The Year's Best Author on Twitter

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Author Shorty Award Winners (Tie)

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

Shawn S.

Shawn S.

My Name Is Shawn I Give My Heart To God Im a Quoter Relationship Helper ,Photographer & I Want To Model & Become An Actor Email Me TreatWomenRight@Live.com

Winner

John Green

John Green

I write books. (Books are like tweets, except longer.) Also, I make videos with my brother.

Author Shorty Award Leaders

40th

Greg F.

Greg F.

I'm 20. #TeamGentlemen I'm a good writer/poet, but I aim to be *GREAT*. Poetry is my passion. I speak the truth. I respect females. Follow me. (fyi: I'm deaf)
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41st

Matt Debenham

Matt Debenham

Husband to the great @Caissie. Author of new fiction collection The Book of Right & Wrong. You'll love it!
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42nd

Philippa Ballantine

Philippa Ballantine

Writer and podcaster. Author of Geist, Spectyr and co-author of Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences in 2011
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43rd

44th

Sandra Arau Esquivel

Sandra Arau Esquivel

Cuando era @MProHueva gané #PimpMyFede 2011 http://bit.ly/i5ygNH
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45th

46th

G. D. Falksen

G. D. Falksen

The Twitter of G. D. Falksen, author, historian and man about town.
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47th

Dulce Maria

Dulce Maria

www.dulcemarialive.mx Dulce María: Cantante, Autora y Actriz. Managers: @LuisLuisillo y @PedroDamianof , Discografica @umusicmexico , Management: @SideB_News
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48th

Orrin Woodward

Orrin Woodward

NYTimes/WSJ Best Seller-Launching a Leadership Revolution, HR World Top 100 Blogger, Top 10 Leadership Guru, Christian, Thinker, Engineer, Speaker
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48th
(tie)

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melanie(:

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49th

Claude Bouchard

Claude Bouchard

The next best-selling crime-thriller novelist! Author of Vigilante, The Consultant and more! Creator of Simple Musings & dubbed Einstein of Twitter!
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50th

Michelle Belanger

Michelle Belanger

Author. Vampire. And that psychic chic on Paranormal State.
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51st

52nd

Michael Scott Author

Michael Scott Author

Michael Scott is the New York Times bestselling author of The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel Series. Find him @ www.dillonscott.com
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53rd

Goldust

Goldust

With a literal love of gold and mind games that flummoxes his opponents and his fans, Goldust is one of the most bizarre Superstars in WWE history.
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54th

Raul Ramos y Sanchez

Raul Ramos y Sanchez

Award-winning author of the novels AMERICA LIBRE and HOUSE DIVIDED from Grand Central Publishing.
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55th

DeadEndFiction

DeadEndFiction

short horror fiction confined (or coffined) to 140 characters with a beginning, middle and dead end
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56th

Victoria Schwab

Victoria Schwab

23-year-old YA Writer. Lover of words, exercise & chocolate pudding. Repped by Holly Root. My debut novel, THE NEAR WITCH comes out w/ Hyperion, August 2, 2011!
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57th

58th

Monique Snyman

Monique Snyman

Horror specialist, co-owner and book reviewer for www.pissedoffgeek.com. Contributor to www.battleroyalewithcheese.com & aspiring novelist. Open for commissions
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