Speaking Volumes: Who Are the Best Literary Voices from the Garden State?

Paula Saha | August 4, 2014 | 2014 Summer Reading
Some of the nation’s best writers hail from New Jersey. We invite you to tell us your favorites

Walt Whitman, the author of the classic "Leaves of Grass" who lived in Camden, is generally considered to be New Jersey's greatest poet.
Last year, we asked you for your favorite New Jersey books, and you did not disappoint, helping us compile a top 10 list of fiction and nonfiction for summer reading.

This summer, we want to know your favorite New Jersey authors. From poets to journalists to the acclaimed writers of fiction, the Garden State has groomed some of the best literary voices out there. So chime in and help us out — we might even quote you in an upcoming list.