Past Festival Authors

Check back this summer for the list of authors joining us for MFOB 2019!

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

Megan Abbott

Roda Ahmed

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

Alafair Burke

Bryan Burrough

Jeff Campbell

Caroline Campion

Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Diane Chamberlain

Ron Chernow

Lincoln Child

Mary Higgins Clark

Breena Clarke

Dhonielle Clayton

Lisa Colozza Cocca

William D. Cohan

Susane Colasanti

Zoraida Córdova

Cressida Cowell

Sayantani Dasgupta

Laura Dave

Christian Davenport

Jacky Davis

Kevin Davis

Fiona Davis

Bill Dedman

Mark Di Ionno

Kate DiCamillo

Michael Dickman

Emma Donoghue

John Donvan

Stephanie Dray

Bob Drury

Ame Dyckman

Christopher Eliopoulos

Dee Ernst

Elizabeth Eulberg

Dan Fagin

Julia Fierro

A.J. Finn

Debbi Michiko Florence

Dorothea Benton Frank

Sally Mott Freeman

Amanda Freitag

Matthew Futterman

Gilbert M. Gaul

Tess Gerritsen

Dana Goldstein

Jeff Goodell

David Grann

Philip Greene

Kaitlyn Greenidge

Sharon Guskin

Dan Gutman

Nadia Hashimi

Laurie Hernandez

Tad Hills

Allyson Hobbs

Alice Hoffman

Philip K. Howard

Georgia Hunter

Uzodinma Iweala

Naomi Jackson

A.J Jacobs.

Eloisa James

Leslie Jamison

Susie Jaramillo

Sandeep Jauhar

Pam Jenoff

Sebastian Junger

Laura Kamoie

John Kerry

Gilbert King

Katie Kitamura

Jean Hanff Korelitz

Gordon Korman

Nicholas Kristof

William Kent Krueger

Nancy Krulik

Kendall Kulper

Edward J. Larson

Emmy Laybourne

Tara Lazar

Caroline Leavitt

Min Jin Lee

Peter Lerangis

Sarah Darer Littman

Lynda Cohen Loigman

Jessica Love

Susan Lowry

David Lubar

Carolyn Mackler

Sarah MacLean

Julie Maloney

Wendy Mass

Sujata Massey

Chris Matthews

Andrea Mays

Imbolo Mbue

Kimberly McCreight

Marta McDowell

Paula McLain

Margaret McNamara

Meg Medina

Megan Miranda

Aimee Molloy

Kate Moore

Kass Morgan

Kate Morton

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Paul Muldoon

Carolyn Murnick

Donna Jo Napoli

Rhiannon Navin

Celeste Ng

Naomi Novik

Laura Numeroff

Amy Ellis Nutt

Jane O’Connor

Joyce Carol Oates

Chinelo Okparanta

Daniel Jose Older

Emily X.R. Pan

Gregory Pardlo

Chris Pavone

Patrick Phillips

James Preller

Kate Quinn

Rossella Rago

Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

Michael Aaron Rockland

Riley Sager

Rakesh Satyal

Laura Schenone

Stacy Schiff

Eliot Schrefer

Emily Schultz

V.E. Schwab

Will Schwalbe

Corey Rosen Schwartz

Kieran Scott

Susan Holloway Scott

Christopher Scotton

Akhil Sharma

Gail Sheehy

Courtney Sheinmel

Emma Sky

Karin Slaughter

Jennifer E. Smith

Asali Solomon

David Soman

Emily Mandel St. John

David Ezra Stein

R.L. Stine

Emma Straub

Tim Sullivan

Peter Swanson

Lucy Sykes

Lauren Tarshis

Laini Taylor

Matthew Thomas

Hector Tobar

Oanh Ngo Usadi

Audrey Vernick

Sam Walker

Wendy Walker

Tommy Wallach

Rosemary Wells

Tracey West

Scott Westerfeld

Chris Whipple

Colson Whitehead

Lauren Willig

Martha Woodroof

Sheryl WuDunn

Tiphanie Yanique

Ibi Zoboi

Caren Zucker