Originally Posted by ProfJulie
Well that works, but the folder name (in this example, the author's name) doesn't show up anywhere, so as you pan through your books you'll just have to notice when a section of books changes from one folder (author) to another. What you see is a clump of books in alpha order then another clump in alpha order (the folder/author name just changed). It's an adequate workaround, but not ideal.
The author's name does show up if you have 5 or 10 books per page. But I agree it is not ideal