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1. Book Review Book Review March/14/1959 Photo and review of the 1959 book "The Secret Project of Sigurd O'Leary" by Martin Quigley about baseball athletes with information on 1930s Kansas City night life.

2. Carter Left Kansas City and Never Came Back Carter Left Kansas City and Never Came Back April 6, 2003 Biographical article with photos about Vincent Carter (1924-1983), a local author who grew up in segregated Kansas City in the 1920s and 1930s and left for World War II after graduating from Lincoln High...

3. First Novel Tells of Crisis in a Marriage First Novel Tells of Crisis in a Marriage March/27/1954 File containing a photo (of the author) and book review of "The Velvet Whip" (set in "a Missouri town near Kansas City") by Leonard Snyder, a novelist and short story writer born in Canada and raised in...

4. His Book by Chance: Irving Stone Once Shunned Inspiration of "Lust for Life" His Book by Chance: Irving Stone Once Shunned Inspiration of "Lust for Life" November/7/1936 Photo and biographical article about Irving Stone, a famous biographical novelist speaking in Kansas City's Municipal Auditorium about his 1936 novel "Lust for Life" about artist Vincent van Gogh. Later...

5. His First Paper-Back Is Having Good Sales His First Paper-Back Is Having Good Sales October/3/1953 File containing a review of "Saturday's Harvest," a fiction book "set in Northwest Missouri" by 31-year-old Paul Shelley, "the pen-name of a Kansas Citian who graduated. ..from the University of Kansas...

6. History of Independence Avenue Inspires Writer History of Independence Avenue Inspires Writer Winter//1990 File containing a photo and biographical article about Eileen Bluestone Sherman, or Eileen Sherman, a "Johnson County housewife" and writer of a fictionalized book called "Independence Avenue" about the...

7. Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" Kansas City Private Eye Called "Johnny April" October/25/1952 File containing a book review of "Riddle Me This" and "Death Is a Round Black Ball" by Mike Roscoe about a fictional Kansas City private detective. Roscoe actually a pseudonym for real-life Kansas City...

8. Missouri Heritage Missouri Heritage September/7/1968 File containing an illustration and biographical article about Nathaniel Beverley Tucker, or Nathaniel Tucker (1784-1851), writer of "The Partisan Leader, a Tale of the Future," an 1836 book "predict[ing]...

9. Novel of Courage by Independence Woman Novel of Courage by Independence Woman File containing a book review of "It Came to Pass" by Olive Webster Roberts, or Olive Roberts, a local novelist.

10. Stong's Iowans in War Stong's Iowans in War December/5/1942 File containing a review of "One Destiny," a book of fiction set in World War II Kansas City and Iowa (adapted into a movie) by Phil Stong (1899-1957), a Kansas City novelist. Also author of the following...

11. The Stongs of Missouri and Iowa Are a Well-Matched Writing Team The Stongs of Missouri and Iowa Are a Well-Matched Writing Team December/2/1942 File containing a a photo and biographical article about Virginia Swain Stong, or Virginia Stong (formerly of Kansas City), and her husband Phil Stong (formerly of Iowa), Connecticut authors of books about...