Known Author List (May 2004)

  • The following is a list of authors whose surname or family name starts with W. As information is added to the Open Encyclopedia an entry will appear above.

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  • W

    Wagoner, David
    Walcott, Derek
    Waldherr, Kris
    Waldman, Anne
    Walker, Alice
    Walker, Margaret
    Walker, Mary Willis
    Wallace, David Foster
    Wallace, Edgar
    Wallace, Lew
    Waller, Edmund
    Walljasper, Maria C.
    Walpole, Horace
    Walpole, Hugh
    Walters, Minette
    Walton, Izaak
    Wang, Annie
    Wang Wei
    Wangerin, Walter, Jr.
    Warner, Alan
    Warner, Charles Dudley
    Warner, Dave
    Warren, Robert Penn
    Washington, Booker T.
    Watkins, Paul
    Watson, Sheila
    Watt, Peter
    Watt-Evans, Lawrence
    Waugh, Evelyn
    Weaver, Robert
    Webb, Walter Prescott
    Weber, David
    Weber, Joe
    Webster, John
    Weckstein, Leon
    Wedekind, Frank
    Weigl, Bruce
    Weinberg, Robert
    Weinberger, Eliot
    Weinman, Irving
    Weis, Margaret
    Weiss, Peter
    Welch, James
    Welch, Jane
    Weldon, Fay
    Welish, Marjorie
    Welk, Mary
    Wells, H. G.
    Wells, Ken
    Wells, Martha
    Wells, Rebecca
    Welsh, Irvine
    Welty, Eudora
    Wenzel, Kurt
    Werfel, Franz
    Werner, Ann
    West, Nathanael
    West, Richard F.
    Westcott, Frank
    Weule, Eric
    Weyman, Stanley J.
    Whalen, Philip
    Wharton, Edith
    Wheatley, Dennis
    Wheatley, Phillis
    Wheldon, David
    Whistler, Laurence
    White, E. B.
    White, Edmund
    White, Patrick
    Whitehead, Colson
    Whitman, Walt
    Whittaker, Silence
    Whyte, Jack
    Wiebe, Rudy
    Wiesel, Elie
    Wilbur, Richard
    Wilde, Oscar
    Wilder, Laura Ingalls
    Wilder, Thornton
    Williams, Charles
    Williams, Tad
    Williams, Tennessee
    Williams, Terry Tempest
    Williams, Walter Jon
    Williams, William Carlos
    Williamson, Henry
    Williamson, Jack
    Williamson, Penelope
    Willis, Connie
    Wilson, Colin
    Wilson, David
    Wilson, Eric
    Wilson, Ethel
    Wilson, Robert Anton
    Winter, Douglas
    Winters, Jeffrey
    Winterson, Jeanette
    Winthrop, Elizabeth
    Winthrop, John
    Wiseman, Adele
    Wister, Owen
    Wodehouse, P. G.
    Wojciechowski, Susan
    Wolfe, Gene
    Wolfe, Thomas
    Wolfe, Tom
    Wolfram, Stephen
    Wollstonecraft, Mary
    Womack, Jack
    Wood, C. E. S.
    Wood, Monica
    Wood, Renate
    Woodcock, George
    Woodruff, Joan Leslie
    Woolf, Virginia
    Wordsworth, William
    Woronov, Mary
    Wouk, Herman
    Wrede, Patricia
    Wright, Austin Tappan
    Wright, Charles
    Wright, James
    Wright, L. R.
    Wright, Richard
    Wright, Sydney Fowler
    Wroth, Mary
    Wu Tsao
    Wurts, Janny
    Wyatt, Thomas
    Wyman, Max
    Wyndham, John
    Wynn, Edmond Keenan
    Wynne-Jones, Tim

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    Welskopf-Henrich, Liselotte
    Wilcox, Robert K.
    Williams, MB