Individual Author Record
Name: Jessica Nelson North MacDonaldPen Name: None Genre: Audience: Children; Born: September 7, 1891 in Madison, Wisconsin Died: June 3, 1988 in Downers Grove, Illinois
-- Jessica Nelson North MacDonald on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=jessica+nelson+north+macdonald
Illinois ConnectionWent on to graduate school at the University of Chicago. During college, North was the president of the University of Chicago Poetry Club and was the editor of the Adelphean and the History of Alpha Delta Pi.
Biographical and Professional InformationJessica Nelson North MacDonald was an American author, poet and editor. She graduated from the University of Chicago. During college, North was the president of the University of Chicago Poetry Club and was the editor of the ''Adelphean'' and the ''History of Alpha Delta Pi.'' She was Sterling North's older sister and is one of the major characters portrayed her brother's well-known book, ''Rascal'', which was set when she was 25. North married Reed Inness MacDonald on June 11, 1921.She published her first novel, Arden Acres, in 1935. The story is set in fictional Arden Acres, Illinois.
- The Prayer Rug, W. Ransom , 1923
- The Long Leash, Houghton Mifflin Co, 1928
- Arden Acres, Harcourt Brace & Co., 1935
- The Giant's Shoe, Rand McNally, 1967
- Miss Missouri
- The Pocket