Saturday, April 14, 2012

Dora Saint, R. I. P.

NYTimes.com: Dora Saint, whose novels about the gentle rhythms of English village life, written under the crisp, pedagogical pseudonym Miss Read, drew a wide following on both sides of the Atlantic, died on April 7 at her home in Shefford Woodlands, in Berkshire, England. She was 98.


Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.

1 comment:

  1. Another "I didn't know she was still alive until I read her obituary" moment.

    I enjoy those Miss Reads books. They're perfect if you're between books and want something quiet and soothing.

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