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2014 Festival Authors

Nathan Andersen Shadow Philosophy: Plato's Cave and Cinema
Ace Atkins The Forsaken
Greg Baker America Farm to Table: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers
Joan Biskupic Breaking In: The Rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the Politics of Justice
Pam Brandon Good Catch: Recipes and Stories Celebrating the Best of Florida's Water
Melanie Brockmann Night Sky
Suzanne Brockmann Do or Die

Janet Burroway

Losing Tim
Robert Olen Butler Star of Istanbul

Gregory Byrd

Salt and Iron

Roy Peter Clark

How to Write Short
Tracy Crow Red, White and True: Stories From Veterans and Families, World War II to Present
Mark DeNote The Great Florida Craft Beer Guide

Tim Dorsey

Tiger Shrimp Tango

John Henry Fleming

Songs for the Deaf
Rebecca Frankel War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History and Love

P.L. Gaus

The Names of Our Tears

Carl Hiaasen
Skink: No Surrender
Christopher Hill Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy

Cassandra King

The Same Sweet Girls Guide to Life: Advice from a Failed Southern Belle

Michael Koryta

Those Who Wish Me Dead

Debbie Macomber

Mr. Miracle: A Christmas Novel

Aasif Mandvi

No Land's Man

Lawrence Matsuda

A Cold Wind From Idaho

Peter Meinke

Lucky Bones
Kathryn Miles Superstorm: Nine Days Inside Hurricane Society
Gary Monroe Mary Ann Carroll: First Lady of the Highwaymen

Ben Montgomery

 Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail
Amy Christine Parker Astray

Sara Pennypacker

The Clementine Series
Craig Pittman The Scent of Scandal
Jonathan Rottenberg The Depths: The Evolutionary Origins of the Depression Epidemic

Eliot Schrefer


Carol Ruth Silver

Freedom Rider Diary: Smuggled Notes from Parchman Prison

Tony Silvia

Robert Pierpoint: A Life at CBS News

V.C. Stanley and C.L. Garber

Jex Malone

Tammar Stein


R.L. Stine

Party Games: A Fear Street Novel

Jeff Strand

I Have a Bad Feeling About This

Rose Styron

Selected Letters of William Styron

Hector Tobar

Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free

Lisa Unger

In The Blood

Jim Webster

America Farm to Table: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers

Rick Wilber

Field of Fantasies