5 Women Writers We Want On Our Banknotes

5 Women Writers We Want On Our Banknotes

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Britain have just unveiled their £10 note featuring the wonderful Jane Austen, who, 200 years after her death, is still charming readers worldwide. We’ve put together a list of the top five literary ladies we’d love to see grace the faces of America’s banknotes!   1. Dr. Toni Morrison   Image Courtesy of Encyclopedia Britannica    Pioneer author and activist Toni Morrison is first on our list. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, the Pulitzer Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Morrison is an icon, an expert in her field, and one of America’s most revered writers.    Born on February …