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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
Dass, Ram 1931? - Non-Fiction
Davidson, Paul 1931 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
Davies, Robert A. 1908 - 1996 Belvedere Non-Fiction
Davis, Grania 1943 - San Rafael Fiction
Davis, Mary Otis San Anselmo Fiction, Non-Fiction
de Heer, Robert 1923 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
de Leon, Dolores San Rafael Non-Fiction
Delaney, Gayle M. V. 1949 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Delaplane, Stanton 1907 - 1988 Non-Fiction
Demund, Tom Sausalito Non-Fiction
DeNevi, Don 1937 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
Dengler, Dieter 1939 - 2001 Mill Valley Non-Fiction
DeSilver, Albert Flynn Woodacre Non-Fiction
Dewey, Jennifer 1941 - Non-Fiction
Diamond, W. John 1948 - Tiburon Non-Fiction
Dick, Molly Kentfield Non-Fiction
Dick, Philip K. 1929? - 1982 Point Reyes Fiction
Dickinson, A. Bray 1890 - 1958 Non-Fiction
Dienstag, Alan Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Dieter, Katherine Mill Valley Fiction
DiLeo, Michael 1946 - Muir Beach, Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Dillard, Gavin G. 1958 - Bolinas Non-Fiction
Dillon, Richard Hugh 1924 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Dines, Harry Glen 1925 - 1996 Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Dines, James Belvedere Non-Fiction
Dolan, Edward Francis 1924 - Novato Non-Fiction
Don, Hillary Belvedere Non-Fiction
Dong, Collin H. Belvedere Non-Fiction
Donnelly, Florence 1893 - 1969 San Rafael Non-Fiction
Doss, Margaret (Margot) Patterson Bolinas Non-Fiction
Dowie, Mark 1940? - Inverness, Point Reyes, Sausalito Non-Fiction
Dreskin, Wendy San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Dreskin, William San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Dreyer, Danny San Rafael Non-Fiction
Drury, Allen 1918 - 1998 Belvedere, Tiburon Fiction
Drury, Clifford Merrill 1897 - San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Duke, Darby M. 1949 - Tiburon Non-Fiction
Dunham, Tacy 1952 - Non-Fiction
Dunlap, Susan Sausalito Fiction
Duryee, Lynn San Rafael Non-Fiction
Dutton, June Sausalito Non-Fiction
Dwyer, Ann 1925 - Kentfield Non-Fiction
Eastwood, Alice 1859 - 1953 Non-Fiction
Easwaran, Eknath 1910 - 1999 Tomales Non-Fiction
Edell, Dean Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Edgar, Blake Fairfax Non-Fiction
Einstein, Charles Fiction, Non-Fiction
Eisenberg, Ronald L. Tiburon Non-Fiction
Elkjer, Thom San Rafael Fiction, Non-Fiction
Elliott, Paul Joseph 1950 - San Rafael Non-Fiction