The novelist Maria Susanna died at the age of 39. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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An American writer of romance novels and young women’s fiction, she is particularly known for The Lamplighter, a bestselling 1854 novel. Her other works include Haunted Hearts, Around Mull, and Mabel Vaughan.
She was the Massachusetts-born daughter of David Cummins and Maria F. Kittredge.