Dorothy Gladys "Dodie" Smith (3 May 1896 – 24 November 1990) was an English novelist and playwright. Smith is best known for her novel The Hundred and One Dalmatians. Her other works include I Capture the Castle and The Starlight Barking.
Read more about Dodie Smith.
Some articles on dodie smith:
... of The Hundred and One Dalmatians, was named after Smith's own pet Dalmatian, the first of nine ... Smith got the idea for her novel when a friend remarked at her own dalmatians “Those dogs would make a lovely fur coat!” ...
Famous quotes containing the words dodie smith and/or smith:
“Theres kind of a Sleeping Beauty magic about the kid. I thought Id done something toward breaking the spell. Seems not. Prince Charmless, thats me.”
—Dodie Smith, and Lewis Allen. Roderick Fitzgerald (Ray Milland)
“There are people who, like houses, are beautiful in dilapidation.”
—Logan Pearsall Smith (18651946)