While both authors wrote plot twist endings, O. Henry stories were ... His final
work was "Dream", a short story intended for the magazine ...
In the first decade of the twentieth century, O. Henry was the most popular short-
story writer in the United States. By 1920, nearly five million copies of his books ...
Feb 28, 2011 ... During his time in prison O. Henry started to write short stories to earn money to
support his daughter Margaret. In prison his first work, ...
Apr 9, 2016 ... In The Last Leaf by O. Henry we have the theme of commitment, sacrifice,
friendship, compassion, hope and dedication. Set in the first decade ...
O. Henry (1862 - 1910) was born under the name William Sydney Porter in
Greensboro, North Carolina in 1862. This Amercian Short Story writer has a rich ...
While in prison O. Henry started to write short stories to earn money to support his
daughter Margaret. His first work, Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking (1899), ...
Sep 11, 2012 ... Today is the 150th anniversary of the birth of the short story writer O. Henry. He
was born William Sydney Porter in Greensboro North Carolina ...
List of the short stories of O. Henry with summaries and links for online reading.
Jul 10, 2015 ... This lesson covers O. Henry's famous short story, ''The Gift of the Magi''. We'll
cover the story's plot, analyze some of its major themes, and...
O. Henry, pseudonym of William Sydney Porter (1862-1910), noted American
author of hundreds of short stories including "The Ransom of Red Chief" (1910),