Sinclair Lewis


“We'd get sick on too many cookies, but ever so much sicker on no cookies at all.” ― Sinclair Lewis


Harry Sinclair Lewis (February 7, 1885 – January 10, 1951) was an American author. In 1930, he became the first author from the U.S. to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature. His works are best known for their perceptive and critical views of American free enterprise and materialism between the world wars. He is also respected for his strong characterizations of modern working women.