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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel

There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445


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Angela's Ashes by Frank Mccourt
Angela's Ashes

Heather Whidden, January 1, 2013

Angela's Ashes is one of the most vivid memoir's I have read. It portrays the resilience of young children in severe poverty in the 1900's during World War. It is a daily slice of Irish life that portrays a variety of characters within a family; a story of despair, survival and hope.
The fact that Frank McCourt could recount his childhood with such detail shows tremendous character of heart and soul.
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