NTOZAKE SHANGE - Playwright, poet, and feminist - much of the content of her work addresses issues relating to race and feminism.” She wrote the award-winning play ‘For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf’ From
Tracey's Mother - Edna Lewis - was an African-American chef and author best known for her books on traditional Southern cuisine. Her cookbooks include The Edna Lewis Cookbook She died in Decatur, Georgia in aged
Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder (February 1867 – February was an American author who wrote the Little House series of books based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Laura's daughter, Rose, inspired Laura to write her books. MY MOST FAVORITE SHOW
Dame Agatha Christie, She is the world's best know mystery writer and the best selling novelist of all time. Christie created some memorable characters including Belgian detective Hercule Poirot and eccentric elderly sleuth Miss Jane Marple.
Travers, the Australian-born writer who spent most of her life in England best known for her "Mary Poppins" books, was born on this date in she died in 1996 at the age of What is your favorite "Mary Poppins" book? Photo courtesy of AP.