Aphra Behn- The first professional woman writer in English.
b. 1640 d. 1689
Biggest books: Oroonoko & The Roover
“There is no sinner like a young saint.”
“Money speaks sense in a language all nations understand.”
“Where there is no novelty, there can be no curiosity.”
I wrote a report about her in high school! Her husband was jailed for sodemy, which I had never heard of so I asked my history teacher…whoops!