Find the Author 2

Can you solve the mini word ladders, and use the resultant title words to determine the mystery writer?

Note: Because 'the', 'a', 'an' are such common title words, they do not appear in the word ladders, but might show up in the titles.
.........Ladder◄1►......... ◄3►Letters
8 ounces 
Litter component 
Like some pills or rallies 
Dem. opponent 
First color a culture will name 
Place to sleep 
1972 sequel of 'Willard' 
1980's band '___ At Work' 
Prescription drug, for short 
Afghanistan danger 
Old-style abbr. for Indiana 
How Laurel is related to Hardy? 
.........Ladder◄2►......... ◄4►Letters
Simon flick, 'One Trick ____' 
Nosegay; bouquet 
A Washington paper 
JJ Abrams' hit TV series 
Lean, as a boat 
Breath-freshening plant 
Place to acquire silver 
Small rodents 
Parasites in the hair 
Tatting result 
Treat skin problems, maybe 
Lack of difficulty 
1 of 4 cardinal points 
.........Ladder◄3►......... ◄4►Letters
Biblical site 
12, 4, and 56, e.g. 
Swedish name meaning 'youth' 
Done by needle and thread 
Like harvested grains 
Type of duck feathers 
National Lampoon's parody of sci-fi classic 'Dune' 
'Frasier's Daphne 
1970's fad: ____ rings 
Shape, as clay 
Most malleable metal 
Mickelson's sport 
Error; mistake 
Title 1 (Novel)
Title 2 (Novella)
Title 3 (Novella)
Title 4 (Novella)
Title 5 (Novel)
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  • 1. Solve the mini word ladders. 2. Rearrange the discovered title words to construct titles. Some words may be used multiple times. 3. Type in the titles and author who wrote them.
Classic: Type in answers that appear in a list
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017

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