This King James Bible was a gift to Sydney Barnes, a Cornish migrant to South Australia, from his brother Arthur, upon Barnes' marriage to Elizabeth Thornton. Migration Museum Of South Australia/Flickr hide caption

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Barbara Newhall Follett was 13 when Knopf published her first book, The House Without Windows, which she had been working on since she was 8. Columbia University Archives hide caption

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