50 Authors From 50 States — Here's What to Read From Each of Them
At a time when diverse literature is more essential than ever, it's also important to look at the diverse experiences that make America so beautiful. We've taken a look at authors who hail from each of the 50 states to see how their hometowns have influenced their work (and we felt some major wanderlust in the process). From science fiction to romance, from classic to contemporary, scroll through to see where some of America's best stories have originated. You might be surprised to see where some of your favorite authors come from (as well as who shares your own home state!).