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 →

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Scott Clements

Scott Clements

Production sound mixer for Burn Notice, and author of fiction for 10 to 15 year olds. I'm lucky to have an amazing wife and son. They give me strength to...

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Nely Cab

Nely Cab

ABOUT ME: Author of Creatura PERSONALITY: Artsy, Crafty, Master Coffee Drinker. GOAL: To structure minion army for world domination (ROMANIA here I come)

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Dady Chery

Dady Chery

Haitian-born poet, playwright & journalist. Co-Editor in Chief, News Junkie Post http://newsjunkiepost.com/ Editor, Haiti Chery

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Timo

Timo

Director, designer, researcher. Sorry, this is a private account, try @timoarnall instead.

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Bloodmoon

Bloodmoon

Word slayer, Cerebral Intoxicator, Succubus of the Mind. All writing copyrighted. Express permission required for use. All rights reserved. 18+

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Charles Fishman

Charles Fishman

Reporter & author, 'The Big Thirst,' about the marvels of water, and the challenge of managing it smartly. Also author, 'The Wal-Mart Effect,' on WMT's impact

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Andy Carvin

Andy Carvin

Senior strategist at NPR. Real-time informational DJ and occasional journalist, but not a social media guru. Author of the new book, Distant Witness. Proud dad.

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KimFalconer

KimFalconer

Fantasy/SF/Paranormal/YA author (professional daydreamer!) Represented by the fabulous Nicole Resciniti of The Seymour Agency. Co-director Good Vibe Astrology

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Hart Hanson

Hart Hanson

Creator of TV series BONES and former TV series FINDER, Canadian, married with two sons, slightly cranky, can type speedily.

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Sherrilyn Kenyon

Sherrilyn Kenyon

Is off playing with her imaginary friends. She'll be back to play on Twitter when they drive her crazy. Oh wait, too late LOL.

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Stephen Nathan

Stephen Nathan

Executive Producer of Bones, writer, maker of frittatas, eater of donuts

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Zak Bagans

Zak Bagans

Host/ Lead Investigator/ Exec Producer of Travel Channel's #1 rated Series Ghost Adventures Season 7 NOW AIRING Fridays at 9pm

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Clinton

Clinton

I know a lot of people, but have very few real friends

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Kiera Cass

Kiera Cass

New York Times bestselling author of THE SELECTION. I make videos on the YouTube, have a ridiculously awesome family, & would love a piece of cake please.

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Andrew W. Marlowe

Andrew W. Marlowe

Castle creator. Movie writer/producer. Laker fan. Champion pumpkin carver.

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Rachel Thompson

Rachel Thompson

Always writing. BROKEN PIECES: Love, loss, real. Founder @BadRedheadMedia, creator #MondayBlogs, @SFBookReview column. Nutella advocate. http://t.co/bBGuMXvH

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I. Marlene King

I. Marlene King

Developed Pretty Little Liars on ABCFamily. Writer of Now & Then and Just My Luck. Mom of Emerson & Atticus, the boys who really rock.

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Kendall Schmidt

Kendall Schmidt

Enjoy Heffron Drive This is The official Heffron Drive twitter. Kendall Schmidt and Dustin Belt.

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Pattie Mallette

Pattie Mallette

Yes Justin Bieber is my son. I have many other great qualities besides being his mom haha! No really.

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