Young, Ernest Avon, 1858-1936 Edit


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  • Young, Ernest Avon, 1858-1936
    1858-04-23 – 1936-03-15 (Usage)


  • Biography/Historical Note

    Born on April, 23, 1858, Ernest Avon Young was a key contributor to dime novel literature and was an avid writer of fiction and detective stories. He began the first detective series that hailed from Boston, Massachusetts, which were all featured in the Boston Globe before book publication. As a local to north-central Massachusetts, little is known about his personal life besides his devotion to writing mysteries.