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 →

21st

Emmy Swain

Emmy Swain

Mother, Author of the Franklin Bean storybook series, Lover of all animals and the ocean. http://www.franklinbean.com

22nd

KT Pinto

KT Pinto

KT Pinto writes about vampyres, mutants, witches, merfolk, werebeasts, deities, courtesans, genies, and pop stars... sometimes all in the same story.

23rd

24th

Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman

will eventually grow up and get a real job. Until then, will keep making things up and writing them down.

25th

Christopher Paolini

Christopher Paolini

I'm the author of the Inheritance cycle, part-time artist, part-time metalworker, part-time woodworker, and full-time asker of questions.

25th
(tie)

Nadine Christian

Nadine Christian

Author of romances and young adult novels. I live on Pitcairn Island in the middle of the Sth Pacific. My muse is my island...www.nadinechristian.com

26th

emerson silva

emerson silva

Nada é fácil neste planeta belo e assustado em que vivemos. Melhor não perder tempo se iludindo com argumentações simplistas Follow me, follow back!

26th
(tie)

Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan

Author of the Percy Jackson series, Kane Chronicles & Heroes of Olympus. Questions? Most likely they are answered on my FAQ page: http://bit.ly/9ZDQBE

27th

Charity Parkerson

Charity Parkerson

Award-winning author of several books, including 11 Amazon bestsellers. Co-host of Melissa Craig & Charity Parkerson show #TeamRazorRay I don't read DMs

28th

mcfly

mcfly

'Memory Lane: The Best Of McFly' - out now http://po.st/FPYKmi 2013 Tour Tickets http://bit.ly/WGZPVL

28th
(tie)

Juahrez Alves

Juahrez Alves

Brazilian philosopher and cultural producer

29th

29th
(tie)

Dulce Maria

Dulce Maria

Cantante, Autora y Actriz. Managers: @LuisLuisillo y @PedroDamianof , Discografica @umusicmexico , Management: @SideB_News Contrataciones: i.want@sidebent.com

29th
(tie)

Peter V. Brett

Peter V. Brett

Professional nerd. Author of The Warded/Painted Man, The Great Bazaar, The Desert Spear, Brayan's Gold, & Red Sonja Blue. Upcoming: The Daylight War!

29th
(tie)

Tiffany Reisz

Tiffany Reisz

Famous Belgian sleuth and bestselling author of The Original Sinners series (Mira Books). Contrary to rumor, I'm neither a Dominatrix nor a nun.

30th

Gaspare Marturano

Gaspare Marturano

Gaspare Marturano has over 20 years of high-tech sales & marketing experience, author of SocializeWith.Me Great wife/2 kids, & I love Improv.

30th
(tie)

★★LIGHT your BULB★★

★★LIGHT your BULB★★

Official Twitter Account of http://t.co/InmMpxdj. We believe that everyone needs inspiration and motivation in their life. We help people reach their dreams.

31st

Chris Brogan

Chris Brogan

CEO&President, Human Business Works, a business design company. More? http://hbway.com/c . contact: http://chrisbrogan.com/contact

31st
(tie)

Charles J. Orlando

Charles J. Orlando

Relationship expert, author of The Problem with Women... is Men® book series, & co-host of The GAME OVER Show.

32nd

Gabe Berman

Gabe Berman

I am the author of Live Like A Fruit Fly (#LLAFF) - The Secret You Already Know. I am only here for peace (and chocolate). http://www.OMGabe.com