Janet Frame

 

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: New Zealand acclaimed novelist whose 11 novels, five short story collections, a poetry collection and her autobiography have received numerous awards, among them the Prime Minister's Award for Literary Achievement, and whose best known titles include Owls Do Cry, Living in the Maniototo and an Angel at My Table.

 

 

Cause of Death: Leukemia

 

Born: August 28, 1924

 

Died: January 29, 2004

 

Location: Dunedin, New Zealand