Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
(1896 - 1953)
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings was an American author who lived in rural Florida and wrote novels with rural themes and settings.
Her best known work was The Yearling. It was about a boy who adopted an orphaned fawn. It won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1939 and was later made into a movie.
The Yearling (1938)
Jodie rescues a fawn and raises it on his family’s Florida farm.
The Yearling (1939)
The story of Jody and his love for a fawn.