Local Authors

Here is a list of authors who live in Westchester. Please review the list periodically and note additions and deletions that should be made to the list.


     C = Children’s          Y = Youth          YA = Young Adult       A = Adult   


A

Akeju, Aisha  Mount Vernon

Akeju, Camille  Mount Vernon

Albert, Michael White Plains

Anastas, Margaret  Pelham

Anastos, Ernie Armonk

Angell, Judie South Salem -C

Appel, Marty Larchmont -C

Appleman, Marc White Plains -C

Arno, Iris Hiskey Hastings

Arrick, Fran South Salem -C

Ashman, Sarah Tarrytown

Aufrichtig, Aliza Mamaroneck

B

Barasch, Lynne South Salem

Barkin, Carol Hastings -C/Y

Barracca, Debra & Sal Somers -C

Baretz, Jodi Chappaqua

Barre, Shelley Peekskill -C

Bartlett, Mayo  White Plains

Batista, Jackie Greenburgh

Baum, Susan Dobbs Ferry -C

Beach, James C. Tarrytown -C

Beckett, Sheila Ossining -C

Beier, Anne Ossining

Benjamin, Barbara New Rochelle -C

Benjamin, Dana South Salem

Berends, Polly Hastings -C

Berger, Jane White Plains -C

Berlin, Rose Mary Yorktown Heights

Bernstein, Richard White Plains

Berry, Flynn Irvington

Bhattacharya, Rinku Chappaqua

Biederman, Lynn Bedford

Bjorklund, Lorence Croton Falls -C

Blau, Judith Hope Eastchester

Blumberg, Rhoda Yorktown -C

Blundell, Judy (Jude Watson) Katonah -Y

Bober, Natalie White Plains -C

Bobrow, Laura Mount Vernon -C

Boland, Janice Katonah -C

Bonadonna, Reid Larchmont

Boutis, Victoria Ossining -C

Brink, Dori Mamaroneck

Broad, William J. Larchmont

Brogan, John P. Mahopac -Y

Brownstone, David Chappaqua -C (deceased)

Bruel, Nick Tarrytown -C

Buzzanco, Eileen Major Bedford -C

C

Campbell, David Hastings -C

Canfield, Jane Katonah -C

Caporal, Wende North Salem -C

Capucilli, Alyssa Satin Hastings -C

Carey, Benedict Pelham

Carling, Amelia Lau Yonkers

Carraturo, David Tuckahoe

Carroll, Colleen Sleepy Hollow

Casilla, Robert Yonkers -C

Chamlin, Susan Scarsdale -C

Chari, Sheela Scarsdale

Chazin, Suzanne Chappaqua

Cheever, Ben Tarrytown

Chermayeff, Ivan North Salem -C

Cipriano, Jeri S. Dobbs Ferry -C

Claytor, Constance Katonah

Clinton, Bill Chappaqua

Clinton, Hillary Chappaqua

Cobb, Vicki Mamaroneck -C

Cober, Alan Ossining -C

Coffey, Wayne Tarrytown -C/Y

Cohen, Lynda Loigman Chappaqua

Cohen, Richard M. Irvington

Conrad, Sybil Scarsdale -Y

Cooper-Mullin, Alison Irvington

Corsi Straub, Wendy

Coye, Jennifer Marmaduke Mamaroneck

Cross, Helen Larchmont -C

Cross, Wilbur Mt. Vernon -C/Y

Cuyler, Margery Tarrytown

D

D’Amato, Janet Bronxville -C

Daniels, Jane

Dargan, Amanda Hastings -C

Darling, KathyLarchmont -C

Darling, Tara Larchmont -C

Davis, Katie Bedford Hills

Davis, Ossie New Rochelle -C

Dee, Barbara Chappaqua

Dee, Ruby New Rochelle -C

Deem, James New Rochelle -C/Y

Delaney, Gretchen E. Purchase -C

Delaney, Michael Clark Pelham -C

Del Bianco, Lou

DeMauro, Lisa Hastings -Y

Denenberg, Barry Bedford -C

Derman, Martha Chappaqua -C (deceased)

