This is a two puzzle bundle that familiarizes students with famous American authors of the 20th Century. In the Jumble Crossword the 36 writers' last names are scrambled and the answers are the unscrambled famous last names. Example: DARC answer: Card, Orson Scott. The word search provides the first and last names of the 36 writers. KEYS are provided. This is a PDF file and ready for immediate duplication. Great lesson plan for a substitute teacher, extra credit, G&T or as a time filler or discussion starter.