Elbridge Streeter Brooks

Elbridge Streeter Brooks (1846–1902) was an American author, editor, and critic. He is chiefly remembered as an author of numerous works of fiction and nonfiction for children, much of it on historical or patriotic subjects. His byline for most of his writing was Elbridge S. Brooks.

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    To say yes is to die
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    —Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917)