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Stella Dorothea Gibbons MP (1902 - 1989)

Stella Dorothea Gibbons (5 January 1902 – 19 December 1989) was an English author, journalist, and poet. She established her reputation with her first novel, Cold Comfort Farm (1932) which has been r...

11/27/2011 4/15/2017

Saint Augustine of Hippo MP (354 - 430)

Augustine of Hipp,o Latin: Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis; 13 November 354 – 28 August 430), also known as St Augustine, St Austin, or St Augoustinos, was a Father of the Church whose writings are con...

2/18/2013 4/15/2017

Maria Edgeworth MP (1768 - 1849)

AUTHORESS

6/13/2015 4/13/2017

William Thomas Gaddis MP (1882 - 1961)

3/23/2009 4/13/2017

Howard Phillips Lovecraft MP (1890 - 1937)

Howard Phillips Lovecraft (20 August 1890 - 15 March 1937): The only child of Winfield Scott Lovecraft and Sarah Susan Phillips, Howard was born, raised in, and died in Providence, Rhode Island. “I Am ...

11/1/2013 4/13/2017

August Strindberg MP (1849 - 1912)

Johan August Strindberg, född 22 januari 1849 i Stockholm, död 14 maj 1912, var en svensk författare, dramatiker och bildkonstnär (målare). Han räknas som en av Sveriges mest betydelsefulla författar...

9/6/2007 4/13/2017

Anita Loos MP (1889 - 1981)

See Wikipedia...

3/22/2015 4/13/2017

Adalbert Stifter MP (1805 - 1868)

11/10/2013 4/13/2017

Joseph Smith, Jr. MP (1805 - 1844)

Birth: Dec. 23, 1805 Sharon Windsor County Vermont, USA Death: Jun. 27, 1844 Carthage Hancock County Illinois, USA Founder and First President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (...

12/13/2016 4/13/2017

Françoise Sagan MP (1935 - 2004)

Souvent considérée comme faisant partie de la Nouvelle Vague, elle a aussi contribué à la co-écriture de scénarios et de dialogues de films. Alors que sa vie privée défraie la chronique mondaine et jud...

12/1/2011 4/13/2017

Alessandro Manzoni MP (1785 - 1873)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Alessandro Francesco Tommaso Manzoni (7 March 1785 – 22 May 1873) was an Italian poet and novelist. He is famous for the novel The Betrothed (orig. Italian: I Pro...

2/5/2013 4/13/2017

Richard Fariña MP (1937 - 1966)

Richard Farina was an American writer and folksinger. He was born on March 8, 1937, Midwood Hospital, Brooklyn and died on April 30, 1966, in Carmel, California as a result of a motorcycle accident. ...

6/16/2011 4/13/2017

Algernon Charles Swinburne MP (1837 - 1909)

Algernon Charles Swinburne (London, 5 April 1837 – London, 10 April 1909) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic. He invented the roundel form, wrote several novels, and contributed to t...

1/11/2012 4/7/2017

Kate Chopin MP (1850 - 1904)

Born on February 8, 1850, in St. Louis, Katherine O'Flaherty was the daughter of an immigrant Irish father and a French Creole mother. The O'Flahertys were members of the Creole social elite and were f...

6/15/2011 4/7/2017

Chrétien de Troyes MP (b. - c.1181)

Chrétien de Troyes (French pronunciation: ​[kʁe.tjɛ̃ də.tʁwa]) (Christian) was a late 12th century French poet and trouvère known for his work on Arthurian subjects, and for originating the character L...

12/27/2015 4/7/2017

Maurice Marie Émile Leblanc MP (1864 - 1941)

Maurice Marie Émile Leblanc was a French novelist and writer of short stories, known primarily as the creator of the fictional gentleman thief and detective Arsène Lupin, often described as a French co...

11/11/2011 4/7/2017

William Wilkie Collins MP (1824 - 1889)

William Wilkie Collins was an English novelist, playwright, and author of short stories. He was hugely popular during the Victorian era and wrote 27 novels, more than 50 short stories, at least 15 play...

