2. Happy Birthday, Raymond Chandler!

  3. "Write for yourself first. Don’t study the market, it will change before you can get a book done. The writing is the thing to concentrate on. If you don’t want to read it, nobody will."

    Happy Birthday, S.E. Hinton!

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  4. "We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master."

    Happy Birthday, Ernest Hemingway!

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  6. Happy Birthday, Cormac McCarthy!

  7. "Buy the ticket, take the ride." Happy Birthday, Hunter S. Thompson!

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  8. The Catcher in the Rye was published on this day in 1951.

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  10. Happy Birthday, Pablo Neruda!

  11. "To be awake is to be alive." Happy Birthday, Henry David Thoreau!

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  12. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee was published on this day, July 11, in 1960.

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  13. Happy Birthday, E.B. White!

  14. Happy Birthday, Alice Munro!

    Commenting on winning the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature.

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    Harry Potter is back! Read all about it here

    Thank you, J.K. Rowling.