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le Carré, John; pseudonym of David Cornwell (1931- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_le_Carr%C3%A9

Le Guin, Ursula K(roeber) (1929- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ursula_K._Le_Guin

Leacock, Stephen (Butler) (1869-1944) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Leacock

Lebbon, Tim (1969- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lebbon_tim

Lederer, William J(ulius) (1912-2009) (stories)
Writer, war-correspondent, sailor. Born in New York City.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lederer_william_j

Lee, Laurie (1914-1997) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laurie_Lee

Lee, Leonard (1902-1964) (stories)
Born in New York; educated at Princeton; Hollywood screenwriter from 1936 until shortly before death; wrote scripts for Sherlock Holmes radio show in 1940s; regular contributor to numerous TV shows, notably 77 Sunset Strip.

Lee, Manfred B(ennington) (1905-1971) (stories)
Cousin of Frederic Dannay; born in Brooklyn, New York; worked as copywriter, editor and author, famous for creating the fictional detective “Ellery Queen.” Died in Roxbury, Connecticut.

Lee, Tanith [i.e., Tanith Lee Kaiine] (1947- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lee_tanith

Leiber, Fritz (Reuter, Jr.) (1910-1992) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/leiber_fritz

Leinster, Murray; pseudonym of Will F. Jenkins (1896-1975) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/leinster_murray

Lem, Stanislaw (1921-2006) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lem_stanislaw

LeMay, Alan (Brown) (1899-1964) (stories)
Novelist, popular for his westerns. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana; lived in Santee, California; died in Hollywood, California.

Lengel, William C(harles) ({c}1880-1965) (stories)
Born in Durango, Colorado; died in NYC.

L’Engle, Madeleine; pseudonym of Madeleine L’Engle Franklin (1918-2007) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lengle_madeleine

Lennon, J(ohn) Robert (1970- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lennon_j_robert

Leslie, Desmond (Arthur Peter) (1921-2001) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/leslie_desmond

Lessing, Doris (May, née Taylor) (1919-2013) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lessing_doris

Lessner, Erwin C(hristian) (1898-1959) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lessner_erwin

Lethem, Jonathan (Allen) (1964- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lethem_jonathan

Levi, Primo (1919-1987) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Primo_Levi

Levine, Philip (1928-2015) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_Levine_(poet)

Levy, Newman (1888-1966) (stories)
See www.stolaf.edu/people/hend/VictoryMusic/NewmanLevy.html

Lewis, Alfred Henry (1857-1914) (stories)
Born in Cleveland; admitted to the Ohio Bar and practiced in Cleveland courts, and later in Kansas City; then went into newspaper work, heading the Washington Bureau of the Chicago Times, then joining the Hearst organization.

Lewis, C(harles) B(ertrand) (1842-1924) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lewis_charles_bertrand

Lewis, C(live) S(taples) (1898-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C.S._Lewis

Lewis, Ethelreda [born Ethel Howe] (1875-1946) (stories)
Born in Derbyshire, England; moved to South Africa and married Joseph Lewis in 1902; journalist and author; died in Port Alfred, Cape Province.

Lewis, (Harry) Sinclair (1885-1951) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinclair_Lewis

Lewisohn, Ludwig (1883-1955) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lewisohn_ludwig

Lewitt, S. N.; pseudonym of Shariann Lewitt (1954- )
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lewitt_s_n

Ley, Willy (1906-1969) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ley_willy

Leyland, Eric (Arthur) (1911-2001) (books)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/eric-leyland-1911-2001.html

Lie, Jonas (Lauritz Idemil) (1833-1908) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jonas_Lie

Lin Yutang [i.e., Lin Yü-t’ang] (1895-1976) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lin_Yutang

Lindsay, (Nicholas) Vachel (1879-1931) (stories)
Major American poet and literary figure. Born in Springfield, Illinois; suicide in Springfield, Illinois.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vachel_Lindsay

Lindskold, Jane M. (1962- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Lindskold

Linford, Dee (fl. 1940-1952) (stories)
Writer and editor. Born in Wyoming; lives in New Mexico.

Linklater, Eric (Robert Russell) (1899-1974) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/linklater_eric

Lippard, George (1822-1854) (stories)
Novelist and biographer; newspaper editor in Cleveland, OH.

Lippman, Laura (1959- ) (stories)
Reporter for the Baltimore Sun.

Lipsyte, Robert (Michael) (1938- ) (stories)
Born, raised, educated in New York City; with New York Times for 14 years; fiction writer, lecturer, teacher.

Litt, Toby (1968- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/litt_toby

Livia, Anna [i.e., Anna Livia Julian Brawn] (1955-2007) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/anna_livia

Lloyd, Josie [i.e., Josie Lloyd Rees] ({c}1971- ) (stories)
Also published as Jo Rees.

Lobaugh, Elma K(linedorf) (1907-1997) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania; had Ph.D. in economics from Univ. of Chicago; labor market analyst for Indiana Employment Security Division.

Lockhart, Caroline (Cameron) (1871-1962) (stories)
Born in Eagle Point, Illinois; raised in Kansas; reporter for newspapers in Boston, Philadelphia and Denver; owned a newspaper in Cody, Wyoming; bought a ranch in Dryhead, Montana, in 1926 and lived there until 1950; died in Cody.

Lockhart, John G(ilbert) (1891-1960) (stories)
Born in Wimbledon; educated at Oxford; publisher; director, Philip Allan & Co.; literary advisor and later director of Geoffrey Bles Ltd.

