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Authors of fiction and non-fiction, in print or out of print, are included on this list if they were born or have lived in the county.  Journalists are not included unless they have published a book.  Self-published authors are not included unless there is strong local interest.  Birth and death dates are included if known.  Most recent place of residence is listed first when known.  The Anne T. Kent California Room has an expanded list that includes local poets whose work appears only in journals as well as self-published authors.

Marin Author Name Birth - Death In Marin Genres Website
Abrams, Jeremiah 1947 - Sausalito Fiction, Non-Fiction
Adams, Leon David 1905 - 1995 Mill Valley Sausalito Non-Fiction
Addeo, Edmond G. 1936 - Mill Valley Fiction, Non-Fiction
Adnan, Etel Sausalito Fiction, Non-Fiction
Aigner, Hal 1946 - Greenbrae Non-Fiction
Akers, Ellery 1946 - Point Reyes Inverness Non-Fiction
Alaria, Len Sausalito Non-Fiction
Albanese, Margaret 1912 - 1995 San Rafael Non-Fiction
Allen, Kevin San Rafael Non-Fiction
Allen, Marc 1946 - Non-Fiction
Allen, Marlene B. Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Allen, Robin R. Non-Fiction
Allende, Isabel 1942- - San Rafael Fiction, Non-Fiction
Alstad, Diana 1944 - Non-Fiction
Amada, Gerald Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Amcotts, Peter M. 1924 - 2002 Larkspur Non-Fiction
Anastasi, Joe 1953 - Tiburon Non-Fiction
Andersdatter, Karla Margaret Sausalito Fiction, Non-Fiction
Anderson, Alison Non-Fiction
Anderson, Christine 1945 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
Anderson, Dennis E. San Rafael Non-Fiction
Anderson, Jim 1937 - Bolinas Fiction
Anderson, Karen C. Non-Fiction
Anderson, Kay Wooster 1917 - Novato Non-Fiction
Anderson, Peter 1947 - Corte Madera, Greenbrae Non-Fiction
Anderson, Sherry Ruth San Rafael Non-Fiction
Anderson, Tom 1903 - Sleepy Hollow Non-Fiction
Andes, Karen 1957 - Corte Madera Non-Fiction
Anton, Linda Hunt 1941 - Kentfield Non-Fiction
Arnold, A. J. (Tony) Non-Fiction
Arnot, Phil 1925 - Lagunitas Non-Fiction
Arntz, Eugene S. Fiction
Aron, Elaine Non-Fiction
Arrigoni, Patricia Fairfax, Stinson Beach Non-Fiction
Asch, Nathan 1902 - 1964 Mill Valley Fiction
Aschkenas, Lea Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Ashcroft, Lionel San Rafael Non-Fiction
Ashley, Beth M. 1926?- - Greenbrae Non-Fiction
Auerbach, Charles E. 1923 - Non-Fiction
Bacard, Andre Non-Fiction
Bailey, Keith 1945 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Baker, Laura Nelson 1911 - Lagunitas Non-Fiction
Ballinger, Charles 1952 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Banks, Jane Belvedere Non-Fiction
Baranow, Joan Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Barbach, Lonnie Garfield 1946 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Barber, Mary D. Ross Non-Fiction
Barclay, Steven 1959 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
Barich, Bill 1944? - San Anselmo Fiction
Barker, Malcolm E 1933 - San Rafael Non-Fiction