The life of Wodehouse
Pelham "Plum" Grenville Wodehouse
How much Money?
His first appearance
Wodehouse started writing in newspaper articles at The Globe.
He has a whole collection of books on Jeeves and Wooster.
Lots and lots of books!
Wodehouse has written almost 200 books, short stories, song lyrics, and plays. He is most famous for his Blandings Castle and Jeeves series.
Right Ho, Jeeves!
His first break was at the Saturday Evening Post for his artical called Something New.
Wodehouse married Ethel Wayman in 1914 and began writing for England and The United States.
A Lifetime of Writing
Wodehouse continued to write novels until he died in 1975 from a heart attack.
- There is only one cure for gray hair. It was invented by a Frenchman. It is called the guillotine.
- Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers. Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the ladder and writes novels.
- I just sit at a typewriter and curse a bit.