12/2/2009 4/7/2017

Prof. Dr. Friedrich Nietzsche MP (1844 - 1900)

"Fritz"

Nietzsche Wikipedia - German Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) was a German philologist, philosopher, cultural critic, poet and composer. He wrote several critical text...

9/10/2013 4/7/2017

Wallace Earle Stegner MP (1909 - 1993)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Wallace Earle Stegner (February 18, 1909 – April 13, 1993) was an American novelist, short story writer, environmentalist, and historian, often called "The Dean of Wes...

9/20/2015 4/7/2017

Gertrude "Zitkala Sa" Bonnin MP (1876 - 1938)

Read the works of Gertrude Bonnin here: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ WIKIPEDIA REFERENCE Gertrude Simmons Bonnin (February 22, 1876 – January 26, 1938), better known by her pen name, Zitkala-Sa (...

9/7/2010 4/7/2017

James Weldon Johnson MP (1871 - 1938)

James Weldon Johnson was one of the first African-American professors at New York University. He also accepted the Spence Chair of Creative Literature at Fisk University in Nashville. His famous works ...

7/27/2011 4/7/2017

Jorge Luis Borges MP (1899 - 1986)

Es sin dudas el máximo exponente de la Literatura Argentina, renombrado mundialmente. Fue escritor, poeta y ensayista, sería imposible poder resumir su obra como escritor, sólo podríamos nombrar alguna...

11/21/2008 4/7/2017

From Wikipedia Anna Komnene , Latinized as Comnena (Greek: Άννα Κομνηνή, Anna Komnēnē; December 1, 1083–1153) was a Byzantine princess and scholar, daughter of the Byzantine emperor Alexios I Komne...

7/31/2008 4/7/2017

Tobias George Smollett MP (1721 - 1771)

Tobias George Smollett was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random (1748) and The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle (1751), which...

4/2/2015 4/7/2017

Sarah Fielding MP (1710 - 1768)

Sarah Fielding was a British author and sister of the novelist Henry Fielding. She was the author of The Governess , or The Little Female Academy (1749), which was the first novel in English written es...

7/15/2015 4/7/2017

Benjamin Constant MP (1767 - 1830)

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10/2/2011 4/7/2017

Maria Edgeworth MP (1768 - 1849)

4/23/2010 4/7/2017

Sima Qian 司馬遷 MP (-145 - -86)

"Father of Chinese historiography"

Sima Qian 司馬遷 (ca. 145–ca. 86 b.c.e., alt. birth year 135 b.c.e., alt. death year 90 b.c.e.), zi Zichang 子長, Western Han historian and writer. Sima Qian's natal place was Xiayang 夏陽 in Zuopingyi 左馮翊 ...

1/26/2011 4/7/2017

Ford Madox Ford MP (1873 - 1939)

"Ford Madox Ford", "Ford Hermann Hueffer", "Ford Madox Hueffer", "Ford M. Hueffer", "Madox Ford Ford"

Ford Madox Ford (born Ford Hermann Hueffer) 17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instr...

4/4/2017 4/4/2017

Will Durant MP (1885 - 1981)

"Will", "William James Durand"

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8/9/2014 4/1/2017

Colin Dexter MP (1930 - 2017)

Norman Colin Dexter (Aka Colin Dexter) From Wikipedia: Norman Colin Dexter, OBE (29 September 1930 – 21 March 2017), better known as Colin Dexter, was an English crime writer known for his Inspecto...

3/21/2017 3/21/2017

Joan Didion is an American author best known as a novelist and writer of personalized, journalistic essays. The disintegration of American morals and cultural chaos upon which her essays comment are ex...

4/12/2008 3/19/2017

Su Shi 蘇軾 MP (1036 - 1101)

11/2/2015 2/11/2017

Lu Xun 魯迅 MP (1881 - 1936)

Chou Shu-jen, known as Lu Hsün, a writer and social critic of such prominence that he became an almost legendary figure.

7/29/2014 2/11/2017

Richard Adams MP (1920 - 2016)

Richard Adams, in full Richard George Adams (born May 9, 1920, Wash Common, Berkshire [now West Berkshire], England—died December 24, 2016), English author known for redefining anthropomorphic fiction,...

