Carol Shields

 

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: novelist and poet who wrote the 1993 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Stone Diaries, who was known for her novels and stories about ordinary people in everyday situations like A Fairly Conventional Woman and Happenstance.

 

 

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

 

Born: June 2, 1935

 

Died: July 16, 2003

 

Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada