Willa Cather

Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 – April 24, 1947) was an American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, in works such as O Pioneers!, My Ántonia, and The Song of the Lark. In 1923 she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for One of Ours (1922), a novel set during World War I. Cather grew up in Nebraska and graduated from the University of Nebraska. She lived and worked in Pittsburgh for ten years, then at the age of 33 she moved to New York, where she lived for the rest of her life.


My Antonia

Author: Willa Cather 
Price: $0.99 (ePub Edition) 
ISBN: 978-0-9787871-7-2
Published: April 1, 2013 
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Considered one of the most significant American novels of the twentieth century, Willa Cather’s My Antonia tells the tale of the spirited daughter of a Bohemian immigrant family planning to farm on the untamed land of the newly settled plains of the North American continent. Antonia’s childhood friend, Jim Burden, pens her life story through romantic eyes, thrusting us into an exhilarating narrative ripe with pioneer spirit and discovery.