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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
Ellis, Michael Non-Fiction
Ellison, Katherine San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Emery, Carol 1960 - Woodacre Non-Fiction
Emery, Stewart 1941 - Tiburon Non-Fiction
Emmons, Frederick E. 1907 - 1999 Belvedere Non-Fiction
Endicott, Katherine Grace 1954 - Non-Fiction
Enright, John Burke Mill Valley, Larkspur Non-Fiction
Epstein, Alan San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Erdman, Paul Emil 1932 - 2007 Belvedere Fiction
Erdmann, Jack Mill Valley Fiction, Non-Fiction
Erikson, Erik H. 1902 - 1994 Non-Fiction
Erikson, Joan M. Tiburon Non-Fiction
Eshelman, Byron E. San Quentin Village Non-Fiction
Espinosa, Maria 1939 - Mill Valley Fiction, Non-Fiction
Eszterhas, Joe 1944 - Fiction, Non-Fiction
Ets-Hokin, Judith Diane 1938 - Belvedere Non-Fiction
Eubank, Mary Montcastle Inverness Fiction
Evans, Kathy Sausalito Non-Fiction
Evens, Jules G. Point Reyes Non-Fiction
Ewald, Chase Reynolds 1963 - Tiburon Non-Fiction
Ewald, Donna San Rafael Non-Fiction
Fairchild, Roy Warren 1921 - 1998 San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Fairley, Lincoln 1903 - 1989 San Rafael Non-Fiction
Farmer, Lesley S. J. Corte Madera Non-Fiction
Farrell, Jody O. Inverness, Point Reyes Fiction
Faure, Raoul C. 1909 - Fiction
Feig, Konnilyn San Rafael Non-Fiction
Feld, Bruce San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Ferguson, Tom 1943 - 2006 Inverness Non-Fiction
Fernau, Esmi San Rafael Non-Fiction
Fields, Rick 1943 - 1999 Ross, Fairfax Non-Fiction
Finney, Jack 1911 - 1995 Mill Valley Fiction, Non-Fiction
Fisher, Roger 1922 - Non-Fiction
Fisher-Smith, Lore Cappel 1922 - 1973 Non-Fiction
Fisk, Molly Stinson Beach Non-Fiction
Fiske, Mel Non-Fiction
Fletcher, Jerry L. San Anselmo Non-Fiction
Flicker, Barry Woodacre Non-Fiction
Foff, Arthur Raymond 1925 - 1973 Mill Valley Fiction
Follett, C. B. Sausalito Non-Fiction
Forbes, John 1910 - Fiction, Non-Fiction
Forrester, Victoria 1940 - Larkspur Fiction
Fosburgh, Lacey 1942 - 1993 Mill Valley Fiction, Non-Fiction
Fradkin, Philip Lawrence 1935 - Point Reyes Non-Fiction
Francis, John Inverness Non-Fiction
Francis, Raymond 1937 - Mill Valley Non-Fiction
Frank, Diana 1942 - San Rafael Non-Fiction
Frank, Phil 1943 - 2007 Sausalito Non-Fiction
Frank, Susan 1948 - Sausalito Non-Fiction
Franscell, Ron 1957 - Fiction