ISFDB Top 100 Authors (Balanced List)


  1 4469 Ursula K. Le Guin 
  2 4198 Robert Silverberg 
  3 3777 Connie Willis 
  4 3119 Kim Stanley Robinson 
  5 3110 Mike Resnick 
  6 3083 Lucius Shepard 
  7 3083 Michael Swanwick 
  8 2885 Orson Scott Card 
  9 2868 Gene Wolfe 
 10 2659 George R. R. Martin 
 11 2465 Harlan Ellison 
 12 2452 Nancy Kress 
 13 2412 Poul Anderson 
 14 2339 Michael Bishop 
 15 2318 Greg Egan 
 16 2262 Stephen King 
 17 2095 Stephen Baxter 
 18 2025 John Varley 
 19 1987 Frederik Pohl 
 20 1974 Roger Zelazny 
 21 1951 Bruce Sterling 
 22 1935 Robert J. Sawyer 
 23 1911 Greg Bear 
 24 1874 C. J. Cherryh 
 25 1868 Dan Simmons 
 26 1796 Gregory Benford 
 27 1707 David Brin 
 28 1678 Joe Haldeman 
 29 1638 Isaac Asimov 
 30 1568 Fritz Leiber 
 31 1565 James Patrick Kelly 
 32 1561 Lois McMaster Bujold 
 33 1549 Kate Wilhelm 
 34 1549 Anne McCaffrey 
 35 1541 Terry Bisson 
 36 1524 Robert A. Heinlein 
 37 1504 Larry Niven 
 38 1484 Howard Waldrop 
 39 1341 James Tiptree, Jr. 
 40 1275 Robert Reed 
 41 1272 Tanith Lee 
 42 1245 Geoffrey A. Landis 
 43 1235 Allen Steele 
 44 1234 Charles de Lint 
 45 1185 William Gibson 
 46 1146 Pat Cadigan 
 47 1136 Maureen F. McHugh 
 48 1116 Walter Jon Williams 
 49 1102 Charles Sheffield 
 50 1095 Tim Powers 
 51 1068 Ramsey Campbell 
 52 1042 Ian R. MacLeod 
 53 1015 Arthur C. Clarke 
 54  991 Paul J. McAuley 
 55  987 John Crowley 
 56  981 George Alec Effinger 
 57  968 Brian Stableford 
 58  962 Samuel R. Delany 
 59  957 Thomas M. Disch 
 60  951 Kristine Kathryn Rusch 
 61  950 Christopher Priest 
 62  924 Ian McDonald 
 63  922 Jack McDevitt 
 64  911 Terry Dowling 
 65  910 Robert Charles Wilson 
 66  909 Patricia A. McKillip 
 67  895 Brian W. Aldiss 
 68  892 John Kessel 
 69  889 Jack Vance 
 70  889 Ted Chiang 
 71  887 Pat Murphy 
 72  881 Michael F. Flynn 
 73  880 Eleanor Arnason 
 74  875 Vonda N. McIntyre 
 75  872 Jack Dann 
 76  865 Suzy McKee Charnas 
 77  860 Gordon R. Dickson 
 78  844 Vernor Vinge 
 79  842 Michael Moorcock 
 80  838 Geoff Ryman 
 81  838 Jonathan Carroll 
 82  828 Harry Turtledove 
 83  816 Norman Spinrad 
 84  802 James P. Blaylock 
 85  802 James Morrow 
 86  793 Clifford D. Simak 
 87  790 Octavia E. Butler 
 88  789 Neil Gaiman 
 89  781 John Brunner 
 90  771 Clive Barker 
 91  770 Peter Straub 
 92  766 Joanna Russ 
 93  766 Ian Watson 
 94  762 Philip K. Dick 
 95  759 Sean McMullen 
 96  751 Elizabeth Hand 
 97  735 Élisabeth Vonarburg 
 98  731 Ken MacLeod 
 99  723 R. A. Lafferty 
100  717 David Gerrold 

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