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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Margaret Ayer Barnes  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Born: April 8, 1886, in Chicago, Illinois

Died: October 26, 1967, in Cambridge, Massachusetts


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Illinois Connection

Barnes was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Margaret Ayer Barnes, was a novelist, playwright, and short story writer.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Prevailing winds,
ISBN: B0006AKG3K

Houghton Mifflin company. 1928

Years of Grace
ISBN: B000FEU6H8

Norman S. Berg (NSB). 1930

Panoramic chronicle of American life beginning with the gay nineties and ending late in the roaring twenties.

Westward Passage
ISBN: B000BUDB00

Triangle Books. 1942

"Seven crucial days in the life of a woman who meets again the man she had married and divorced years before." From the author of the Pulitzer Prize novel YEARS OF GRACE.

Within This Present,
ISBN: B0006AMA8O

Houghton Mifflin Company. 1933

Edna His Wife: An American Idyll
ISBN: B0006AN01K

Houghton Mifflin. 1935

Dust jacket art by C. Leroy Baldridge. Won the 1931 Pulitzer Prize for her novel Years of Grace.

Wisdom's gate (Australian Women's Weekly supplement)
ISBN: B0008BS3VO

Consolidated Press. 1939


Awards

  • Pulitzer Prize for ''Years of Grace''