Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott
29 November 1832, American
Writer
MacKenzie BezosMacKenzie Bezos
07 April 1970, American
Novelist, Journalist

Toni MorrisonToni Morrison
18 February 1931, American
Novelist

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist

Zora Neale HurstonZora Neale Hurston
07 January 1891, American
Folklorist, Anthropologist

Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
02 August 1942, Chilean, Peruvian, American
Writer
Zelda FitzgeraldZelda Fitzgerald
24 July 1900, American
Novelist

Gertrude SteinGertrude Stein
03 February 1874, American
American novelist

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916, American
Author
Danielle SteelDanielle Steel
14 August 1947, American
Novelist

Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
11 September 1958, American
Actress
Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Mona SimpsonMona Simpson
14 June 1957, American
Author

Edith WhartonEdith Wharton
24 January 1862, American
Writer

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Willa CatherWilla Cather
07 December 1873, American
Author
Eileen DavidsonEileen Davidson
15 June 1959, American
Actress

Tana FrenchTana French
10 May 1973, Italian, American
Writer

Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri
11 July 1967, British, American
Writer

Beverly ClearyBeverly Cleary
12 April 1916, American
Writer
Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
08 November 1908, American
Journalist & Writer

Sandra CisnerosSandra Cisneros
20 December 1954, American
Writer
Olivia OlsonOlivia Olson
21 May 1992, American
Actress

Denise NicholasDenise Nicholas
12 July 1944, American
Actress

Carson McCullersCarson McCullers
19 February 1917, American
American novelist
Hanya YanagiharaHanya Yanagihara
20 September 1974, American
Novelist

Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24 November 1849, British, American
Novelist
Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer

Barbara KingsolverBarbara Kingsolver
08 April 1955, American
Novelist, Poet, Essayist

Jamaica KincaidJamaica Kincaid
25 May 1949, American
Novelist
Katherine Anne PorterKatherine Anne Porter
15 May 1890, American
Journalist, Essayist, Writer, Novelist

Continue Reading Below
Rachel Renée RussellRachel Renée Russell
13 March 1959, American
Author
Octavia ButlerOctavia Butler
22 June 1947, American
Science Fiction Writer

Anna Katherine GreenAnna Katharine Green
11 November 1846, American
Detective Fiction Writer

Anais NinAnais Nin
21 February 1903, American
Essayist

Monique TruongMonique Truong
13 May 1968, American
Writer
Ava DashAva Dash
07 December 1999, American
Damon Dash's Daughter
Kelly KillorenKelly Killoren
01 May 1968, American
Author, Socialite, Model

Stacey DashStacey Dash
20 January 1967, American
Actress

Joan DidionJoan Didion
05 December 1934, American
Screenwriter, Novelist, Journalist, Writer,

Meg TillyMeg Tilly
14 February 1960, Canadian, American
Actress
Meg TillyMeg Tilly
14 February 1960, Canadian, American
Actress

Rachel DolezalRachel Dolezal
12 November 1977, American
Author

Elizabeth GilbertElizabeth Gilbert
18 July 1969, American
Writer

Willow BayWillow Bay
28 December 1963, American
Journalist

Karrine SteffansKarrine Steffans
24 August 1978, American, U.S. Virgin Islander
Writer
Diana GabaldonDiana Gabaldon
11 January 1952, American
Author

Valerie PlameValerie Plame
13 August 1963, American
Writer
Stephenie MeyerStephenie Meyer
24 December 1973, American
Novelist

Tammy BruceTammy Bruce
20 August 1962, American
Radio personality

Valerie SolanasValerie Solanas
09 April 1936, American
Writer
N. K. JemisinN. K. Jemisin
19 September 1972, American
Novelist

Tabitha KingTabitha King
24 March 1949, American
Writer
Fannie FlaggFannie Flagg
21 September 1944, American
Actress

Flannery O'ConnorFlannery O'Connor
25 March 1925, American
Novelist

Melissa GorgaMelissa Gorga
21 March 1979, American
Television personality

Esther HicksEsther Hicks
05 March 1948, American
Writer

Gypsy Rose LeeGypsy Rose Lee
08 January 1911, American
Entertainer
Gillian FlynnGillian Flynn
24 February 1971, American
Writer

Patti DavisPatti Davis
21 October 1952, American
Actress

Emma ForrestEmma Forrest
26 December 1976, British, American
Journalists

Rose Wilder LaneRose Wilder Lane
05 December 1886, American
Journalists
S. E. HintonS. E. Hinton
22 July 1948, American
Writer

Donna TarttDonna Tartt
23 December 1963, American
Writer
Jackie CollinsJackie Collins
04 October 1937, British, American
Novelist

Cheryl StrayedCheryl Strayed
17 September 1968, American
Writer

Nora RobertsNora Roberts
10 October 1950, American
Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter, Science fiction
Roxane GayRoxane Gay
15 October 1974, American
Writer

Julia CameronJulia Cameron
04 March 1948, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Novelist, Poet
Catelynn LowellCatelynn Lowell
12 March 1992, American
Television personality

Heather HunterHeather Hunter
01 October 1969, American
Actress

Celeste NgCeleste Ng
30 July 1980, American
Novelist
Ann RuleAnn Rule
22 October 1931, American
Writer

Tomi AdeyemiTomi Adeyemi
01 August 1993, American
Novelist
Sylvia EarleSylvia Earle
30 August 1935, American
Marine biologist

Maria RivaMaria Riva
13 December 1924, German, American
Actress

Lois LowryLois Lowry
20 March 1937, American
Writer

Miranda JulyMiranda July
15 February 1974, American
Actress
Jodi PicoultJodi Picoult
19 May 1966, American
Novelists
Karen DuffyKaren Duffy
23 May 1962, American
Model

Marion Zimmer BradleyMarion Zimmer Bradley
03 June 1930, American
Writer

Janet EvanovichJanet Evanovich
22 April 1943, American
Novelist

Joyce MaynardJoyce Maynard
05 November 1953, American
Novelists
Rita Mae BrownRita Mae Brown
28 November 1944, American
Screenwriter, Poet, Polo player, Novelist,

Lionel ShriverLionel Shriver
18 May 1957, American
Journalist

Anne LamottAnne Lamott
10 April 1954, American
Writer, Novelist

Veronica RothVeronica Roth
19 August 1988, American
Novelist

Patricia CornwellPatricia Cornwell
09 June 1956, American
Novelist
Susanna KaysenSusanna Kaysen
11 November 1948, American
Writer

Louise ErdrichLouise Erdrich
07 June 1954, American
Author
Madeleine L'EngleMadeleine L'Engle
29 November 1918, American
Author

Judy SmithJudy Smith
27 October 1958, American
Crisis manager
Lauren WeisbergerLauren Weisberger
28 March 1977, American
Novelists
Karin SlaughterKarin Slaughter
06 January 1971, American
Novelist