3 July 1912
Elizabeth Coles (later ET) was born at 71 Wantage Road
, in Berkshire
, a town where both of her parents' families lived. She was the elder of two children; the other was a younger brother.
By June 1957
ET published Angel
, a novel about the career of a best-selling novelist, a fantasy-dweller in flight from actuality.
19 November 1975
ET died of cancer at her home in Penn
; her husband
outlived her, and married again.
By September 1976
The year following ET's death, her husband
posthumously published Blaming
. She had known that this would be her last novel.