Illinois State Library

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Individual Author Record

General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction

Born: April 8, 1886, in Chicago, Illinois


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


-- ''Years of Grace'' -- *Pulitzer Prize


-- """Other Awards and Honors"""

-- Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, 2017