Introduce students to famous American authors. Each of the 8 posters in this set looks like a vintage book cover and features the author's most popular works, common themes, and biographical details. Authors include Mark Twain, Edgar Allen Poe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Steinbeck, Willa Cather, Ernest Hemingway and Jack London. Posters measure 11x17". Printed on 10pt cardstock that is coated on one side.