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A young "Louisa May Alcott reads." See also http://pinterest.com/pin/175218241723042634/ .

Louisa May Alcott sitting at the desk where she wrote "Little Women." Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.

Beatrix Potter's house in northern England... Lake Windermere

“There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story.” The indomitable Miss Potter, at home at Hill Top Farm, love, love, love Beatrix Potter! The woman and the writer!


Old school KINDLE.the los angeles public library’s bookmobile for the sick, 1928

fawnvelveteen:    Young Agatha Christie     c. 1910

Young Agatha Christie - She is best known for her detective novels, short story collections, plays and famous detective sleuths Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

Agatha Christie [1912] 1920s Bibliography: 1920 The Mysterious Affair at Styles, Hercule Poirot; 1922 The Secret Adversary, Tommy and Tuppence; 1923 The Murder on the Links, Hercule Poirot; 1924 The Man in the Brown Suit, Anne Beddingfeld; 1925 The Secret of Chimneys, Superintendent Battle; 1926 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Hercule Poirot; 1927 The Big Four, Hercule Poirot; 1928 The Mystery of the Blue Train, Hercule Poirot; 1929 The Seven Dials Mystery,Superintendent Battle

Agatha Christie, – was a British crime writer of novels & short stories featuring Hercule Poirot & Miss Jane Marple.

A boy sits reading in a bombed bookstore, London, October 8 1940.  http://www.theatlantic.com

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop after an air raid on October reading a book titled “The History of London.

Louisa May Alcott's "Orchard" Home - Concord, MA. This is the desk where Louisa wrote Little Women :)

Desk Louisa May Alcott wrote Little Women. Concord MA

Desk Louisa May Alcott wrote “Little Women” Concord, MA. Ive been there in that exact spot!

Louisa May Alcott at her desk

A Visit to Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House

Virginia Woolf with T. S. Eliot by Lady Ottoline Morrell, June 1924. ( I think the man looks too handsome to be TSE. )

Eliot and Virginia Woolf in June as photographed by Lady Ottoline Morrell. (National Portrait Gallery) thebloomsburygroup “ T. Eliot and Virginia Woolf in June.

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 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

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A day with Helen Keller (1906

Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan--What a wise woman.and yet without the help of Anne Sullivan, no one would've known. “I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Virginia Woolf. 1902

Julia Margaret Cameron, The portrait of Julia Jackson Mother of Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell.

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Joan Didion

JOAN DIDION “I write entirely to find out what I’m thinking, what I’m looking at, what I see and what it means. What I want and what I fear.” Joan Didion (born December is an American author best known for her novels and her literary journalism.