Vincent, as Edna St. Vincent Millay was called by her family and friends, was raised in poverty in rural Maine where she was often the sole caretaker of her two younger sisters. A creative girl from the very beginning of her life, Vincent always found time for writing, acting, signing, and playing piano. She became a sensation in adulthood, bewitching audiences with her words, voice, and luminous appearance. Follow her story here from her birth in 1892 to her death in 1950. Complete with black & white photos, timeline, notes and index. Ages 10 and up. Hardcover. 208 pgs.