The #Author Shorty Award

When they’re not writing books on wizards saving the world, shimmering vampires, or stories of adventures of a kid and a tiger being stranded in the open sea on a liferaft, they’re connecting with their fans around the globe through Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and blogs. Nominate your favorite #Author here!

Author Shorty Award Leaders

See the winners of the 5th Annual Shorty Awards →

1st

izzynobre

izzynobre

Eu tinha uma bio legal, aí apaguei e esqueci. Venha ser meu amigo de bolso!

2nd

Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer

Actor/author. A mix between nerd and elderly.

3rd

John Green

John Green

I write books, including Looking for Alaska and The Fault in Our Stars. (Books are like tweets, except longer.) I also make videos with my brother.

4th

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling

Author

5th

Andi Tenri Ayumaya ♥

Andi Tenri Ayumaya ♥

Nominator BEST AUTHOR IN SOCIAL MEDIA #shortyawards2013 | my books : http://www.ow.ly/fxpRW | ♥Sakura♥Cat♥Rainbow♥Zombie,i write my dreams on the sky

6th

kristen johnston

kristen johnston

Check out full episodes of my tv series 'the exes' on http://tvland.com. New eps in June! Also my NY Times bestselling book GUTS out in paperback.

7th

DeQuan Foster

DeQuan Foster

18 CoFounder & Chief Creative Officer at Brickhouse Publishing. Creator of The Danger Kids Universe & CoAuthor of The Twelve Read it here http://ow.ly/gbkop

8th

Sylvain Reynard

Sylvain Reynard

#NewYorkTimes & #USAToday Best Selling Author of #GabrielsInferno & #GabrielsRapture.

9th

Betty Dravis

Betty Dravis

84 yrs. young. Mom of 6/Grams of 15/author/8 books/journalist/celeb interviewer/reviewer +. I love people & pay it forward.

10th

Tristan Taormino

Tristan Taormino

Author | Sex Educator | College Speaker | Feminist Pornographer | Activist | @SexOutLoudRadio Host. tristan at puckerup.com.

11th

Richard Castle

Richard Castle

The Real Richard Castle

12th

Cassandra Clare

Cassandra Clare

Author of the Mortal Instruments&Infernal Devices—please check FAQ http://bit.ly/bSJaWG for info like release dates! Background image by martange.

13th

Clive Barker

Clive Barker

https://www.facebook.com/officialclivebarker

14th

Bliss (A. D. Trask)

Bliss (A. D. Trask)

Bliss is a Maker of things - words, jewelry, art, fibercraft. Writer published by @circletpress and self-published, and editor.

15th

Meltem Arıkan

Meltem Arıkan

Novelist, Playwright, Columnist/ Yazar http://www.facebook.com/Yazar.Meltem.Arikan

16th

E L James

E L James

Author of Fifty Shades Trilogy #Lovestory with a Kink. #1NYTimesBestseller. In need of sleep, Oyster Bay & Nutella #NotNecessarilyInThatOrder

17th

Sarah-Jayne Gratton

Sarah-Jayne Gratton

Celebrity author, host & Twitter brandologist. In the 'Sunday Times Social List' & in 'Twitter's Top 75 Badass Women' #BA75 (wife of @grattonboy) #TeamGratton

18th

Brandi Glanville

Brandi Glanville

I'm a great mother and friend. Media/PR Inquiries please contact: contact@persona-pr.com. || For Endorsement / Deals please contact: ashankman@kaplanstahler.com

19th

Darren Shan

Darren Shan

Author of freakily fantastical and demonically delightful books for children and adults.

20th

MARY HELEN FERRIS

MARY HELEN FERRIS

Here to learn, listen, and share.......beauty abounds with the Light and Sound....writer...keyboard traveler, hermit who likes people