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School Library Month Question of the Day 

Previous Question:  This San Franciscan author was born in 1876, dying just 40 years later in Glen Ellen, California. Brought up in San Francisco in poverty, who is this author of "The Call of the Wild" (1903), "The Sea Wolf" (1904) and "White Fang" (1907)? 

Correct answer:  Jack London - He enrolled at Berkeley College in 1896. But while he studied during the day, he would shovel coal at night to earn a living, leaving him with blisters on his hands so bad he could not pick up a pen to write with. 

New Question:   This author was born in 1911 in Columbus, Mississippi and died in New York in 1983.  His most famous works include “A Streetcar Named Desire” and “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”.  Who is this American author?