Louisa May Alcott
author of Little Women
Hans Christian Anderson
fairy tale writer
Canadian novelist, poet
Susan Wise Bauer
The Story of the World series
Fawn M. Brodie
Pearl S. Buck
Nobel prize-winning author
William F. Buckley, Jr.
a.k.a. Mark Twain
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
early feminist writer
poet, writer, Arizona historian
pastor and author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye
frontier California journalist
L. Ron Hubbard
science fiction writer
blind and deaf author and lecturer
child political prodigy and teen author of Define Conservatism
Rose Wilder Lane
journalist, ghostwriter, daughter of Laura Ingalls Wilder
Christian writer and apologist
Nobel-prize winning Latin American poet
political writer during the American Revolution, author of Common Sense
teen author of Eragon
conservative political author
Eleanor H. Porter
author of Pollyanna
author of Peter Rabbit Tales
author of For Common Things: Irony, Trust, and Commitment in America Today
poet, translator, critical essayist
George Bernard Shaw
best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein which she wrote at age 18
Mattie J. T. Stepanek
11-year-old author of Heartsongs
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer
historical novels for children
Bengali poet, essayist, dramatist, songwriter
author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings
American writer and satirist
American Revolution eyewitness
Laura Ingalls Wilder
children’s book author
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