DeSantis, Kenny Scarsdale -C

Deutsch, D.R. Rye Brook -A

Dolber, Roslyn New Rochelle -Y

Dommermuth-Costa, Carol Rye -Y

Donovan, John B. Larchmont -C

Dower, Laura Yonkers

Doyle, Charlotte Yonkers

Dunn, Judy South Salem -C

Dupre, Judith Mamaroneck

Durant, Christopher Scott White Plains

E

Eaton, Jason Carter Sleepy Hollow

Ehrlich, Eugene Pleasantville -Y

Emerson, Dede

Erickson, Paul Yonkers -C

F

Federico, Helen Pelham

Feinman, Peter

Ferson-Osten, Renee New Rochelle -Y

Fetz, Ingrid Ossining -C

Filstrup, Jane & Chris Bronxville -C

Fine, Howard White Plains

Fine, John Christopher Scarsdale -C/Y

Fleder, Rob

Fortenberry, Julie Mt. Kisco

Franck, Irene Chappaqua -C (deceased)

Freeman, Gail Katonah -C

Friedman, Jeffrey Greenburgh

Fritz, Jean Dobbs Ferry -C/Y

Fritz, Ronald Peekskill

G

Gambescia, Carla Chappaqua

Garland, Michael Patterson -C

Garrigue, Sheila Chappaqua -C (deceased)

Geeslin, Campbell White Plains -C

Gerson, Corrine Mt. Vernon -C/Y

Glass, Stuart Port Chester -C

Glazer, Tom Ossining -C

Glickman, Eric Croton

Goldreich, Gloria Tuckahoe

Goldstein, Jacqueline Chappaqua

Golio, Gary Ossining -C

Grann, David

Green, Eileen S. Scarsdale -C

Greenburg, Dan Hastings -C/Y

Greenburg, JC Hastings

Greene, Michael Ossining

Greenwald, Sheila Yonkers -C

Griffin, Linda MS  Ossining

Griffith, Joseph Yonkers -Y

H

Hacohen, Dean White Plains

Hall, Elizabeth Waccabuc -C/Y

Hall, Esther Armonk -C

Handelman, Dorothy Tarrytown

Hanlon, Emily Yorktown -C

Hansen, Rosanna Tuckahoe

Harper, Charise Mericle Mamaroneck -C

Hart, Jane New Rochelle -C

Hatrick, Gloria South Salem

Hawes, Gene R. Chappaqua -Y (deceased)

