Pearl S. Buck

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Pearl S. Buck
Pearl Buck 1972.jpg
Pearl Buck, ca. 1972.
BornPearl Sydenstricker
26 Juin 1892(1892-06-26)
Hillsboro, Wast Virginie, U.S.
Dee'd6 Mairch 1973(1973-03-06) (aged 80)
Danby, Vermont, U.S.
ThriftWriter, Teacher
Notable awairdsPulitzer Prize
Nobel Prize in Leeteratur
SpooseJohn Lossing Buck (1917–1935)
Richard Walsh (1935–1960) till his daith

Pearl S. Buck
Traditional Chinese賽珍珠
Simplified Chinese赛珍珠
Leeteral meaninprecious Pearl Sy'

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (Juin 26, 1892 – Mairch 6, 1973; an aa kent bi her Cheenese name Sai Zhenzhu; Cheenese: ) wis an American writer an novelist. As the dauchter o meesionars, Buck spent maist o her life afore 1934 in Zhenjiang, Cheenae. Her novelle The Good Earth wis the best-sellin feection beuk in the Unitit States in 1931 an 1932 an wan the Pulitzer Prize in 1932. In 1938, she wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Leeteratur "for her rich an truly epic descriptions o peasant life in Cheenae an for her biografical masterpieces".[1] She wis the first American woman tae win the Nobel Prize for Leeteratur.

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