Laurie Halse Anderson Essay Topics

Journal on “Hands” by Sherwood Anderson

The short story, Hands, which was written by Sherwood Anderson, basically revolves around Wing Biddlebaum, who is the main character of the story, and his struggles to cure his seemingly “uncontrollable hands. ” In the story, Wing is portrayed as a middle-aged and nearly bald man who lives alone in his home. His only friend… View Article

High School and Republic High Books

Ms. P Andy Lau Argumentative Essay Censorship is the government is control the media, censorship can used to control or protect people. Some groups feel that books with objectionable material should be censored for many different reasons,such as sexual content,against a religion ,bad language,racism violence. I believe that books shouldn’t be censored because we have… View Article

Comparison of Matilda Cook in Fever 1793

Mattie’s Life and Changes In Fever 1793, by Laurie Halse Anderson, sixteen year old Matilda (or Mattie) Cook changes dramatically over the course of the book. In the beginning, she is portrayed to be a young selfish girl who was always too lazy to work. By the end of the book, she is shown to… View Article