Hayes, Sheila Briarcliff Manor -C

Heilman, Joan Rattner Mamaroneck -C

Heo, Yumi White Plains -C

Heuer, John Hastings -Y

Heymann, Tom Chappaqua -Y

Hiskey, Iris Hastings -C

Hoffman, Amalia Larchmont

Hopkins, Lee Bennett Scarborough -C

Horn, Axel South Salem -C

Hornick, Laurie Miller Yonkers

Howe, James Yonkers -C/Y

Hunter, Latoya Mt. Vernon -Y

I

Imershein, Betsy Hastings -C

J

Jacobs, Francine Pleasantville -C

Jacquin, Priscilla Hastings -C

James, Lillie UNKNOWN -C

Jeffers, Susan Croton -C

Jen, Gish Scarsdale -Y

Jerome, Leah Ossining -C

Johnson, Marilyn

Jones, Penny Chappaqua -C

K

Kalian, Bob & Linda Hartsdale -C/Y

Kandall, Stephen New Rochelle -Y

Katsoris, Nick Eastchester

Killcoyne, Hope Lourie South Salem

Kimmelman, Leslie Ardsley

Kingsley, Emily Perl Briarcliff -C

Klein, Lee Croton -C

Klein, Joel

Kovach, Kim  South Salem

Kunhardt, Katharine Chappaqua

L

Lai, Thanhha Croton

Lalicki, Barbara Briarcliff Manor

Lalicki, Tom Briarcliff Manor

Lamagna, Joseph Yonkers -C/Y

Lapine, Missy Chase Irvington

Lawry, John D. Tarrytown -Y

Leader-Chivee, Lauren

Lee, Sandra Chappaqua

Lee, Vicki Yonkers -C

Lembeck, Ruth Mount Vernon -Y

Levenkron, Steven Katonah -Y

Levine, Arthur Rye -C

Levitz, Linda C. Ardsley -Y

Lewis, Thomas P. White Plains -C

Lewis, Toni White Plains

Lewison, Wendy Cheyette Larchmont -C

Limburg, Peter Bedford -C

London, Melissa Croton

Loree, Kate Rye -C

Low, Alice Briarcliff Manor -C

Lucas, Cedric Yonkers

Lynch, L.M. Larchmont

M

Maccarone, Grace Greenburgh -C

Mack, Gail Dobbs Ferry -C

Maiden, Ula Yorktown -Y

Malsberg, Edward Ossining -C

Mango, Karin N. Mount Kisco -Y

Marchese, Steven Peekskill -C

Marchesi, Stephen Croton

Marks, Jane Yonkers -Y

Marsh, Laura Scarsdale

Marttinen, Arja Armonk -C/Y

Mason, Scott Chappaqua

Maurer, Eileen  Eastchester

Maynard, William Larchmont -C

Mbuthia, Waithira Mamaroneck

McCloud, Lorraine

McGahan, Mary Mamaroneck

McGovern, Ann Pleasantville -C

McGrory, Anik Tarrytown

McNulty, Jeanette Yonkers -C

Mickatavage, Pam (Pamela Rose)  Port Chester

Milstein, Linda Larchmont -C

Moche, Dinah Rye -C

Mogul, Dr. Harriet Chappaqua

Montesinos-Lalli, Luzmarina Briarcliff Manor

Moore, Peter G. Ardsley

Moss, Lloyd Croton -C

Most, Bernard Scarsdale -C

Murphy, Barbara New Rochelle -C/Y

Murphy, Tom Pelham

Murray, Jaye New Rochelle

Myers, Bernice Peekskill -C/Y

N

Naden, Corrine Dobbs Ferry -C

Nadol, Jen Ossining

Nassim Taleb, Nicholas Larchmont

Nathan, Amy Larchmont -C

Navin, Rhiannon

O

Ornstein, Mike  Yorktown Heights

Ottaviano, Veniero A. Ossining -Y

P

Pashley, Helen (Dr.) Cortland Manor

Patterson, James Briarcliff Manor

Pinkney, Gloria Croton -C

Pinkney, Jerry Croton -C

Podwal, Mark Harrison

Polgreen, Cathy Dobbs Ferry -C

Popp, Wendy K. Larchmont

Potter, Joan Montrose

Potter, Katherine Katonah -C

Puner, Linda Briarcliff -Y

Q

Quinn, Eileen S. Scarsdale -C

Quinn, Greg Henry Buchanan -C

R

Rabin, Gil Hastings -C

Rabin, Staton Irvungton -C

Rader, Laura North Salem -C

Randolph, Elizabeth Mamaroneck -C/Y

