Poll: Which author with local ties would you most consider reading?
Which author with local ties would you most consider reading?
- Adams native Julie Kramer, who writes mystery and crime novels (28%, 134 Votes)
- Beth Bednar, a former TV reporter who wrote about the disappearance of Jodi Huisentruit (21%, 98 Votes)
- Curt Rude, former Austin police Capt. who wrote a crime novel (15%, 71 Votes)
- Amanda Hocking, an Austin author famous for teen paranormal romance novels (13%, 62 Votes)
- Austin-born Tim O'Brien, a novelist who writes about the Vietnam War (10%, 49 Votes)
- James Hormel — son of former Hormel CEO Jay C. Hormel — wrote a memoir about being the first openly gay U.S. Ambassador (7%, 34 Votes)
- Ex-Austinite Larry Nemitz, who released a book about faith and self-worth (6%, 27 Votes)
Total Voters: 475