Roald Dahl Stamps. Matilda was the very first official chapter book that I read. I couldn't wait to read it. I started reading as soon as it was purchased and kept running into people while walking out of the store.
Wilde (1997) | http://www.getgrandmovies.top/movies/24276-wilde | The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred Douglas, nicknamed Bosie. After legal action instigated by Bosie's father, Wilde refused to flee the country and was sentenced to to two years at hard labour
USA, 1958. Noah Webster, Jr. (1758-1843), was an American lexicographer, textbook pioneer, English-language spelling reformer, political writer, editor and prolific author. He has been called the "Father of American Scholarship and Education". His blue-backed speller books taught five generations of American children how to spell and read, secularizing their education.