Frances Hodgson Burnett was born on November 24th, 1849.
She wrote A Little Princess and The Secret Garden, which are two of Ms. Bartlett's favourite books.
Madeleine L'Engle was born on November 29th, 1918.
She is the author of the A Wrinkle in Time series, which includes A Swiftly Tilting Planet, and Troubling a Star, as well as almost 20 other books.
Lucy Maud (L. M.) Montgomery was born on November 30th, 1874.
Her most famous novel is Anne of Green Gables, but she also wrote many other stories and novels, including Emily of New Moon.