Elwyn Brooks White was an American writer. For more than fifty years, he was a contributor to The New Yorker magazine. He was also a co-author of the English language style guide The Elements of Style. He wrote books for children. Charlotte’s Web came in first in their poll of the top one hundred children’s novels.
✦ His friends and family called him Andy for most of his life.
✦ For Harper’s magazine, he wrote essays about rural life.