12/27/2016 12/28/2016

John Keats MP (1795 - 1821)

John Keats was born in Finsbury Pavement near London on October 31st, 1795. The first son of a stable-keeper, he had a sister and three brothers, one of whom died in infancy. When John was eight years ...

12/20/2014 11/8/2016

Natalie Babbitt MP (1932 - 2016)

Natalie Babbitt was an American writer and illustrator of children's books, best known for writing the classic Tuck Everlasting . For her work as a children's writer, she was the U.S. nominee for the b...

5/11/2009 11/1/2016

Cao Xueqin 曹雪芹 MP (deceased)

"芹圃", "芹溪"

Ts'ao Chan 曹霑 (H. 雪芹, 芹圃, 芹溪), d. Feb. 12, 1763, novelist, was a member of the Bond Servant Division (under the Imperial Household) of the Manchu Plain White Banner. He was a grandson of Ts'ao Yin [q.v...

8/19/2011 10/3/2016

Paul Edward Theroux MP

"Paulie"

An expatriate American writer, Paul Theroux has written numerous works of fiction and of the chronicles of his own travels by train throughout the world. His best known work of travel writing is perhap...

8/15/2012 10/2/2016

Shel Silverstein MP (1930 - 1999)

Sheldon Allan "Shel" Silverstein (/ˈsɪl.və.stiːn/;[1] September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999)[2][3] was an American poet, singer-songwriter, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children's books.[2] He...

9/30/2016 10/1/2016

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky MP (1821 - 1881)

"Fyodor Dostoevsky"

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky (/ˌdɒstəˈjɛfski, ˌdʌs-/; Russian: Фёдор Миха́йлович Достое́вский; IPA: [ˈfʲɵdər mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ dəstɐˈjɛfskʲɪj]; 11 November 1821 – 9 February 1881), sometimes transliter...

4/28/2011 9/27/2016

Reginald Arkell MP (1882 - 1959)

Reginald Arkell From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Reginald Arkell (1882–1959) was a British script writer and comic novelist who wrote many musical plays for the London theatre. The most popula...

9/25/2016 9/26/2016

Sherman Alexie MP

Seattle, King County, Washington, United States

Sherman Alexie is an American poet, writer, and filmmaker. Much of his writing draws on his experiences as a Native American with ancestry from several tribes. He grew up on the Spokane Indian Reservat...

9/20/2016 9/20/2016

Judy Blume MP

Key West, Monroe County, Florida, United States

Judy Blume (born Judith Sussman on February 12, 1938) is an American writer.[1] Her novels for children and young adults have exceeded sales of 80 million and have been translated into 32 languages.[...

6/16/2010 9/20/2016

Jeremy Sandford MP (1930 - 2003)

Television screenwriter

7/28/2016 7/28/2016

Svetlána Alexándrovna Alexiévich (born 31 May 1948 in Stanislaviv, Ukrainian SSR) is a Belarusian investigative journalist and non-fiction prose writer who writes in Russian. She was awarded the 2015 N...

7/17/2016 7/17/2016

Umberto Saba MP (1883 - 1957)

Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Mar 30 2016, 17:45:35 UTC Umberto Saba From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Umberto Saba (9 March 1883 – 26 August 1957) was an Italian poet an...

3/30/2016 7/16/2016

Nathaniel Hawthorne, Jr. MP (1804 - 1864)

Nathaniel Hawthorne (born Nathaniel Hathorne; July 4, 1804 - May 19, 1864) was a 19th century American novelist and short story writer. He is seen as a key figure in the development of American literat...

6/15/2007 6/22/2016

Ludwig Tieck MP (1773 - 1853)

Johann Ludwig Tieck (* 31. Mai 1773 in Berlin; † 28. April 1853 ebenda) war ein deutscher Dichter, Schriftsteller, Herausgeber und Übersetzer der Romantik. Er publizierte auch unter den Pseudonymen Pet...

