Author of the Month

August 2021 – Sir William Golding

Sir William Golding was born in Newquay, Cornwall on September 19 1911. His father was a science master at Marlborough Grammar School and his mother was a suffragette. He was 81 years old when he died on June 19 1993 (The Famous People). William Golding He was a British novelist, playwright, and poet and his debut… Continue reading August 2021 – Sir William Golding

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December 2020 – The Brontë Family

I'm doing things a bit differently this month…instead of just one author, I'm doing a whole family - The Brontë Sisters! The sisters are, from the eldest; Charlotte, Emily and Anne. All the sisters worked as a governess at some point in their lives, which served as inspiration for certain writing, themes and novels. Their… Continue reading December 2020 – The Brontë Family

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November 2020 – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.” Digital Image. CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE, Web. 1 Nov. I'm sure many of us only recognize the name Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie due to the 2014 Beyoncé song Flawless. I myself was guilty of this, I liked the song and all, very catchy but the hype about the song has faded (except to true Beyoncé… Continue reading November 2020 – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Author of the Month

October 2020 – James Patterson

About the Author Born James Brendan Patterson on March 22, 1947. He published his first novel in 1976 called The Thomas Berryman Number. The novels featuring his character Alex Cross, which has become one of his well-known character Patterson worked in advertising before leaving in 1996 to focus solely on writing. In 1997 Patterson married Sue Solie; the… Continue reading October 2020 – James Patterson