16 September 1846
AK was born Annie Bonus at Stratford
(now in East London
), the youngest of twelve children.
By November 7 1863
By seventeen years of age, AK (as 'A. Bonus') had published her first novel, Beatrice; a Tale of the Early Christians
. She received a payment of two guineas for the work.
By 27 October 1888
The most popular of AK's posthumous publications edited by Edward Maitland
, and the last to bear her preface, was issued by George Redway in London
: Dreams and Dream Stories