2/5/2012 6/22/2016

William Makepeace Thackeray (pronounced /ˈθækəri/; 18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a pan...

8/22/2009 6/22/2016

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2/16/2013 6/22/2016

Voir Wikipedia... Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné (5 February 1626 – 17 April 1696) was a French aristocrat, remembered for her letter-writing. Most of her letters, celebrated for t...

8/25/2013 6/22/2016

Henry Fielding MP (1707 - 1754)

Henry Fielding was an English novelist and dramatist best known for his rich, earthy humour and satirical prowess, and as the author of the novel Tom Jones . Additionally, he holds a significant place ...

7/15/2015 6/21/2016

Loren Eiseley MP (1907 - 1977)

Loren Eiseley (September 3, 1907 – July 9, 1977) was an American anthropologist, educator, philosopher, and natural science writer, who taught and published books from the 1950s through the 1970s. He...

5/22/2016 5/22/2016

Mari Sandoz MP (1896 - 1966)

Mari Susette Sandoz (May 11, 1896 – March 10, 1966) was a Nebraska novelist, biographer, lecturer, and teacher. She became one of the West's foremost writers, and wrote extensively about pioneer life...

5/22/2016 5/22/2016

Mona Elizabeth Simpson (born Mona Jandali; June 14, 1957) is an American novelist. She has written six novels and is a professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the S...

10/25/2010 5/22/2016

Jonathan Earl Franzen (born August 17, 1959) is an American novelist and essayist. His 2001 novel, The Corrections, a sprawling, satirical family drama, drew widespread critical acclaim, earned Franzen...

9/4/2015 5/8/2016

Mervyn Peake MP (1911 - 1968)

Mervyn Laurence Peake (9 July 1911 – 17 November 1968) was an English writer, artist, poet, and illustrator. He is best known for what are usually referred to as the Gormenghast books. The three works ...

4/22/2013 4/30/2016

Harriette Simpson Arnow MP (1908 - 1986)

Harriette Arnow (July 7, 1908 – March 22, 1986) was an American novelist, who lived in Kentucky and Michigan. Arnow has been called an expert on the people of the Southern Appalachian Mountains, but ...

12/3/2012 4/15/2016

Edgar Lee Masters MP (1868 - 1950)

Edgar Lee Masters was an American attorney, poet, biographer, and dramatist. He is the author of Spoon River Anthology, The New Star Chamber and Other Essays, Songs and Satires, The Great Valley, The S...

7/14/2008 2/16/2016

Pamela Hansford Johnson MP (1912 - 1981)

11/26/2011 2/15/2016

Richard Doddridge Blackmore MP (1825 - 1900)

Richard Doddridge Blackmore (7 June 1825 – 20 January 1900), known as R. D. Blackmore, was one of the most famous English novelists of the second half of the nineteenth century. He won acclaim for vivi...

2/5/2016 2/5/2016

Philip Arthur Larkin MP (1922 - 1985)

"Philip Larkin"

Philip Arthur Larkin , CH, CBE, FRSL (9 August 1922 – 2 December 1985) was an English poet, novelist, and librarian. His first book of poetry, The North Ship, was published in 1945, followed by two nov...

7/12/2015 1/14/2016

Lucy Maud Montgomery MP (1874 - 1942)

"Maud McDonald"

author of "Anne of Green Gables" and many more Ref: Wikipedia: Lucy Maud Montgomery From Wikipedia: Lucy Maud Montgomery, (always called "Maud" by family and friends) and publicly known as L....

4/29/2007 12/6/2015

D H Lawrence MP (1885 - 1930)

"DH Lawrence", "D.H.Lawrence"

David Herbert Richards Lawrence From Wikipedia (11 September 1885 – 2 March 1930) was an English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter who published as D. H. Lawrence. H...

5/28/2011 11/18/2015

John Grisham MP

Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

John Grisham is an American bestselling writer, attorney, politician, and activist best known for his popular legal thrillers. His books have been translated into 42 languages. Grisham graduated from...

