Abbott, Shirley, 1934–. Nonfiction (memoir), fiction.: The Bookmaker’s Daughter. Grew up in Hot Springs; Porter Prize winner. http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=1023
Adcock, Patrick, . Fiction: Muggsbottom and Me. Lives in Arkadephia. http://www.patadcocksbooks.com/about-the-author.html
Adkins, M. King, 1971–. Nonfiction: New Wave: Image is Everything. From Searcy.
Adler, Margot, 1946–2014. Nonfiction: Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today. Born in Little Rock. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margot_Adler
Alexander, Kathryn B., 1972–. Nonfiction: Saving Beauty: A Theological Aesthetics of Nature. Lives in Little Rock.
Allbright, Charles W., 1929–2015. Nonfiction: Gravely the Mules Stopped Dancing. Grew up in McGehee, lived in Little Rock.
Allbritton, Orval, . Nonfiction (history): The Mob at the Spa: Organized Crime and Its Fascination with Hot Springs, Arkansas. Native of Hot Springs.
Allen, Holly Chatterton, . Nonfiction: Nurturing Children’s Spirituality: Christian Perspectives and Best Practices. Lives at Siloam Springs.
Allsopp, Fred, 1867–1946. Nonfiction, poetry: Folklore of Romantic Arkansas. Lived in Prescott, Little Rock. http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?search=1&entryID=2481
Anderson, Celia, 1979–. Fiction (young adult): Love, Ocean. Lived in Fayetteville. http://www.celiaanderson.com/bio.html