Edith Wharton, who the hell is Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton, who the hell is Edith Wharton

I chose to talk to you about Edith Wharton because I like to read the works of American women novelists.  I discovered her in this book offered by my sister or my parents during one of my birthdays.

Who is Edith Wharton?

First of all, she was born in New York in 1862 and died in France at the age of seventy-five. Her family belonged to the New York high society; her maiden name is Edith Newbold Jones. She spent a large part of her childhood in Europe.

(more…)