Lockwood, (Walter) Scammon ({c}1878-1955) (stories)
Born in Brooklyn, circulation manager of Current Opinion, advertising manager, died in Manhattan.

London, Jack [born John Griffith Chaney] (1876-1916) (stories)
Father of Joan London.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_London

London, Joan (1901-1971) (stories)
Daughter of Jack London, wife of Barney Mayes.

Long, Frank Belknap (Jr.) (1903-1994) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/long_frank_belknap

Long, Gabrielle M(argaret) V(ere, née Campbell) (1885-1952) (stories)
Born in Hayling; birth registered as Margaret Gabrielle Vere Campbell. Daughter of Mrs. Vere Campbell.

Long, James Parker (1890?-1970) (stories)
Insurance executive. Born in Rangoon, Burma; died in Naples, New York.

Long, (William) Ray (1878-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Long

Loomis, Noel (Miller) (1905-1969) (books) (stories)
Writer and editor. Born in Wakita, Oklahoma; died in San Diego, California.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/loomis_noel

Lorraine, Lilith; pseudonym of Mary M. Wright (1894-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lorraine_lilith

Lough, Glenn Dale (1906-1991) (stories)
See www.mysteryfile.com/GLow/Author.html

Lovecraft, H(oward) P(hillips) (1890-1937) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H.p._lovecraft

Lovisi, Gary (Anthony) (1952- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lovisi_gary

Lowndes, Robert A(ugustine) W(ard) (1916-1998) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lowndes_robert_a_w

Lowry, Lois (1937- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lowry_lois

Lucas, E(dward) V(errall) (1868-1938) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lucas_e_v

Lucia, Ellis (Joel) (1919-1980) (books) (stories)
Newspaperman, writer, western afficianado. Born in Watsonville, California; resident in Portland, Oregon.

Lucian of Samosata ({c}115-190) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucian_of_Samosata

Lucie-Smith, Edward (1933- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lucie-smith_edward

Lull, Roderick (Allyn) (1907-1966) (stories)
Born in San Francisco; lived in Oregon.

Lummis, Charles F(letcher) (1859-1928) (stories)
Born in Lynn, Mass.; educated at Harvard University.

Lunn, Hugh Kingsmill (1889-1949) (stories)
Born in London; educated at Harrow and Oxford.

Lutz, Giles A(lfred) (1910-1982) (stories)
Prolific author of westerns. Lived in Missouri.

Lynch, Chris (1962- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lynch_chris

Lynd, Robert (1879-1949) (stories)
Born in Belfast; educated at Queen’s College, Belfast; journalist and newspaper news editor.

Lynds, Dennis (1924-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lynds_dennis

Lynn, Elizabeth A(nne) (1946- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/lynn_elizabeth_a

Lyttleton, Edith Joan (1874-1945) (stories)
Born in Tasmania; lived in New Zealand, Australia and Canada; died in England.

Macardle, Dorothy (Marguerite Callan) (1889-1958) (stories)
Born in Dundalk; educated at Alexandra College, Dublin, and National University of Ireland; writer, dramatist, and drama critic; college lecturer; took part in Irish Republican Movement and was imprisoned 1922-3.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Macardle

MacArthur, Charles C. (1895-1956) (stories)
Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania; journalist, then playwright and screenwriter.

MacBeth, George (Mann) (1932-1992) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/macbeth_george

MacCaig, Norman (1910-1996) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_MacCaig

MacCarthy, J(ohn) Bernard (1888-1979) (stories)
Born and died in Crosshaven, County Cork, Ireland; playwright, poet, novelist and short story writer; postman in Crosshaven most of his life.

MacDonald, George (1824-1905) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/macdonald_george

MacDonald, John D(ann) (1916-1986) (stories)
Best-selling novelist fondly remembered for his mystery novels featuring detective Travis McGee; his mysteries featured a color as a part of their title. Born in Sharon, Pennsylvania; lived in Sarasota, Florida; died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_D._MacDonald

MacDonald, (Allan) William Colt (1891-1968) (stories)
Born in Michigan; lived most of his life in the West; prolific author of westerns.

Macdonell, A(rchibald) G(ordon) (1895-1941) (stories)
Born in Aberdeen. Scotland.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/macdonell_a_g

MacGowan, Alice (L.) (1858-1947) (stories)
Born in Perrysburg, Ohio; died in Los Gatos, California. Sister of Grace MacGowan Cooke.

Machen, Arthur; pseudonym of Arthur Llewellyn Jones (1863-1947) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/machen_arthur

Machlin, Milt(on Robert) (1924-2004) (stories)
Author, editor of Argosy magazine, reporter. Born in New York City.

MacIntyre, F(eargus) Gwynplaine (1949?-2010) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/macintyre_f_gwynplaine

Mack, Thomas (Daniel) (1891-?) (stories)
Born in Rochester, New York; author and salesman; death not traced.

Macken, Walter (1916-1967) (stories)
Born in Galway, Ireland; actor, dramatist and novelist.

Mackenzie, [Sir] (Anthony Edward Montagu) Compton (1883-1972) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compton_Mackenzie

Mackie, John (1862-1939) (stories)
Born in Stirlingshire; lived in Australia and then Canada, where he joined the Mounties; served in the Boer War.

MacLean, Alistair (Stuart) (1922-1987) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alistair_MacLean

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