Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 1892 – March also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu. In she was awarded the NobelPrize in Literature, "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and for her biographical masterpieces.
Mary Ann Evans November 1819 – 22 December alternatively "Mary Anne" or "Marian"), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.
The Brother's Grimm: Jacob Grimm worked as a librarian in Kasel. Whilst there he and his brother Wilhelm gathered old German folk tales from ordinary people hoping to unite different areas under their shared culture.
bookmania: “ A Writer’s Peculiarity. Hemingway likes to stand while writing. “A working habit he has had from the beginning, Hemingway stands when he writes. He stands in a pair of his oversized loafers on the worn skin of a lesser kudu — the.