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The Reader’s Notebook: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Aug 8, 2019

Credit britannica.com

August 8, 2019 -- Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings was an American author who lived in rural Florida and wrote novels with rural themes and settings. Her best known work, The Yearling, about a boy who adopts an orphaned fawn, won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1939 and was later made into a movie of the same name.