Authors Born in Iowa

1
Mildred Wirt Benson (1905-2002)
2
James Norman Hall (1887-1951)
3
Elsa Maxwell (1883-1963)
4
Bill Bryson, 68
5
RV Cassill (1919-2002)
6
Jessica Garvin, 34
7
Mona Van Duyn (1921-2004)
8
Robert James Waller (1939-2017)
9
MacKinlay Kantor (1904-1977)
10
William Haines (1908-1989)
11
Angela Ribeiro, 39
12
John Sandford, 76
13
Peter Hedges, 58
14
Sara Paretsky, 73
15
Ted Kooser, 81
16
Katelyn Cheek, 29
17
Chelsea Snow Cain, 48
18
Jim Garrison (1921-1992)
19
Meridel Lesueur (1900-1996)
20
George Cram Cook (1873-1924)
21
Margaret Wilson (1882-1973)
22
Tami Hoag, 61
23
Dorothy M. Johnson (1905-1984)
24
Janet Dailey (1944-2013)
25
Paul Engle (1908-1991)
26
Susan Glaspell (1876-1948)
27
Thomas Beer (1889-1940)
28
Phil Stong (1899-1957)
29
Amy Clampitt (1920-1994)
30
Norman Maclean (1902-1990)
31
Dennis Schmitz, 82
32
RA Lafferty (1914-2002)
33
Nina Nunez Williams, 37
34
James Hearst (1900-1983)
35
Elswyth Thane (1900-1984)
36
Thomas M. Disch (1940-2008)
37
Robert Coover, 88
38
Gordon W. Prange (1910-1980)
39
Brad Steiger (1936-2018)
40
Joseph Petrick, 38
41
Marquis Childs (1903-1990)
42
Richard Pike Bissell (1913-1977)
43
Frederick Manfred (1912-1994)