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Tarkington, Booth

Syllabification: Tar·king·ton, Booth
Pronunciation: /ˈtärkiNGtən
 
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Definition of Tarkington, Booth in English:

( 1869–1946), US writer; full name Newton Booth Tarkington. His novels include The Magnificent Ambersons (1918) and Alice Adams (1921). He is also known for his young adult novels such as Penrod (1914) and Seventeen (1916).

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