Willa Cather





Willa Cather

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born
in Back Creek Valley, Virginia, The United States
December 07, 1873

died
April 24, 1947

gender
female

genre

influences


About this author

Wilella Sibert Cather is an eminent author from the United States. She is perhaps best known for her depictions of U.S. life in novels such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and Death Comes for the Archbishop.



Average rating: 3.76 · 125,127 ratings · 8,859 reviews · 196 distinct works · Similar authors
My Antonia
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 69,650 ratings — published 1918 — 319 editions
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O Pioneers! (Great Plains T...
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 20,730 ratings — published 1913 — 258 editions
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Death Comes for the Archbishop
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 14,525 ratings — published 1927 — 9 editions
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The Professor's House
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 3,250 ratings — published 1925 — 37 editions
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One of Ours
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 2,679 ratings — published 1922 — 106 editions
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A Lost Lady
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 2,326 ratings — published 1923 — 24 editions
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Paul's Case
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 776 ratings — published 1920 — 14 editions
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My Mortal Enemy
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 810 ratings — published 1926 — 20 editions
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Shadows on the Rock
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 726 ratings — published 1931 — 20 editions
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“There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.”
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