Published Wrimos

Since 2006, dozens of novels first drafted during NaNoWriMo have been traditionally published. Countless more have been self-published, and many have even been printed in their authors’ native languages. Please excuse our boasting; we can’t help but feel proud.

In addition to our comprehensive lists of published authors, we’ll regularly feature eight randomly selected NaNo-novels at the top of this page to showcase the wide range of published authors who started their first drafts during NaNoWriMo. You can also visit our blog to read interviews with some of these novelists who went all the way with the fruits of their NaNo labor.

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Traditionally Published

Self-Published

Published in Non-English Languages

 

Featured Wrimos

Author Novel More Info
Erin Morgenstern The Night Circus More
Cecile Duquenne Entrechats More
James R. Strickland Looking Glass More
Ada Vaughan Sweets More
Stephanie Perkins Anna and the French Kiss More
Sara Gruen Water for Elephants More
Kevin Marman In the Day More
Dave Anthony Love & Struggle: Beyond the Rubber Estates More

 

Traditionally Published

Author Novel Publisher Year of Publication
Cal Armistead Being Henry David Albert Whitman & Company 2013
Anne Lyle The Alchemist of Souls Angry Robot 2012
Anne Lyle The Merchant of Dreams Angry Robot 2012
Anne Lyle The Prince of Lies Angry Robot 2013
Hallie Durand No Room for Dessert Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2012
Claudia H. Long Josefina’s Sin: A Novel Atria Books 2011
Rebecca Agiewich BreakupBabe Ballantine Books 2006
Gayle Brandeis Self Storage Ballantine Books 2007
Teri Brown Born of Illusion Balzer + Bray 2013
Julie Murphy Side Effects May Vary Balzer + Bray 2014
Jill Hathaway Slide Balzer + Bray 2012
Amber Stockton Liberty’s Promise Barbour Publishing 2010
Anthony Francis Blood Rock Bell Bridge Books 2011
Kalayna Price Once Bitten Bell Bridge Books 2009
Kimberly Llewellyn Cashmere Boulevard Berkley Books 2007
Francesca Segre Daughter of the Bride Berkley Books 2006
Robin D. Owens Heart Secret Berkley Books 2012
Jody Casella Thin Space Beyond Words/Simon Pulse 2013
Linda Ulleseit On a Wing and a Dare Briona Glen Publishing 2012
T.M. Wallace Under a Fairy Moon Brownridge Publishing 2011
Thais Miller Our Machinery Brown Paper Pub 2008
Samuel Snoek-Brown Hagridden Columbus Press 2014
Robin Stevens Murder Most Unladylike: A Wells and Wong Mystery Corgi (Random House Children’s Publishing UK) 2014
Jane Harrington Four Things My Geeky-Jock-of-a-Best-Friend Must Do In Europe Darby Creek Publishing 2006
Melissa Landers Alienated Disney Hyperion 2014
Jason M. Hough The Darwin Elevator Del Rey Books 2013
Donna Gephart Olivia Bean, Trivia Queen Delacorte Books for Young Readers 2012
Amelia Atwater-Rhodes Persistence of Memory Delacorte Books for Young Readers 2008
Erin Morgenstern The Night Circus Doubleday Books 2011
Stephanie Perkins Anna and the French Kiss Dutton Juvenile 2010
Jill Baguchinsky Spookygirl: Paranormal Investigator Dutton Juvenile 2012
Jory Strong Dylan’s Witch Ellora’s Cave 2013
J. Rose Allister Full Moon Fire Ellora’s Cave 2012
Delphine Dryden How to Tell a Lie Ellora’s Cave 2009
Alexa Day Illicit Impulse Ellora’s Cave 2013
Cassandra Carr Impact Ellora’s Cave 2012
Dee Carney Intimate Whispers Ellora’s Cave 2011
Cricket Starr Shanghaied Ellora’s Cave 2012
Missy Jane Too Much to Lose Ellora’s Cave 2013
Eric Hendrixson Bucket of Face Eraserhead Press 2010
Téa Cooper Matilda’s Freedom Escape Publishing 2013
Mary Potter Kenyon Coupon Crazy: The Science, the Savings, and the Stories Behind America’s Extreme Obsession Familius 2013
Marissa Meyer Cinder Feiwel & Friends 2012
Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen The Compound Feiwel & Friends 2008
Sarah Dooley Livvie Owen Lived Here Feiwel & Friends 2010
Anna Scott Graham Drop the Gauntlet FEP International 2009
Shannon Richard Undone Forever 2013
Lani Diane Rich Wish You Were Here Forever 2008
Suzanne Lazear Innocent Darkness (The Aether Chronicles) Flux 2012
James R. Strickland Looking Glass Flying Pen Press 2007
Simon Haynes Hal Spacejock: No Free Lunch Fremantle Press 2008
Dave Anthony Love and Struggle: Beyond the Rubber Estate GerakBudaya Enterprise 2012
