Helen Hunt Jackson





Helen Hunt Jackson


Born
in Amherst, Massachusetts, The United States
October 18, 1830

Died
August 12, 1885


Helen Maria Hunt Jackson was an American writer best known as the author of Ramona, a novel about the ill treatment of Native Americans in Southern California, and as an activist for Native American rights

Average rating: 3.68 · 1,440 ratings · 232 reviews · 88 distinct works · Similar authors
Ramona

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3.69 avg rating — 1,226 ratings — published 1884 — 74 editions
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Letters from a Cat

3.46 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1879 — 22 editions
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A Century of Dishonor: A Sk...

3.77 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 1881 — 32 editions
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Nelly's Silver Mine: A Stor...

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1878 — 14 editions
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Bits about Home Matters

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2003 — 16 editions
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Sonnets & Lyrics (Notable A...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1992 — 5 editions
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Mammy Tittleback and Her Fa...

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The Indian Reform Letters o...

3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1998 — 2 editions
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Helen Hunt Jackson's Colorado

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Westward to a High Mountain...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1994
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“The goldenrod is yellow,
The corn is turning brown...
The trees in apple orchards
With fruit are bending down.”
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“Bee to the blossom, moth to the flame; Each to his passion; what's in a name? ”
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“The woman who creates and sustains a home, and under whose hands children grow up to be strong and pure men and women, is a creator second only to God.”
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