Author: Anya Seton, Genre: Fiction, Total Page: 609, Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ISBN: 9780544222885

John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford, Chaucer's sister-in-law, fall in love in the 14th century.

Author: Darlene Donloe, Genre: Biography & Autobiography, Total Page: 196, Publisher: Holloway House Publishing, ISBN: 0870677756

Dancer, Choreographer

Author: Katherine Anne Porter, Genre: Biography & Autobiography, Total Page: 722, Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press, ISBN: 0871134535

Selected letters between Porter and fellow writers trace her development as a writer and reveal her outlook on life

Author: Joyce Aschenbrenner, Genre: Performing Arts, Total Page: 316, Publisher: University of Illinois Press, ISBN: 0252027590

She believes that dancing involves the development of an entire person and that the rituals and traditions of dance are integral to the study of culture. Throughout her career she has been a living model of the socially responsible artist working to wet cultural appetites and combat social injustice. Building on Dunham's published memoirs. A Touch of Innocence and Island Possessed. Joyce Aschenbrenner's multifaceted portrait blends personal observations based on her own interactions with Dunham, archival documents, and interviews with Dunham's colleagues, students, and members of the Katherine Dunham Dance Company. Integrating these sources, Aschenbrenner characterizes the social, familial, and cultural environment of Dunham's upbringing and the intellectual and artistic community she embraced at the University of Chicago that laid the groundwork for her development as a dancer, anthropologist, and humanitarian.

Author: Harry John Mooney, Genre: Literary Criticism, Total Page: 60, Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre, ISBN: 9780822973980

One of the earliest, and still one of the most perceptive analyses of Katherine Anne Porter, it gives careful interpretation of the style and intent of Porter’s work from 1935 through the publication and critical reception of Ship of Fools.

Author: Jennifer Blanchard, Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines, Total Page: 106, Publisher: Walch Publishing, ISBN: 0825141346

Author: Ernest Temple Thurston, Genre: , Total Page: 356, Publisher: , ISBN: HARVARD:HNP1MM

Author: Boden Clarke, Genre: Fantasy fiction, American, Total Page: 128, Publisher: Wildside Press LLC, ISBN: 9780893704865

An annotated bibliography of the writings of fantasy writer Katherine Kurtz, with an interview of Kurtz by Robert Reginald and Jeffrey M. Elliot. Complete with index.

Author: Joanna Dee Das, Genre: Biography & Autobiography, Total Page: 289, Publisher: Oxford University Press, ISBN: 9780190264871

This biography of American dancer and choreographer Katherine Dunham draws upon a vast, never-utilized archival record to show how she was more than a dancer and anthropologist, but also an intellectual and activist.

Author: M. M. Eboch, Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction, Total Page: 24, Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing, ISBN: 9781731616371

Book Features: • 24 pages, 10 inches x 8 inches • Ages 6-9, Grades 1-3 leveled readers • Simple, easy-to-read pages with illustrations • Features vocabulary and comprehension and extension activities • Includes reading tips, a timeline, and a glossary The Magic Of Reading: Prepare to take off into a reading adventure that is out of this world with Women in Science and Technology: Katherine Johnson—a 24-page biography of the NASA mathematician who helped launch some of the first space flights. Hands-On Reading Adventure: The first launch into space was nothing short of extraordinary, and neither was NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson. Follow along on Katherine's journey, paving the way for the first flights and exploration into space. Features: More than just an exciting book about space exploration, this kids book also includes a vocabulary list, reading tips for interaction and engagement, and extension and comprehension activities. A glossary and timeline are also included. Leveled Books: Vibrant illustrations and leveled text work together to engage readers and promote reading comprehension skills. This leveled book engages 1st—3rd graders through new vocabulary and high-interest topics like space exploration. Why Rourke Educational Media: Since 1980, Rourke Publishing Company has specialized in publishing engaging and diverse non-fiction and fiction books for children in a wide range of subjects that support reading success on a level that has no limits.