Kristyn Kusek Lewis How Lucky You Are Grand Central Publishing 2012
Kathy Cano-Murillo Love Shine Grand Central Publishing 2007
Megan Bostic Never Eighteen Graphia 2012
Pamela Cook Blackwattle Lake Hachette Australia 2012
Clodagh Murphy Frisky Business Hachette Ireland 2012
Emmie Dark In His Eyes Harlequin 2012
Hannah Pole Silence of the Wolves Harlequin: Carina UK 2013
Patty Smith Hall Hearts in Hiding Harlequin: Love Inspired Historical 2012
Marion Faith Laird Dainger County Deputy Harlequin: Love Inspired Suspense 2014
Jenna Bayley-Burke Just One Spark Harlequin: Mills & Boon 2006
Harley Jane Kozak Keeper of the Moon Harlequin Nocturne 2013
Bruce Lyman Flowers of Baghdad HarperCollins 2012
Susan Dennard Something Strange and Deadly HarperCollins 2012
Rachael Herron How to Knit a Love Song: A Cypress Hollow Yarn HarperCollins: Avon 2010
Vanitha Sankaran Watermark: A Novel of the Middle Ages HarperCollins: Avon 2010
Amanda Arista Diaries of an Urban Panther HarperCollins: Avon Impulse 2011
Sara Gruen Water for Elephants HarperCollins: Algonquin 2007
Sarah Ahiers All That Remains HarperCollins: HarperTeen 2015
Helen Keeble Fang Girl HarperCollins: HarperTeen 2012
Lauren Gibaldi The Night We Said Yes HarperCollins: HarperTeen 2015
Jason W. LaPier Unexpected Rain HarperCollins: Harper Voyager 2015
Liz Coley Pretty Girl-13 HarperCollins: Katherine Tegen Books 2013
Julia Crouch Cuckoo Headline UK 2011
Betsy Cornwell Tides Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013
J. A. Kazimer CURSES! A F***ed Up Fairy Tale Kensington 2012
J. H. Trumble Don’t Let Me Go Kensington 2011
T. Greenwood The Hungry Season Kensington 2010
Rhonda McKnight What Kind of Fool Kensington 2012
Saranna DeQylde How to Seduce an Angel in 10 Days Kensington: Brava 2012
Holley Trent Calculated Exposure Kensington: Lyrical Press 2013
Elysabeth Williams London’s Calling Kensington: Lyrical Press 2012
Jessica Zellman Odonata: City of Night Kensington: Lyrical Press 2011
Rachel Green Viridian Tears Kensington: Lyrical Press 2013
Karen Harrington Sure Signs of Crazy Little, Brown and Company 2013
Terie Garrison SummerDanse Llewellyn Worldwide 2007
Gennifer Albin Crewel Macmillan: Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2012
Karen M. Cox Find Wonder in All Things Meryton Press 2012
Fayette Fox The Deception Artist Myriad Editions 2013
Elizabeth Haynes Revenge of the Tide Myriad Editions 2012
Marivi Soliven The Mango Bride NAL Accent 2013
Scott Wakefield Steam Patriots Noble Beast 2012
Keris Stainton Jessie Hearts NYC Orchard Books 2011
Rachael Lucas Sealed with a Kiss Pan Books 2013
Alan Averill The Beautiful Land Penguin Books 2013
Vinton Rafe McCabe Death in Venice, California The Permanent Press 2014
Jon F. Merz The Destructor (Lawson Vampire Novels) Pinnacle Books 2003
Lisa Daily The Dreamgirl Academy Plume 2008
Alayna Williams Dark Oracle Pocket Books 2010
Lindsay Crane The Lie-Catcher in the Primate House Print and Pixel Books 2012
Carrie Ryan The Forest of Hands and Teeth Random House 2009
Hugh Howey Wool Random House 2012
Chanda Stafford First Red Adept Publishing 2013
Ally Kennen Berserk Scholastic Books 2007
Stephanie Watson Elvis & Olive: Super Detectives Scholastic Books 2012
Ally Kennen Sparks Scholastic Books 2010
Liz Hegarty Salt River Scholastic New Zealand 2009
Maureen McGowan Cinderella: Ninja Warrior Silver Dolphin Books 2011
Denise Jaden Losing Faith Simon Pulse 2010
Jeyn Robert Dark Inside Simon & Schuster 2011
Jessica Burkhart Take the Reins Simon & Schuster 2007
Shoshanna Evers The Pulse Simon & Schuster Pocket Star 2013
Erica Cameron Sing, Sweet Nightingale Spencer Hill Press 2014
Rainbow Rowell Fangirl St. Martin’s Press 2013
Nora Zelevansky Semi-Charmed Life St. Martin’s Press 2012
Lydia Netzer Shine Shine Shine St. Martin’s Press 2012
Aria Glazki Mending Heartstrings Swoon Romance 2014
Kim Votry My Own Magic Third Place Press 2012
Melissa Corliss DeLorenzo The Mosquito Hours Thorncraft Publishing 2014
Mary Robinette Kowal Shades of Milk and Honey Tor 2010
Leza Lowitz & Shogo Oketani Jet Black and the Ninja Wind Tuttle Publishing 2013
Lauren James The Next Together Walker Books 2015
Retha Groenewald The Four Faces WestBow Press 2013

