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Amy Tan (born February 19, 1952) is an American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships. Her most well-known work is The Joy Luck Club, which has been translated into 35 languages. In 1993, the book was adapted into a commercially successful film.

Amy Tan (born February is an American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships. Her most well-known work is The Joy Luck Club, which has been translated into 35 languages. In the book was adapted into a commercially successful film.

Amy Tan, my favorite. I love everything I've read by her.

My favorite is The Hundred Secret Senses. Really need to reread. Her books about Chinese families remind us we are really all the same.

Edgar Allan Poe

20 Great Southern Short Stories

Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality - Edgar Allan Poe who was too rambunctious to be a grad of West Point

Francis Scott Fitzgerald, a student at the Catholic school "Newman Academy." 1911

Scott Fitzgerald was born Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald on September in St. His namesake (and second cousin three times removed on his father's side) was Francis Scott Key, who wrote the lyrics to the "Star-Spangled Banner.

ALICE WALKERWalker is an American author, poet, and activist. She has written both fiction and essays about race and gender. She is best known for the critically acclaimed novel The Color Purple (1982) for which she won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. In 2011 shooting began on "Beauty in Truth", a documentary film about Walker's life.

Go ask alice summary essay outline Free Go Ask Alice papers, essays. Go Ask Alice Summary, the main topic of Alice Munro’s short story “Boys and Girls,” Mary Wollstonecraft’s essay.

Selma Lagerlöf 1928. Foto: Atelje Jaeger, Stockholm. Klik på billedet for at se et billede af Lagerlöfs hjem Mårbacka.

Selma Lagerlöf first female to win the Nobel prize and most widely known for her children's book Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige (The Wonderful Adventures of Nils). Selma Lagerlöf was herself active as a speaker for the Woman's Suffrage.

Dorothy Parker (1893-1967), witty and courageous, got her start by writing theatre criticism for Vanity Fair. Known for her acid wit, she was one of the founding members of the Algonquin Roundtable, an exclusive group of eminent New York City writers in the early twentieth century.

Dorothy Parker, Witty Poet and Essayist

Dorothy Parker, writer of wit and wisdom, prized place at the Algonquin Round Table

“People live through such pain only once. Pain comes again—but it finds a tougher surface.”  ― Willa Cather, The Song of the Lark (Portrait of Meta Schaper Cather, Willa Cather's sister-in-law.)

“People live through such pain only once. Pain comes again—but it finds a tougher surface.” ― Willa Cather, The Song of the Lark (Portrait of Meta Schaper Cather, Willa Cather's sister-in-law.

“Nothing that ever happens to a novelist is ever wasted.” ~P.D. James, published her first novel at age 42, while still in civil service and caring for an ill husband

Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park,(born 3 August

Jean Stafford (1915-1975), a short story writer who won a Pulitzer and yet her work is out of print.

Jean Stafford American short story writer and novelist who won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford in Married to poet Robert Lowell Stafford also wrote The Mountain Lion and Catherine Wheel.

1912 - Agatha Christie at the age of 22.  She published her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, in 1920.

Agatha Christie 1890 - 1976 Agatha Christie is the world's best-known mystery writer. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 45 foreign languages. She is outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare.

Edith Wharton and her dog...wrote one of my personal favorites "Age of Innocence"

Edith Wharton was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist, short story writer, and designer. In addition to novels, Wharton wrote at least 85 short stories.

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