11/1/2015 11/18/2015

George (Georg) Clare MP (1920 - 2009)

Obituary: George Clare Born Vienna, December 21, 1920. Died London, March 26, 2009. April 16, 2009 Follow The JC on Twitter Writer George Clare sprang to public attention in 1981 when he published ...

12/3/2009 11/15/2015

Lawrence Durrell MP (1912 - 1990)

Beat known for The Alexandrian Quartet , a series of novels ( Justine , 1957; Balthazar , 1958; Mountolive , 1958; and Clea , 1960), Durrell also wrote plays, poetry, short stories, and travel narrativ...

2/21/2014 11/1/2015

Ernst Toller MP (1893 - 1939)

Ernst Toller (1 December 1893 – 22 May 1939) was a German left-wing playwright, best known for his Expressionist plays. He served in 1919 for six days as President of the short-lived Bavarian Soviet Re...

12/1/2014 10/31/2015

Anna Seghers MP (1900 - 1983)

Anna Seghers (November 19, 1900–June 1, 1983) was a German writer famous for depicting the moral experience of the Second World War. Wikipedia links: Česky , Deutsch , English , Español , Français ,

3/24/2012 10/31/2015

John Rodrigo Dos Passos MP (1896 - 1970)

John Dos Passos, the illegitimate son of a prominent American attorney, was born in Chicago in 1896. Brought up by his mother in Virginia, and for a time lived in France. Dos Passos returned to the Uni...

3/6/2010 10/31/2015

Sholem Asch MP (1880 - 1957)

Sholem Asch (Yiddish: שלום אַש‎), also written Shalom Asch or simply Shalom Ash (1 November 1880 – 10 July 1957), was a Polish-Jewish novelist, dramatist, and essayist in the Yiddish language that sett...

3/13/2009 10/31/2015

Ken Kesey MP (1935 - 2001)

"Ken"

Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey (/ˈkiːziː/; September 17, 1935 – November 10, 2001) was an American author, best known for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962)[1] and as a countercultural figure ...

7/5/2015 10/30/2015

Milan Kundera MP

Paris, Île-de-France, France

V češtině: Milan Kundera je francouzský spisovatel českého původu, který od roku 1975 žije ve Francii. Své texty psal nejdříve česky, nyní francouzsky. V roce 1979 byl zbaven československého státníh...

11/10/2011 10/27/2015

Gerard Reve MP (1923 - 2006)

Zie Wikipedia...

7/22/2012 10/6/2015

Willem Frederik Hermans MP (1921 - 1995)

"Age Bijkaart", "WFH"

Willem Frederik Hermans in Wikipedia

7/22/2012 10/6/2015

Harry Kurt Victor Mulisch MP (1927 - 2010)

7/25/2012 10/6/2015

Oliver Sacks, CBE, MD MP (1933 - 2015)

Oliver Sacks Neurologist & Author Explored the Brain's Quirks New York Times Obituary Oliver Sacks' Personal Reminiscences NYTimes, August 14, 2015 OLIVER SACKS, M.D. Official Website

1/21/2009 8/30/2015

Alan Garner, OBE MP

Blackden, Cheshire East, England, United Kingdom

Alan Garner OBE from Wikipedia Alan Garner OBE (born 17 October 1934) is an English novelist best known for his children's fantasy novels and his retellings of traditional British folk tales. His w...

7/29/2015 7/29/2015

Patrick O'Brian, CBE MP (1914 - 2000)

7/8/2015 7/8/2015

Laura Hillenbrand (born May 15, 1967) is an American author of books and magazine articles. Career Hillenbrand's first book was the acclaimed Seabiscuit: An American Legend (2001), a nonfiction a...

1/4/2015 6/15/2015

Nabokov Family Web: (22) апреля 1899 года у Набоковых родился сын Владимир. Он получил хорошее домашнее образование. Английский язык был для Набокова вторым родным, так как в семье разговаривали ...

10/7/2010 6/2/2015

Leo Leopold Perutz MP (1882 - 1957)

"Die Familie Wolf" - by Ernst Wolf 1924 see no. 205a Leopold Perutz studied philosophy at the University of Vienna. He was a novelist, narrative writer, dramatist and mathematician. Leo served in t...

