Jane Austen Born December 16, 1775

Jane Austen Born December 16, 1775

Born on December 16, 1775 in Stevenson, Hampshire, England, Jane Austen was the youngest of seven children. Her English novels, including Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Persuasion and Sense and Sensibility, are beloved classics and still wildly popular today.   Austen had...
Happy Birthday Charles Dickens!

Happy Birthday Charles Dickens!

Born on February 7, 1812, Charles Dickens was an English writer who crafted some the world’s most famous classics, including A Tales of Two Cities, Oliver Twist, Great Expectations, The Pickwick Papers and A Christmas Carol. He is considered by many as the...