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helen keller
 
 
1546 H elen Keller was less than two years old when she came down with a fever. It struck dramat...
ray bradbury
 
 
,Ray Bradbury American novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, screenwri...
isabel allende
 
 
Name: Isabel Allende Born...
john flanagan
 
 
John Flanagan Born May 2...
r.l. stine
 
 
Robert Lawrence Stine (born October 8, 1943), sometimes known as R. L. Stine, is a nove...
nella larsen
 
 
Nella Larsen was an American novelist and short story writer famously associated with th...
alain locke
 
 
Alain LeRoy Locke was born on September 13, 1886, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, into...
jhumpa lahiri
 
 
Jhumpa Lahiri was born 1967 in London, England, and raised in Rhode Island. She is a gradua...
elaine hiesey pagels
 
 
Elaine Pagels, Hiesey, (born February 13, 1943), is the Harrington Spear ...
vera brittain
 
 
Vera Brittain, poet and novelist, was born in Newcastle, England. Her father was ...
mary antin
 
 
Mary Antin was born on June 13, 1881, in Polotzk, Russia, the daughter of Israel and Esthe...
rudolfo anaya
 
 
Birth: October 30, 1937 in Pastura, New Mexico ...
alice walker
 
 
A lice Malsenior Walker (born February 9, 1944) is an African American author whose most famous nov...
gary soto
 
 
Name: Gary Soto Bor...
sei shonagon
 
 
For March I will complete the set of what is for me that trinity of great Heian wo...
dr. condoleezza rice
 
 
D r. Condoleezza Rice became the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, commonly...
ban zhao
 
 
Ban Zhao (old spelling: Pan Chao) was born in the provinces to a family of sch...
zachary taylor
 
 
17f1 Z achary Taylor (November 24, 1784-July 9, 1850), also known as “Old Rough and Ready,...
robin cook
 
 
Mr Cook was born on February 28, 1946 and studied English Literature at Edinburgh...
mary austin holley
 
 
Mary Austin Holley, a first cousin of Stephen F. Austin, was a woman of wealth, culture and...
beverly cleary
 
 
Beverly Cleary was born 0n 12 April 1916 in in McMinn...
katherine anne porter
 
 
Nationally acclaimed writer Callie Russell Porter was born in Indian Creek, Texas, on...
laura hillenbrand
 
 
Name: Laura Hillenbrand Born: 1...
e. l. konigsburg
 
 
Elaine Lobl Konigsburg (February 10, 1930 - ) is an American author and illustra...
the brothers grimm
 
 
The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, were German academics ...
sherman alexie
 
 
Name: Sherman Alexie Born...
bharati mukherjee
 
 
Bharati Mukherjee was born on July 27, 1940 to wealthy parents, Sudhir Lal and Bina Mu...
bob marley
 
 
145c R obert Nesta Marley (February 6, 1945 - May 11, 1981), better known as Bob Marley, was a s...
noam chomsky
 
 
Linguist, and social and political theorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. The s...
lawrence sanders
 
 
Name: Lawrence Sanders Born: 15 ...
wallace thurman
 
 
Name: Wallace Henry Thurman Born: 16...
james baldwin
 
 
James (Arthur) Baldwin (1924-1987) ...
james phelan
 
 
James Phelan was born on the 21st of May, 1979, in Melbourne, Australia. His creative sp...
paul attanasio
 
 
Screenwriter whose Oscar -nominated films include Quiz Show (1994) and Donnie Brasco (1997)....
mary higgins clark
 
 
Her books are world-wide bestsellers. In the U.S. alone, her books have sold ove...
tennessee williams
 
 
Born to Cornelius and Edwina Dakin Williams on March 26, 1911, in Columbus, Missi...
james thurber
 
 
James Thurber, one of the outstanding American humorists of the twentieth century, is ...
andre dubus
 
 
Before finding his calling as a writer, Andre Dubus III worked for brief stints as a boun...
gish jen
 
 
Name: Gish Jen ...

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