2/12/2008 5/31/2015

Stephen Vincent Benét MP (1898 - 1943)

American muse, whose strong and diverse heart  So many men have tried to understand  But only made it smaller with their art  Because you are as various as your land ... - from John Brown's B...

11/13/2011 5/25/2015

Robin Moore MP (1925 - 2008)

"Robin Moore"

Robert Lowell "Robin" Moore, Jr. (October 31, 1925 – February 21, 2008) was an American writer who is most known for his books The Green Berets, The French Connection: A True Account of Cops, Narcoti...

5/18/2015 5/18/2015
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William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was born on February 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, to Alfred and Mary Silvina (née Burghardt) Du Bois.[2] Mary Silvina Burghardt's family was part of ...

7/6/2014 4/23/2015

Rick Moody MP

"Rick Moody"

Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III (born October 18, 1961) is an American novelist and short story writer best known for the 1994 novel The Ice Storm, a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Con...

4/19/2015 4/19/2015

Owen Jones Wister, Jr. MP (1860 - 1938)

"Wistar"

Owen Wister (July 14, 1860 – July 21, 1938) was an American writer and "father" of western fiction. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian, although he never wrote about the West afterwards....

5/31/2013 4/19/2015

Clarence Shephard Day, Jr. MP (1874 - 1935)

American author Clarence Day is best known for his autobiographical Life with Father (1935), which detailed humorous episodes in his family's life, centering on his domineering father, during the 189...

4/24/2012 4/18/2015

Bernard Malamud MP (1914 - 1986)

Bernard Malamud (1914 - 1986) American author of novels and short stories. Along with Saul Bellow and Philip Roth, he was one of the best known American Jewish authors of the 20th century. His baseball...

5/8/2008 4/15/2015

Edna Ferber MP (1885 - 1968)

Edna Ferber (August 15, 1885 – April 16, 1968) was an American novelist, short story writer and playwright. Her novels were especially popular and included the Pulitzer Prize-winning So Big (1924), S...

8/8/2012 4/13/2015

Philip Roth MP

Connecticut, United States

Philip Milton Roth (born March 19, 1933) is an American novelist. He first gained attention with the 1959 novella Goodbye, Columbus, an irreverent and humorous portrait of American-Jewish life for wh...

4/27/2007 4/12/2015

Vicki Baum MP (1888 - 1960)

Vicki Baum was a famous novelist who wrote many books throughout the 1930's to 1950's. Her most famous was Grand Hotel, which was made into a movie that won the 1932 Oscar for best movie. It starred Jo...

4/30/2009 4/9/2015

Fanny Neuda MP (1819 - 1894)

This first Jewish prayer book for women by a woman was composed in German by Fanny Neuda nee Schmiedl. Her book - Hours of Devotion (Stunden der Andacht) - was first published in 1855, a year after t...

2/16/2012 4/8/2015

Hallie Ephron (born March 1948) is an American novelist, book reviewer, journalist, and writing teacher. She is the author of six acclaimed novels. Her novel Never Tell a Lie was a finalist for the M...

4/16/2012 4/8/2015

Erica Jong (née Mann; born March 26, 1942) is an American author and teacher best known for her fiction and poetry, and particularly for her 1973 novel Fear of Flying. The book became famously contro...

11/11/2014 4/8/2015

Caroline Pafford Miller MP (1903 - 1992)

Caroline Pafford Miller (August 26, 1903 – July 12, 1992) was an American writer. She won the Pulitzer Prize in 1934 for her first novel, Lamb in His Bosom, about her home state of Georgia. In ad...

3/31/2015 3/31/2015

Corra May Harris MP (1869 - 1935)

Corra Mae Harris (March 17, 1869 – February 7, 1935), was an American writer and journalist. Works

9/20/2010 3/31/2015

Lillian Eugenia Smith MP (1897 - 1966)

) Lillian Eugenia Smith (December 12, 1897 – September 28, 1966) was a writer and social critic of the Southern United States, known best for her best-selling novel Strange Fruit (1944). A white woma...

3/31/2015 3/31/2015