NESBIT (one of the first writers of children's books to combine magic with realism, she influenced C. Lewis and J. Rowling) Author of Five Children and It, The Phoenix and the Carpet, The Story of the Amulet, etc.
People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.
An exciting new development for e-books begins with Faber and Fabers fully emersive version of The 39 Steps. The interactive book includes stop-motion animation and music, revolutionising story telling in a digitalised format. Very exciting!