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A. E. Cannon literary manuscripts, approximately 1992-1997

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9262 Series 2

Scope and Contents

Contains manuscripts of various A. E. Cannon works along with revision notes. Included manuscripts are for Cannon's various publications for children and young readers. Materials dated approximately 1992 to 1997.


  • approximately 1992-1997

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the A. E. Cannon papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical History

From the Collection: A. E. Cannon (1956-) is an author in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ann Edwards was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on March 30, 1956. She attended Brigham Young University, where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in English teaching in 1978. In 1985, she graduated with a master's degree in English, also from Brigham Young University. A. E. married Kenneth L. Cannon, with whom she attended university, and they have five children together. A. E. Cannon has published fiction and nonfiction in a variety of regional and national magazines. She has also authored award-winning books for young readers from preschoolers to young adults. Cannon has taught creative writing and children’s literature at Westminster College and Brigham Young University. She previously wrote a column for the Deseret News but now writes for the Salt Lake Tribune. Cannon also leads discussions sponsored by the Utah Humanities Council’s Public Square program. Occasionally, Cannon teaches creative writing classes and works as a bookseller at King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City. Cannon currently resides in Salt Lake City with her husband.


5 folders

1 oversize folder