Category Archives: Author Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Jhumpa Lahiri!

Quick info from Wikipedia: “Nilanjana Sudeshna “Jhumpa” Lahiri (Bengali: ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী; born on July 11, 1967) is an American author. Lahiri has been selected as the winner of the 29th PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short story. Lahiri’s debut … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Alastair Reynolds!

Today we have some quotes from birthday boy and smartie pants, Alastair Reynolds. Here’s a quick bit about him from the Wikipedia and then the quotes! From Wikipedia: “Alastair Preston Reynolds (born 13 March 1966) is a British science fiction … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Rebecca West!

I wish I knew this lady. I really want to be her friend. Today is her 124th birthday. She isn’t around to celebrate but we are! Here’s a snippet about her from Wikipedia: “Dame Cicely Isabel Fairfield DBE (21 December … Continue reading

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