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Kate Klise

Author Kate Klise We discovered Kate Klise (from Norwood, Missouri) while researching  Ella Ewing, Missouri's giantess. Kate and her sister wrote a children's book about Ella Ewing. Her book was so inspiring, we had to find out more about her. Read on! Tell me a little about your childhood, where you were born and where you grew up. I was born… Continue reading Kate Klise

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Ella Ewing

Up until age 7, Ella Ewing was a perfectly ordinary farm girl from around La Grange, Missouri.  Then she started to grow.  By the time she was 14 years old, she was over six feet tall.  By 18, she was close to seven feet.  Her ultimate height, which she reached at age 22, is believed… Continue reading Ella Ewing