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Mary Caraker

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Mary Caraker

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Full Name: Mary Lumijarvi Caraker
Born: September 19, 1929
Astoria, Oregon, USA


Born in 1929, Mary Jane Lumijarvi is the granddaughter of Finnish immigrants who settled near Astoria, Oregon. She grew up in a rural Finnish-American community, and attended Willamette University, the University of Oregon, and San Francisco State University. She holds a BA and an MA degree in English Literature.

Mary was married in 1957 to Edward Emmett Caraker, and was widowed in 1989. She has taught in secondary schools, and now works as a freelance writer.

She is most often anthologized as a science fiction writer. She lives in California.

Works in the WWEnd Database

 Non Series Works


 Seven Worlds

 1. (1986)
 2. (1989)