Ratner, Marilyn Scarsdale -C

Ratz de Tagyos, Paul New Rochelle -C

Reich, Susanna Ossining -C

Reiser, Bob Scarsdale -Y

Renberg, Dalia Hardof Chappaqua -C /Y

Reynolds, Pamela Bedford Hills -C

Rice, Eve Bedford -C

Rim, Sujean Chappaqua

Rosen, Norma New Rochelle -C

Rosen, Wendy Armonk

Rosenbloom, Fiona Rye

Rosenbluth, Roz New Rochelle

Roy, Lena Katonah/Bedford Hills  -Y

Rubin, Nancy Larchmont -C

Rubinger, Diane Bedford -C

Russo, Marisabina Yorktown -C

Russo, Susan Yorktown Hts. -C

Rutigliano, Lenny Montrose

S

Sachs, Elizabeth-Ann Tuckahoe -C

Salamone, Frank White Plains -Y

Sanderson, Jeannette Peekskill -C

Santarelli, Barbara

Savino, E.D. Rye Brook -C/YA

Savitt, Sam North Salem -C

Scheffrin-Falk,Gladys Pleasantville -C

Schneider, Meg Irvington -C

Schneider, Richard H. Rye -C

Schnur, Steven Scarsdale -C

Schories, Pat Hastings

Schotter, Richard Hastings -C

Schotter, Roni Hastings -C

Schram, Peninnah Yorktown -C/Y

Schutzer, Dena Yonkers

Scioscia, Mary Hastings -C

Scobey, Joan Scarsdale -C

Seeber, Dorothea Hastings

Shalant, Phyllis Scarsdale -C

Sharenow, Robert Larchmont

Shearer, John White Plains -C

Shepperson, Robert Croton -C

Shore, Laura Jan Croton -C

Shyer, Marlene Fanta Larchmont -C/Y

Siegel, Alice Scarsdale -C

Siegel, Mark Tarrytown -C

Silman, Roberta Ardsley -C

Silverman, Jerry Hastings -C/Y

Silverman, Dr. Robert

Sís, Peter Irvington -C

Smalley, Elisa Chappaqua

Smath, Jerry & Valerie Croton -C

Sobol, Harriet Scarsdale -C

Sokol, Edward Montrose

Solomon, Burt Bedford Hills -Y

Sperling, Susan Kelz Rye -C

Squire, Dr. Ann Armonk -C

Stadther, Michael Pound Ridge

Staub, Wendy Corsi Katonah   -Y

Stein, Sara Pound Ridge

Stein, Sol Tarrytown

Stiller, Ben Chappaqua

Stiller, Richard Mt. Vernon -C/Y

Stillman, Susan White Plains -C

Strasser, Todd Larchmont -C/Y

Szilagyi, Mary Tarrytown -C

T

Teck, Kathy White Plains

Terjanian, Sonya

Tinkelman, Murray Peekskill -C

Tom, Jessica

Tormey, Bertram Dobbs Ferry -C

Toten, Teresa Bronxville -Y

Tucci, Gina Katonah

Tucker, Linda Hastings -C

Twohill, Maggie South Salem -C

V

Vaes, Alain Peekskill

Van Fleet, Matthew Chappaqua -C

Van Leeuwen, Jean Chappaqua -C

Velasquez, Eric Hartsdale

Velmans, Hester Armonk

Vogel, Helen W. Scarsdale -Y

W

Waldman, Neil White Plains

Wallace, Joseph Pleasantville

Watson, Jude (aka Judy Blundell) Katonah -C

Weart, Spencer R. Hastings -Y

Weiss, Nicki Purchase -C

Weitzman, Jacqueline Preiss Hastings -C

Welch, Martha Bedford -C

Wells, Rosemary Briarcliff Manor -C

Weston, Mark Armonk -C

Weston, MaryBeth Armonk -Y

White, Diana Tarrytown

Wiehl, Lis Larchmont

Wilding, Suzanne Dobbs Ferry -C/Y

Wilkes, Marilyn Armonk -C

Williams, Gray Chappaqua

Williams III, Gurney Rye -C

Williams, Helen and Vanessa Chappaqua

Windsor, Pat Dobbs Ferry -C/Y

Wolfe, L. E. Tarrytown -C

Wolkoff, Judy Mount Kisco -C/Y

Y

Yorinks, Arthur North Salem -C

Young, Ed Hastings -C

Young, Mary O’Keefe White Plains -C

Z

Zeitlin, Steve Hastings -Y

Zolotow, Charlotte Hastings -C