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Jane Austen

Novelist (December 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817)
Nationality: British
Jane Austen's literary fame lasted after her death, although she enjoyed popularity and acclaim during her life. Her novels are known for their wit and insight into human relationships, especially the social pressures faced by women to find husbands.
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Jack London's The Call of the Wild is a genre-defying tale of a domesticated dog who is stolen and put to use as a sled dog for the Klondike gold miners. He then fights for dominance in the pack and learns to survive in the Canadian wilderness.

Works by London, Jack (American writer)

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