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Louisa May Alcott. Little Women, Little Men, Cousins, Jo's Boys, Jack and Jill! When I first discovered the love of reading, as a child

Louisa May Alcott 1832 – 1888 novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo’s Boys. Raised by he. Louisa May Alcott

Jack London, vlastním jménem John Griffith Chaney 1876 v San Franciscu, Kalifornie, USA – 1916) byl americký spisovatel, který se proslavil svojí nejčtenější knihou Volání divočiny.Od mládí žil dobrodružným životem. Byl námořníkem, zlatokopem, členem pobřežní rybářské hlídky i pirátským lovcem ústřic. Procestoval celé Spojené státy americké jako tulák - hobo. V době zlaté horečky se vydal na Aljašku, kde sice nezbohatl, ale později využil zkušeností ze severu ve svých povídkách a knihách.

Jack London on What It Takes To Be Successful

Novelist Jack London, author of such classics as The Call of the Wild and Sea Wolf, born on Jan

Dorothy Parker

American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist Dorothy Parker (August 1893 – June

Writer, critic and theologian C.S. Lewis is considered of the greatest thinkers of the 20th century, and even taught English alongside J.R.R. Tolkien at Oxford University. But the Belfast, Ireland, native was homeschooled by tutors until he was sent away to a boarding school after his mother’s death.

Clive Staples "Jack" Lewis was an Irish writer and scholar. Lewis is known for his work on medieval literature, Christian apologetics, literary criticism, and fiction. He is best known today in secular culture for his series Chronicles of Narnia.


Actually, a pretty good looking man. look at that angular jaw! July 1894 - Aldous Huxley an English writer known for his novel 'Brave New World' is born in Surrey, England.

J R R TOLKIEN about 1916

12 J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes to Celebrate His 121st Birthday

Tolkien, English writer, poet & university professor, author of "The Hobbit" & "Lord of the Rings." He is here aged 24 in in military uniform, while serving in the British Army during World War I.

Daphne du Maurier 13 May 1907 – 19 April 1989) was a British author and playwright. Many of her works have been adapted into films, including the novels Rebecca (which won the Best Picture Oscar in 1941) and Jamaica Inn and the short stories The Birds and Don't Look Now. The first three were directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Dame Daphne du Maurier, Lady Browning DBE was a British author and playwright. Many of her works have been adapted into films, including the novels Rebecca (which won the Best Picture Oscar in and Jamaica Inn and the short stories "The B

H. G. Wells, 1866-1946. (Br.) novelist. The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds.

Herbert George "H." Wells 21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946 was an English writer, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre.