Dylan Thomas. Famous Welsh poet and writer. He caught the attention of the literary world in 1934 with 'Light breaks where no sun shines'. Some of his great works 'And death shall have no dominion' and 'Do not go gentle into that good night'. In 1953 he became gravely ill and sadly died at the young age of 39 in New York.
Out of the Archives: Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters at The Morgan Library & Museum - Library as Incubator Project
This post originally appeared on the Library as Incubator Project in December 2012. by Rebecca Rubenstein Beatrix Potter’s personality shines through in the exhibition, “Beatrix Potter: The Picture Letters” at The Morgan Library & Museum. The work is gathered from materials in the Morgan’s collection, the Cotsen Children’s Library at Princeton University, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and holdings from private collections. Visitors are taken on the journeys Potter experienced in her life…
Margaret Atwood, the Prophet of Dystopia
Rebecca Mead on Margaret Atwood, the author of dystopian novels about misogyny, oppression, and environmental destruction, such as “The Handmaid’s Tale.”
What About Clients? Are Lawyers Delivering True Service?
James A. Michener was an American author of more than 40 titles, the majority of which were sweeping sagas, covering the lives of many generations in particular geographic locales and incorporating historical facts into the stories. Michener was known for the meticulous research behind his work.
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Agatha Christie - Unfinished Portrait: Unseen And Rare Photographs Of The 'Queen of Crime' - Flashbak
The Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait photography collection takes its name from the semi-autobiographical novel
Erich Maria Remarque | Encyclopedia.com
Erich Maria Remarque  Born: July 22, 1898Osnabrück, Germany Died: September 25, 1970Locarno, Switzerland  German-born American author The German-born American author Erich Maria Remarque  was a popular novelist whose All Quiet on the Western Front, describing the soldier's life in Wo