Self-Published

Author Novel Publisher Year of Publication
Jessica Davis Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down Amazon Publishing 2013
Edith Eveon Brown Consequences Amazon Publishing 2013
Mandelyn Kilroy From Here To Forever Amazon Publishing 2013
Madeleine Marsh The House at the End of the World Amazon Publishing 2013
J Yates Paradox Child Amazon Publishing 2013
Claire Walker Prophecy’s Child Amazon Publishing 2013
Jo Robinson Shadow People Amazon Publishing 2013
A. Louise Robertson Welcome to Mineola Amazon Publishing 2013
Melissa Cecilia Will and Lina: When Two Worlds Collide Amazon Publishing 2014
Siri Caldwell Earth Angel Bella Books 2013
Marlene Leach The Inscrutable Mr. Elizabeth Bella Books 2012
Josie Gordon Whacked Bella Books 2008
Serene Conneeley Into the Mists Blessed Bee Publishing 2013
Alex Kost Heroics Book Baby 2013
Eliza Wyatt Painted The Book Patch 2013
Martha Lea The Specimen Canongate 2013
Sean O’Mordha Tales for a Sleepless Night Celtic Publications 2013
Erika Mitchell Blood Money Champagne Books 2013
Brian Wood 30 Chapters: 30 Cheats CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2011
Ashly L. Evans All That Is Broken CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Dennis Y. Butic And So the Nightfall CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Susan Cronk Brothers Such As These CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Andrew W. Cook Brought to Justice CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Latricia Borner Chance Encounter CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Deb Jacobson Caching Out CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Kat Kemm Carcassonne CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Stephanie Gagnon Crescent CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Migdalia Torres The Diary of Camp Better Place Station CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Emily Brazel Discidium CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Maryfrances Botkin The Emerald Path CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Wally Wood The Girl in the Photo CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Talia Nyx I Trust You CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Serena Yung The Last Slice of Space Chronicles:  Lark Arias CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Jase Rosenburg The Lobby CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Katie Shi Luna’s Book of Dreams: A Novella CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Eric Plume Margin Play CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Elizabeth Jane Wolfe Mermother CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Daniel Endicott The Monsters of Amapa CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Sharon Dobson Murder at Swan Cove CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Jennifer Plocki Night Terror CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Samantha Stadtlander Paragons CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
K. J. Cales Passing of the King CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
George H. McVey Redeeming Trail CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Lori Choman Shattered: A Child’s Journey Through Hell CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Peter Van Werkhoven The Story of Silence CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
R. J. Atman The Witch’s Curse CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Rob Glidden The World Beyond CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2011
Brittany Huffman 4 White Walls CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013
Laila Blake By the Light of the Moon (Lakeside #1) Crimson Romance 2013
Rachel Cross Rock Her Crimson Romance 2013
Traci Douglass Seal Of Destiny Crimson Romance 2013
Susan Arden Tempted by Trouble Crimson Romance 2013
Jen Haeger Moonlight Medicine: Onset Crowded Quarantine Publications 2013
Briana Lawrence Treat Me Kindly Damnation Books 2013
C.L. Pauwels Forty & Out Deadly Writes Publishing 2014
Lena Hampton Jack & Diane Dewy Moss LLP 2013
Michele Kimbrough Prudence Dewy Moss LLP 2013
Kurt McCrohan Human Nature DMon Publishing, LLC 2013
Thomm Quackenbush Artificial Gods Double Dragon Publishing 2013
Grace R. Duncan Choices Dreamspinner Press 2013
Marie Evergreen The Quinn Chronicles: Quinn The Electric Scroll 2015
Mary Duncanson Trouble Comes Knocking Entangled Publishing 2013
Nikki McCormack The Girl and The Clockwork Cat Entangled Teen 2014
