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HuffPost Readers' Favorite Book People To Follow On Twitter

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A few weeks ago, we published our list of the 50 best book people to follow on Twitter. Of course, readers had plenty of their own suggestions to add to the list -- so many, in fact, that we decided to put together a second list of the bookish Twitterers that HuffPost readers love to follow. Check out the list below and discover some new authors and book lovers to follow, and feel free to suggest your own additions in the comments below!

Maureen Johnson/@maureenjohnson/"There's a fine line between good eye contact, and the piercing stare of a psychopath. Maureen is on the wrong side of it. - a fan"Unrelated, has there been a Star Wars parody with chickens called The Empire Strikes Bock? If not, why not?
John Green/@realjohngreen/"I write books and make videos with my brother."For the record: The reason a non-vampiric novel with gay characters can hit the New York Times bestseller list? NERDFIGHTERIA. Thank you.
Julie Wilson/@BookMadam/"The Madam at Book Madam & Associates."Do you think books have always been the great connector or is it just easier to find readers now = more cool ideas?
Books in 140/@booksin140/"Book reviews. In 140 characters. Also: coffee addict, tv addict, pop culture addict, giant. "LEMON/Strube: Achingly honest portrayal of teen's quest for purpose as her world collapses. Witty, vibrant prose & scenes that sock you.
Book Oven/@bookoven/"Text, reading, & writing in the digital age. Tweets from Hugh."just talked to a mid-sized canadian publisher: "all our ebooks will be DRM-free." very happy to hear that.
Ami McKay/@SideshowAmi/there is something quite magical about the shavings made by a hand-held pencil sharpener.
Jodi Chromey/@jodiwilldare/"A little bit of heaven & a whole lot of hell"People of the Internet. You win. I lose. Go use begs the question improperly like a jerk, I'm going to pretend like i don't even care
Nalo Hopkinson/@nalohopkinson/"Fantasy & science fiction writer, editor, writing instructor."Long ribs baked in mung bean sauce (i.e. last week's soup pureed w gravy browning). Coconut rice w sesame seeds & cardamom. #foodisgood
D.B. Grady/@dbgrady/"Freelance writer and novelist. Former US Army paratrooper and war vet. New father and really tired. Author of Red Planet Noir."@debbimack Not long ago I read a piece about a novelist mugged at gunpoint. Coincidentally, she was a crime writer with a book coming soon.
Peter Straub/@peterstraubnyc/"my profession obliges me to enjoy solitary confinement."I'm going to fade away for a bit & take in the (our) most excellent & ravishing world.
Poppy Z. Brite/@docbrite/"I wrote some books, but now I mostly garden.I think this gardening book might be too postmodern for me. It has obtrusive design & Michael Pollan.
Clive Barker/@RealCliveBarker/"Born and Still Living" Writing in the voice of a well known character can be a revelation. This weekend I have done a few final polishes on 'Heaven's Reply'
Sarah Rees Brennan/@sarahreesbrenna/"Author of The Demon's Lexicon trilogy. Likes: reading, drinks with fruit in them, zombies. Dislikes: the unicorn menace."I like Kirkus. I think I shall whisk Kirkus away to a life of splendid adventure plus drinks with umbrellas in 'em.
Julie Klam/@JulieKlam/"Author of Please Excuse My Daughter and the forthcoming You Had Me At Woof: How Dogs Taught Me The Secrets of Happiness"I was working away. Working, working, working, then thought, "Well it must be lunch time." But no, it was not.
Elizabeth Eslami//@elizabetheslami/"Author of Bone Worship: A Novel (Pegasus Books)"Dallas tweeps, come to the SMU Literary Festival today and hear the wonderful @robin_black and many other great writers reading their work!
Ted Travelstead/@trumpetcake/"So far, knock on wood, I have yet to need spectacles."I kind of miss gumballs.
Holly Black/@hollyblack/Have finally made it to Romantic Times. Well, at least to the general locale. Now, to see what all this love stuff is about!
Carrie Ryan/@carrieryan"I write about zombies. And love. But not zombie love. My books: THE FOREST OF HANDS AND TEETH (out now) & THE DEAD-TOSSED WAVES (out 3/9/10)"an easy way to know what's in the books teens are reading: read them yourself. It might give you something to talk about!
Stephen Fry/@stephenfry/"British Actor, Writer, Lord of Dance, Prince of Swimwear & Blogger"I'm really not tweeting, book so achingly close to completion. But this is time sensitive so - - good cause x
BookBitch/@BookBitch/"Reading books, reviewing books, giving away books, promoting authors. I am the BookBitch."Terrific video with one of my favorite authors, David Rosenfelt, and several of his dogs:
Christopher Moore/@TheAuthorGuy/"I write books and stuff. "Just found out about Oreo FunStix. The muse strafes me with a thousand dirty jokes. I resist. This may be a first.
Eloisa James/@EloisaJames/"New York Times best selling author of historical romances who lives in Paris (for a year), is a mom (not quite so temporary) and loves chocolate (always)"My German hotel looks onto a park, & we walked through a field of playing bunnies last night -- like the end of Velveteen Rabbit.
Joy Preble/@joypreble/"My debut YA novel Dreaming Anastasia released from Sourcebooks on 9/1/09"3 sets of dystopian novel essays graded. I say it's time to call it a day. let the real day begin.
Piper Kerman/@piper/"In and out of hot water."“What happens if you privatize prisons is that you have a large industry with a vested interest in building ever-more prisons.” Molly Ivins
Allison Winn Scotch/@aswinn/"Novelist, NY Times best seller (yeah, I had to get that in), celeb profiler, diaper changer, dog walker, ass-kicker, pop culture junkie, superwoman."Had a dream that I had a son who was half-monkey. Think I need to stop reading the kids Curious George before bedtime.
Elissa Stein/@elissastein/"Author. Communicator. Pop culture historian. Graphic designer. Yogi. Vintage coat collector. Reluctant baker. Mom. Social media participant."What kind of music goes with To Kill a Mockingbird?
William Gibson/@GreatDismalChris Ware's rejected Fortune cover cries out for poster piracy (and framing).

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