A list of famous Catholic authors, especially those who present Catholic themes in their writing. All eras and types of Catholics have been listed including converts, as well as members of the clergy. With the introduction of the Nook, Kindle, and iPad with iBooks, reading is hot again. The Catholic authors on this list wrote everything from novels to non-fiction, to poetry and screenplays. This list is intended to help long-time readers, and newcomers alike with discovering (and rediscovering) some of the best Catholic authors of all time.