The Lamest Authors of All Time Writers
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The Lamest Authors of All Time

List Criteria: Author of any work of fiction

There are always going be writers (and books) some folks just don't like. Books, and the skills of the people who write them, are definitely at the mercy of a person's subjective opinion. However, there are some writers whom most of us can pretty much agree are just not very good writers. Sure, the writers on this list have attained popularity and success (somehow), but for a lot of people that fact is one of the mysteries of the universe. This is a list of the people whose qualities as writers are hotly debated... a bad writers list.

A collection of people who wrote books that may have been published and sold in large quantities... but whose talents seem questionable. They are the worst writers of all time, at least according to some people. Who are the worst authors of all time? Vote for your most hated and rank them as you see fit. Make sure to add anyone you think deserves to be included on this bad authors list. 

Who are the worst authors? It's up to you to decide which of these horrible writers truly is the absolute worst of all time.

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    General Information, Classification, Gradation & Awareness Chart, The ...

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    The Da Vinci Code, Inferno, Englar & Djoflar

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    The Fountainhead, Love Letters, Not Yet Assigned

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    The Last Song, UN Paseo Para Recordar, The Choice

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    Guilty: Liberal "Victims" and Their Assault on America, Godless, ...

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    added by nebosoapco EL James Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades Freed   

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    added by jschro1861 The Way Things Ought to Be, See, I Told You So, Rush Hudson Limbaugh and ...

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    Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, Mayfair Witches, ...

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    Die Seele des Feuers., Temple of the Winds, l Pilastri Della Creazione

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    The 6th Target, Now You See Her, 3rd Degree

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    Das Haus der Donna., Gefährliche Verstrickung, El santuario

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    added by jschro1861 The Christmas Sweater, The Overton Window, An Inconvenient Book

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    Text of Chancellor Hitler's Speech Before The Reichstag, October 6, 1939, ...

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    Flood Tide, Serpent, Raise the Titanic

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    The Firm, The Chamber, Mickey

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    Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's For One More Day, Fab Five, For One ...

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    Three Guys Named Mike, Anything Goes, Easter Parade

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    Twilight's Child, Dark angel, Stunden der Nacht

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    Assassins, Margo's Reunion, Busted!

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    Amok: King of Legend, El escándalo Modigliani, Le troisième ...

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    The Celestine Prophecy, The Secret of Shambhala: In Search of the Eleventh ...

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    added by nietzschescode The execution of Major Andre, Darkling I listen, Gospel of John

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    Knife of Dreams, Das Rad der Zeit 15. Die Amyrlin., Places to visit in ...

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    Phantoms, Demon Seed, Reino de Las Tinieblas

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    Sur ordre, tome 2, El Cardenal del Kremlin, Shadow Warriors

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    The Case for a Creator, What Jesus would say to, El Caso de la ...

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    The Lightning Thief, Mission Road, The Lost Hero

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    The private life of Axie Reed, The Paragon, Peace Breaks Out

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    added by Trioxin245 History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Joseph ...

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    Sur la route de Madison, Moulding political opinion, Los Puentes de ...

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    added by Trioxin245 101 Things Husbands Do to Annoy Their Wives, Intelligent Design Vs.

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    added by jschro1861 Preface and Introduction to a Contribution to the Critque of Political ...

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    The Future of Fiction, Extincion/ Extinction, The Pale King

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    added by FelipeSilerio Paulo Coelho

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    added by SamSalter The flute of God, East of Danger, Le Shariyat-KI-Sugmad

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    added by Trioxin245 En El Nombre De Satanás, Your Swabian neighbors, Strange Cults in ...

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    added by CrabbyPatty The Lovely Bones, Bookclub-in-a-Box Discusses The Lovely Bones, the Novel ...

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    added by DionneDenise Belle and the beau, Topaz, La Métisse de Denver

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