Authors Born in Iowa

1
James Norman Hall (1887-1951)
2
Mildred Wirt Benson (1905-2002)
3
Bill Bryson, 69
4
Elsa Maxwell (1883-1963)
5
Jessica Garvin, 35
6
Mona Van Duyn (1921-2004)
7
William Haines (1908-1989)
8
RV Cassill (1919-2002)
9
Angela Ribeiro, 40
10
Robert James Waller (1939-2017)
11
MacKinlay Kantor (1904-1977)
12
Margaret Wilson (1882-1973)
13
John Sandford, 77
14
RA Lafferty (1914-2002)
15
Peter Hedges, 59
16
Ted Kooser, 82
17
Nina Nunez Williams, 38
18
Jim Garrison (1921-1992)
19
Sara Paretsky, 74
20
Katelyn Cheek, 30
21
Susan Glaspell (1876-1948)
22
James Hearst (1900-1983)
23
Chelsea Snow Cain, 49
24
George Cram Cook (1873-1924)
25
Meridel Lesueur (1900-1996)
26
Janet Dailey (1944-2013)
27
Dorothy M. Johnson (1905-1984)
28
Tami Hoag, 62
29
Paul Engle (1908-1991)
30
Thomas Beer (1889-1940)
31
Amy Clampitt (1920-1994)
32
Phil Stong (1899-1957)
33
Norman Maclean (1902-1990)
34
Dennis Schmitz, 84
35
Gordon W. Prange (1910-1980)
36
Robert Coover, 89
37
Elswyth Thane (1900-1984)
38
Thomas M. Disch (1940-2008)
39
Brad Steiger (1936-2018)
40
Richard Pike Bissell (1913-1977)
41
Frederick Manfred (1912-1994)
42
Marquis Childs (1903-1990)
43
Joseph Petrick, 39