Literary birthday roundups for the rest of 2008.

2 01 2009

Natal day round-up for 12/29, 12/30, and 12/31.

Literary authors whose birthdays should be marked for the last three days of 2008:

* William Gaddis, whose books THE RECOGNITIONS and CARPENTER’S GOTHIC made for memorable reading during my first post-college summer.

* Rudyard Kipling – if I need to tell you who he is, Gentle Readers, you shall make me sad.

Speculative fiction authors whose birthdays should be marked for the last two days:

* Charles E. Carrylbibliography here.
* L. P. Hartleybibliography here.
* Jane Langtonbibliography here.
* Lewis Shinerbibliography here.
* S. P. Somtowbibliography here.
* David L. Travisbibliography here.
* Fitz-James O’Brienbibliography here
* George Viereckbibliography here
* Dal Stivensbibliography here
* Bob Shawbibliography here
* Cecelia Hollandbibliography here
* Connie Willisbibliography here
* Ellen Datlowbibliography here
* Joe Abercrombiebibliography here
* Susan Shwartzbibliography here

Children’s authors whose birthdays should be marked for the last three days:

* Molly Banghttp://www.mollybang.com
* E. W. Hildicka fansite for the McGurk stories
* Mercer Mayerthe author & illsutrator’s gallery

Felicitations to you, whether you celebrate in this world or the next.

—pmc2

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