- Creole Holiday
- Phyllis A. Whitney
- 11 January 2017 Phyllis A. Whitney
Laure Is The Daughter Of The Great Shakespearean Actor Of The 1890s, Jules Beaudine, But She Has Been Raised In The Home Of Her Straightlaced Aunt Judith When Her Father S Company Is Playing In New York, Laure Ambushes Him In His Dressing Room, To Tell Him That She S An Adult And Wants To Live On Her Own To Defuse The Situation, Jules Takes Laure With Him On Holiday To New Orleans There She Gets To Know Her Creole Grandmother And Spends A Great Deal Of Time Visiting With Her In The Old French Quarter In The Gracious Southern Home Of Her Father S Friends, Laure Meets Cole Drummond.
Phyllis Ayame Whitney 1903 2008 was an American mystery writer Rare for her genre, she wrote mysteries for both the juvenile and the adult markets, many of which feature exotic locations A review in The New York Times once dubbed her The Queen of the American Gothics.She was born in Japan to American parents and spent her early years in Asia Whitney wrote than seventy novels In 1961