Local Authors

Authors local to Northwest Arkansas and surrounding areas.

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Author of The Accidental Salvation of Gracie Lee and Gene, Everywhere

Author of The Magic Wakes, Dawn of the Mages, Stellar Cloud, Fade Into Me, and The Hand of Atua

Also writes as River Ford, author of Chocolate Kisses, Landscape Love, A Christmas Prayer, and Christmas Magic

Author of Loading Life: A Video Game Novel and The Parents' and Guardians' Guide to Anime, Manga, and Cosplay

Author of The Family Secret Series: Cobwebs, Ant Dens, Beehives, and Chrysallis; The Oklahoma Series: Blood on the Cimarron and Blood on the Mother Road; Crystalline Crypt, and The Ravine.

Lea Ann Crisp

Author of We Need the Dark

Author of Silence in the Garden and Cardboard Heroes

Author of Sweet Chaos, Total Chaos, Unleashed Chaos, Sins of Chaos

Author of African-American Athletes in Arkansas: Muhammad Ali's Tour, Black Razorbacks & Other Forgotten Stories

Author of At the Corner of Magnetic and Main, Why Kimba Saved The World, Vacation Hiro, Miss Fatty Cat's Revenge, Slinky Steps Out, Max's Wild Night, Dottie's Daring Day, Bianca: The Brave Frail and Delicate Princess

Blogger of horror, autobiographical, and tabletop roleplaying game tales at whirlingnerdish.wordpress.com and podcaster for Eerie Earfuls .

Author of Dying for Dominoes

Author of Not Quite Snow White

Author of The Perils of Heavy Thinking; One Idiot Short of a Village

Author of Remembering Ella: A 1912 Murder and Mystery in the Arkansas Ozarks

Author of A Talent For Trouble, Raven Pirate Assassin Spy, Desperately Seeking Submissive Quartet, and A Rose By Any Other Name

Author of Vilonia Beebe Takes Charge, Koala Is Not A Bear, and forthcoming titles Rover Throws a Party: Inspired by NASA's Curiosity, and The Amelia Six

Jennifer Taylor Hall

Author of Amos Alonzo Stagg: College Football’s Man in Motion (coming November 2019)

Author of If the Creek Don't Rise: Tales from the South and Washed in the Water: Tales from the South

Author of The Perilous series, the Cassandra Jones Saga, the Goddess of Fate series, the Kellam High series, Tornado Warning, the Caden Parker books, and After the Fall

Author of Rabbit-Trapped

Author of Secrets of the Asylum, Secrets of the Island, Secrets of the Summer, Becoming Jessie Belle, The House on Haven Island, Homecoming Queen, and more

Author of The Brass Giant, The Mechanical Theater, and The Guild Conspiracy. Game blogger at cartridgesandcatacombs.com

(Co-President of Ozark Book Authority)

Author of Letters from a Christmas Elf: Unexpected Humor for Any Season

NYT Bestselling author of Dragonrealm and the Black City Saint series, as well as novels set in the worlds of Dragonlance, Warcraft, Diablo, and Conan

Author of the Trintico Quartet, including I Town, Agrarianna, Fluxton, and Trintico

Steven Lacey

Author of Everything In Its Right Place: Tales From San Corazon, The Dark Horse Blues, and Red Letter Retribution

Author of Victorian Songlight: The Birthings of Magic & Mystery and Sacred Wounds

Author of M.I.A. and M.I.A. and the Book of Damien.

Author of A Sparrow Falls

Author of La Lune, What Celia Knows, & coming soon: The View from Hawking's Bridge

Author of Exile, Picking Eggs for $2 Dollars a Day, A September Song, Tangerine Skies, and more, and coming Fall 2019, her first book of poetry, I Walk These Ozark Hills.

Author of Tale of a Devil: Book I and Tale of a Devil: Book II

Author of An Ozark Culinary History: Northwest Arkansas Traditions from Corn Dodgers to Squirrel Meatloaf

Author of After The Fall, Spirit Trail, Hallowed Ground, The Reckoning, The Shepherd, Chrysalis, Limestone County, Rescue Trail, Trading Horse, Bennett's County, and The Last Warrant

Author of BONA-FIDE, the first of four books set in the Ozarks

Author of Boot: A Sorta Novel of Vietnam

Author of In Front of Fifty Thousand Screaming People, Headshots, Doctor Luke's Assistant, The Gutter Chronicles, and more

Author of The Johnson Brides Series: His Angel's Destiny, His Lady's Answer, and Her Lord and His Salvation

Author of Kellan's Sweet Angel, Dirk's Angel of Destiny, and Evan's Sunset Angel