John Habberton

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General Information

Name: John Habberton

Pen Name: None


Born: 1842 in Brooklyn, New York

Died: 1921

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Mr. Habberton lived in Illinois from 8 years of age until he was seventeen.

Biographical and Professional Information

John Habberton was an American author. He spent nearly twenty years as the literary and drama critic for the New York Herald, but he is best known for his stories about early California life, many of which were collected in his 1880 book Romance of California Life:

Published Works

  • Helen's babies, Nabu Press , 2010
  • The worst boy in town, Nabu Press, 2010
  • Caleb Wright: A Story of the West , Nabu Press, 2010
  • Brueton's Bayou, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Short Story Classics (American), Nabu Press, 2010
  • Who Was Paul Grayson?, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Country Luck, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Little Guzzy and other stories, Nabu Press, 2010
  • A Lucky Lover, General Books LLC, 2010
  • The Barton Experiment , General Books LLC, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Helen's babies

ISBN: 1171743203
Release Date: 2010-09-08

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The worst boy in town

ISBN: 1172404836
Release Date: 2010-09-11

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Caleb Wright: A Story of the West

ISBN: 1148222987
Release Date: 2010-03-31

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Little Guzzy and other stories

ISBN: 1177523000
Release Date: 2010-08-20

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

John Habberton on WorldCat

John Habberton on Amazon


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