Nikki Prince Demon Tempted Evernight Publishing 2013
Molly Looby ZA Fangs, Claws and Wings Publishing 2013
Matthew Willis Daedalus and the Deep Fireship Press 2013
Tina DC Hayes Poison, Perennials, and a Poltergeist Grey Gate Media 2013
Jody Bailey Day Washout Express Harbourlight Books 2013
Vanessa Ricci-Thode Dragon Whisperer Iguana Books 2013
Julie Flanders The Ghosts of Aquinnah Ink Smith Publishing 2013
Jamie B. Laurie The Big Summer iUniverse 2014
Roger C. Lubeck Captiva It Is What It Is Press 2013
Joann Lee Broken Star JMS Books 2013
Leska Beikircher The Second Wave JMS Books 2013
Autumn Rosen My Four Fathers & Eleanor John Hunt Publishing 2013
Stephanie Radcliff Wytches Lean Publishing 2013
Kevin Marman In The Day Longmarsh Press 2013
Becky Black Patient Z Loose Id 2013
Roby Sweet A Bump in the Road Lulu 2013
Joyce Mangola Ghosts in the Mirror Lycaon Press 2013
Antony Millen Redeeming Brother Murrihy: The River To Hiruharama Maple Koru Publishing 2013
E. Catherine Tobler Rings of Anubis: Glass & Gold Masque Books 2013
Devorah Fox The King’s Ransom Mike Byrnes and Associates, Inc. 2013
Lisa Shea Aspen Allegations – A Sutton Mass. Mystery Minerva Webworks 2013
Matthew Lang The Secret of Talmor Manor MLR Press 2010
Nancy Roe Secrets Can Be Deadly The Nancy Way 2013
Stuart Thaman …But Esau I Hated Nef House Publishing 2013
Harley Jane Kozak Keeper of the Moon Nocturne 2013
Beck Anderson Fix You Omnific Publishing 2013
Caspar Addyman Help Yourself One Monkey 2013
Teresa L. Perin Consent Outskirts Press 2013
Randy Fasig El Chupacabra Outskirts Press 2013
Sr Maria Grace Dateno, FSP The Gospel Time Trekkers Series Pauline Books & Media 2014
Angela S. Stone Boots on the Ground Phaze Books 2012
Angela S. Stone Sometimes It’s Fate Phaze Books 2012
Edix The Love Thief The Prism Book Group 2013
Katie Lynn Daniels Supervillain of the Day Provide Your Own Books 2013
Andi O’Connor Silevethiel Purple Sun Press 2013
Danielle Myers The Last Burning of New London RainTown Press 2013
JT Lawrence The Memory of Water Rebel ePublishers 2010
Caroline Fréchette Blood Relations Renaissance Press 2013
Riley Hill Deep Naked Riverhouse Lit 2013
A.J. Walkley VUTO Rocket Science Productions 2013
Debbie Manber Kupfer P.A.W.S. Rocking Horse Publishing 2013
AJ Salem Almost Demon Salem Books 2013
Robyn Bachar Bewitched, Blooded and Bewildered Samhain Publishing 2013
Karen Stivali Then, Again Samhain Publishing 2013
Douglas Owen A Spear in Flight Science Fiction and Fantasy Publications 2013
Jonathan Esterman Vengeance Scripted Genius 2013
Marcy Luikart River Braids Sea Hill Press 2013
Nicole A. Gramlich Carla’s Rivet Secluded Fairy Publishing LLC 2014
M.L. Millard Anaheim Tales Self-Published 2014
Shari Sakurai Demon’s Blood Self-Published 2014
Daisy Prescott Geoducks Are for Lovers Self-Published 2013
Ani Alexander Highfall Self-Published 2013
Rachel L. Hamm Honor’s Lark Self-Published 2014
Amber Morant Kalla and the Abyss Self-Published 2013
Stacy Harris Mother’s Day Self-Published 2013
Angela Quarles Must Love Breeches Self-Published 2014
Alan Seeger Pinball Self-Published 2013
Tanar Dial and Chris Traister Scattered Ashes Self-Published 2013
Ada Vaughan Sweets Self-Published 2013
Crissi Langwell A Symphony of Cicadas Self-Published 2013
Heather McCoubrey To Love Twice Self-Published 2013
Susan Arden Twice Tempted Self-Published 2013
L.M. Brown Only in Your Dreams Silver Publishing 2013
Pamela Fagan Hutchins Leaving Annalise SkipJack Publishing 2013
Lillian Loeb Legends & Lies Smashwords 2013
c.m. jemiolo Summer Camp for the Anarchist Smashwords 2013
Letty James Mistress for Hire Soul Mate Publishing 2013
Paul Mortimer Ravenheart Strawberry Pirate 2014
D. F. Krieger Wolves and Warrants Sweet Cravings Publishing 2013
Kristen Austgen Futility Tate Publishing 2013
Stephanie Kastan Karakochuk Release Me Into the Midnight Sky Tate Publishing 2013
Tellis K. Coolong Walczyk Telly Productions 2013
L. Anne Carrington Klass Act That Right Publishing 2013
Brian Willson Lydia Three Islands Press 2013
Ashavan Doyon Loving Aidan Torquere Press 2013
Johnnie Alexander Donley Where Treasure Hides Tyndale Digital First 2013
J. A. Campbell Sabaska’s Tale Untold Press 2013
Karen R. Thorne Hearing Voices: Walk-Ins Welcome Visuallusions Lightsource Publishing 2013
Jon Batson Mars Quake Wavelength Publishing 2013
Sable Aradia The Witch’s Eight Paths of Power Weiser/Red Wheel 2013
Dana Sachs The Secret of the Nightingale Palace William Morrow 2013
Katherine Alton Houses of the Broken Zitrone Press 2013

