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Winston Churchill


Born
in St. Louis, Missouri, The United States
November 10, 1871

Died
March 12, 1947


This is not the British Prime Minister, Sir Winston Spencer Churchill. This is the American novelist, Winston Churchill.

Churchill was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Edward Spalding and Emma Bell (Blaine) Churchill. He attended Smith Academy in Missouri and the United States Naval Academy, where he graduated in 1894 and became an editor of the Army and Navy Journal. He resigned from the navy to pursue a writing career. While he would be most successful as a novelist, he was also a published poet and essayist.

His first novel was The Celebrity (1898). (Mr. Keegan's Elopement was published in 1896 within a magazine. In 1903 it was republished as an illustrated hardback book.) Churchill's next novel—Richard Carvel (1899)—was a pheno
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Average rating: 3.79 · 2,077 ratings · 182 reviews · 112 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Crisis

3.71 avg rating — 736 ratings — published 1901 — 149 editions
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The Crossing

4.04 avg rating — 168 ratings — published 1904 — 101 editions
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Project Gutenberg Complete ...

3.64 avg rating — 118 ratings — published 2009 — 6 editions
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A Traveller in War Time

3.33 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 1918 — 62 editions
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Richard Carvel

3.84 avg rating — 56 ratings94 editions
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A Far Country

3.51 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1915 — 12 editions
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The Crisis, Volume 1

4.12 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1901 — 15 editions
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The Inside of the Cup

3.16 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1913 — 63 editions
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The Celebrity

3.72 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1897 — 15 editions
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3.57 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1906 — 70 editions
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“Never give up on something that you can't go a day without thinking about.”
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“Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm”
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“If you're going through hell, keep going.”
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