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List Rules Must have shown or mentioned in interviews public support for Republican candidates or conservative causes at some point in career

From a famous columnist & conservative to a bestselling Republican author : a conservative list of writers who are both Republican & famous. Includes Republican journalists, Republican authors, top conservative bloggers & more. The list also has photos & biographical info about each writer. The most famous, best writing columnists and writers who share conservative values should be included on this list.

Who are famous Republican authors? These Republican writers are popular figures within the conservative community and are heroes to a good number of people who follow their work. You'll see a number of familiar names on here and some surprises too.
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Ann Coulter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Republican Authors
age 57
Ann Hart Coulter is an American conservative social and political commentator, writer, syndicated columnist, and lawyer. She frequently appears on television, radio, and as a speaker at public ...more
Candace Bushnell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Republican Authors
age 60
Candace Bushnell is an American novelist and television producer. She wrote a column for The New York Observer that was adapted into the bestselling Sex and the City anthology. The book was the ...more
Andrew Breitbart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Republican Authors
Dec. at 43 (1969-2012)
Andrew James Breitbart was an American conservative publisher, commentator for The Washington Times, author, and occasional guest commentator on various news programs, who served as an editor ...more
Andrew Klavan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Republican Authors
age 64
Andrew Klavan, also known by his pen name Keith Peterson, is an American writer of mystery novels, psychological thrillers, and screenplays for "tough-guy" mystery films. Two of ...more
Bob Gale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Republican Authors
age 67
Michael Robert "Bob" Gale is an American screenwriter, producer and film director. He famously co-wrote the science fiction film Back to the Future with writing partner Robert ...more
Clive Cussler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Republican Authors
age 87
Clive Eric Cussler is an American adventure novelist and marine archaeologist. His thriller novels, many featuring the character Dirk Pitt, have reached The New York Times fiction best-seller ...more
Dale Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Republican Authors
Dale Brown, Vice President of Research and Development at OptiMedica, has more than fifteen years experience in the laser-based ophthalmology industry. Prior to OptiMedica, he was Director of ...more
David Limbaugh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Republican Authors
age 66
David Scott Limbaugh is a conservative American political commentator and author. He has also worked as a professor and as a lawyer. He is the younger brother of talk radio host Rush Limbaugh.
Dean Koontz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Republican Authors
age 73
Dean Ray Koontz is an American author. His novels are broadly described as suspense thrillers, but also frequently incorporate elements of horror, science fiction, mystery, and satire. Several ...more
James Ellroy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Republican Authors
age 70
Lee Earle "James" Ellroy is an American crime fiction writer and essayist. Ellroy has become known for a telegrammatic prose style in his most recent work, wherein he frequently omits ...more
Mark Helprin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Republican Authors
age 71
Mark Helprin is an American novelist, journalist, conservative commentator, Senior Fellow of the Claremont Institute for the Study of Statesmanship and Political Philosophy, Fellow of the ...more
Martin Yan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Republican Authors
age 70
Martin Yan is a Chinese-born Hong Kong-American chef and food writer. He has hosted his award-winning PBS-TV cooking show Yan Can Cook since 1982.
Mary Higgins Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Republican Authors
age 91
Mary Higgins Clark is a novelist.
Oliver North is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Republican Authors
age 75
Oliver Laurence "Ollie" North is a political commentator and television host, military historian, New York Times best-selling author, and a former United States Marine Corps lieutenant ...more
Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Republican Authors
age 80
Patrick Joseph "Pat" Buchanan is an American conservative political commentator, author, syndicated columnist, politician, and broadcaster. Buchanan was a senior advisor to U.S. ...more
Patricia Cornwell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Republican Authors
age 62
Patricia Cornwell is a contemporary American writer. She is widely known for writing a popular series of novels featuring the heroine Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a medical examiner. Her books have sold ...more
Stephenie Meyer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Republican Authors
age 45
Stephenie Meyer is an American young-adult fiction writer and film producer, best known for her vampire romance series Twilight. The Twilight novels have gained worldwide recognition and sold ...more
Stephen Coonts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Republican Authors
age 72
Stephen Coonts is an American thriller and suspense novelist. Coonts grew up in Buckhannon, West Virginia, a small coal-mining town, and earned a B.A. degree in political science at West ...more
Tom Clancy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Republican Authors
Dec. at 66 (1947-2013)
Thomas Leo "Tom" Clancy, Jr. was an American novelist and historian best known for his technically detailed espionage and military science storylines set during and after the Cold War. ...more