hanff Korelitz

Gordon Korman

Nicholas Kristof

Nancy Krulik

Kendall Kulper

Edward J. Larson

Emmy Laybourne

Tara Lazar

Caroline Leavitt

Min Jin Lee

Sarah Darer Littman

Lynda Cohen Loigman

Susan Lowry

David Lubar

Carolyn Mackler

Sarah MacLean

Emily St. John Mandel

Wendy Mass

Andrea Mays

Imbolo Mbue

Kimberly McCreight

Marta McDowell

Paula McLain

Meg Medina

Megan Miranda

Paul Muldoon

Carolyn Murnick

Donna Jo Napoli

Celeste Ng

Naomi Novik

Amy Ellis Nutt

Jane O’Connor

Chinelo Okparanta

Daniel Jose Older

Chris Pavone

Patrick Phillips

James Preller

Rossella Rago

Michael Aaron Rockland

Riley Sager

Laura Schenone

Stacy Schiff

Emily Schultz

V.E. Schwab

Will Schwalbe

Corey Rosen Schwartz

Kieran Scott

Christopher Scotton

Akhil Sharma

Gail Sheehy

Courtney Sheinmel

Emma Sky

Karin Slaughter

Asali Solomon

David Soman

R.L. Stine

Emma Straub

Tim Sullivan

Peter Swanson

Lucy Sykes

Lauren Tarshis

Matthew Thomas

Hector Tobar

Sam Walker

Wendy Walker

Tommy Wallach

Rosemary Wells

Scott Westerfeld

Chris Whipple

Colson Whitehead

Lauren Willig

Martha Woodroof

Sheryl WuDunn

Tiphanie Yanique

Caren Zucker