Hey! I have for you today a list of my favorite of America Authors. Honestly, I don’t read that many American books that are good. But when I do, I treasure them highly. So this list is going to work the same way as My Recommendations of British Authors.
- Author’s Name – YOB-and if deceased YOD: My favorite book they have written
- Lucy Maud Montgomery – 1874-1942: Anne of Green Gables
- L. Frank Baum – 1856-1919: The Wizard of Oz
- Louisa May Alcott – 1832-1888: Little Women
- N.D. Wilson – 1978- : 100 Cupboards
- Nathan Hawthorne – 1804-1864: The Scarlet Letter
- Rick Riordan -1964-: The Lightning Theif – #1 in the Percy Jackson Series
- Richard Peck – 1934-: Secrets at Sea
- E. Selznick -1966-: The Marvelous invention of Hugo Cabret
- Trenton Lee Stewart -1970-: The Mysterious Benedict Society – #1 in the Mysterious Benedict Society Trilogy
- Lemony Snicket –classified-: All the Wrong Questions: Who could that be at this hour? #1 in the Series, All the Wrong Questions
- E.L. Konigsburg -1930-2013: The View from Saturday
I hope you liked this list of American authors. Please in the comments, tell me your favorite book from any of these authors and tell me more authors to put on this list and your favorite work of theirs.