Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Sylvia Jukes Morris was born and educated in England where she taught English literature before immigrating to America. She has written several biographies including her most recent book "Edith Kermit Roosevelt: Portrait of a First Lady" (Modern Library, 2001). Morris lives with her husband, writer Edmund Morris, in New York and Washington, D.C.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Sylvia Jukes Morris