Agnes Sligh Turnbull


Born
in New Alexandria, Pennsylvania, The United States
October 14, 1882

Died
January 31, 1982


Novelist Agnes Sligh Turnbull was born in 1888 in New Alexandria, PA. After a dozen years as a short story writer, Turnbull wrote her first novel, The Rolling Years, published in 1936. In the 14 additional novels she wrote over the next 40-plus years, Turnbull built a thorough chronicle of the Scots who settled and farmed rural Westmoreland County. Turnbull died in 1982.

Average rating: 3.93 · 712 ratings · 131 reviews · 32 distinct works
The Wedding Bargain

4.11 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 1966 — 6 editions
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The Bishop's Mantle

3.94 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1947 — 4 editions
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The Gown of Glory

4.12 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1952 — 8 editions
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Rolling Years

4.06 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1953 — 4 editions
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The King's Orchard

3.96 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1963 — 9 editions
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The Day Must Dawn

3.93 avg rating — 45 ratings3 editions
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The Nightingale

3.93 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1977 — 3 editions
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When Queens Ride By

4.31 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 1932 — 3 editions
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The Golden Journey

3.49 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 1955 — 5 editions
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Many a Green Isle

3.59 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1968 — 4 editions
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