E. H. Young entry: Overview screen.
21 March 1880
Emily Hilda Young was born at Whitley
, the middle one among seven children.
By 20 June 1910
EHY published her first novel, A Corn of Wheat
, with Heinemann
: the only one of her books not to be re-issued in the USA.
By 30 April 1925
EHY changed her publisher to Jonathan Cape
for her next novel, William
, which ten years later appeared as one of the first ten titles under the new Penguin
By 25 July 1947
EHY's last novel, Chatterton Square
, appeared after many years of gruelling work on it.