Novelist Evan S. Connell. Jr. has recently died at 88. He is probsbly best known for "Son of the Morning Star", a historical novel about Custer and his
"Last Stand" at Little Bighorn that became a two-part TV movie. He also wrote other works, including "Mrs. Bridge" and "Mr. Bridge" about a Midwestern man and wife. The books became a film starring the legendary real-life married acting team of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward.
Edited by tjoebigham (Fri Jan 11 2013 06:02 AM)