Published In Non-English Languages

Author Novel Publisher Year of Publication
Ophélie Bruneau Et pour quelques gigahertz de plus Ad Astra 2012
Daniela Alibrandi Un’Ombra sul Fiiume Merrimack Amazon KDP 2013
Rina Grant The Astronauts (ex The Plague) Astrel, Moscow 2012
Lisette Erdtsieck Reis van de Zeemeermin Bibliotheek Zuid-Kennemerland 2013
Alice Scarling Lacrimosa Bragelonne / Milady 2014
Francesca R. D’Amato I draghi dei Visconti Compagnia della Rocca Edizioni 2010
Pablo Roy Leguisamo Los Pérez viajan a Marte Criatura Editoria 2012
Suzanne Vanweddingen Le Dernier train Editions Kirographaires 2013
Domi Milani Infinda – A Bela Imperatriz e o Rei dos Contos de Fadas Editora Multifoco 2013
Aura Conte Controvento Edizioni Il Pavone 2013
Shienny M.S. Ther Melian Discord, Ther Milian Genesis Elex Media Komputindo 2011
Edgar Franzmann Millionenallee Emons-Verlag 2009
Mette Minderup Blink: En kærlighedsroman Gyldendal 2009
Sissel Chipman Den Spretne Ponnien Gyldendal Norsk Forlag 2012
Ingrid Pointecker Herbstsplitter Homo Littera 2013
Harry Hol Bagage L. J. Veen 2010
Julia Durand Segredos do Submundo: A Herdeira Minerva Coimbra 2010
Maria Friedner Besvärjelser och beskydd Mix förlag 2013
Diana Doerr Aurora in geheimer Mission Monsenstein und Vannerdat 2013
Magdalena Owczarek Po moim trupie Novae Res 2014
Annette Warsönke Die Wahrheit steht zwischen den Seiten Spielberg Verlag 2013
Diana Sousa Inicio Temas Originais 2010
Hannah Biemold In het hooi Uitgeverij Vuurpapier 2010
Sabrina Zelezný Kondorkinder: Die Suche nach den verlorenen Geschichten Verlag Mondwolf 2013
Cecile Duquenne Entrechats Voyen 2010
Ellena R. Landara The Field of Digital Forget Me Nots Zvaigzne ABC 2011
Laura Dreiže The Moth Zvaigzne ABC 2012