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Literary Scavenger
Hunt By Cassie Davey Name two plays by Arthur Miller. Give a one-sentence description of each. Who is the narrator of Mary Shelley's epistolary novel Frankenstein? What is the basic conflict in this story? How many chairs did Henry David Thoreau have in his house on Walden Pond and what was each one for? Name three classic American novels that were banned and the date they were first banned. Name two novels by Ernest Hemingway. When were they were published? In which chapters do you find the two famous death scenes in Uncle Tom's Cabin? Who dies in each scene? Two of Arthur s plays he wrote are "The Man Who Had All the Luck" and "A Memory of Two Mondays". Arthur s play "The Man Who Had All the Luck" was about a man who gets lucky all the time but in the end its a disaster. "A Memory of Two Mondays" is about a group of workers earning their livings in a Brooklyn automobile parts warehouse during the Great Depression in the 1930s. In the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, the narrator is Robert Walton. The conflict in this story is when Elizabeth Lavenza is murdered the night of her wedding to Victor Frankenstein, you can find this in Chapter 23. Ernest Hemingway has writen many books, two of them are Across The River Into The Trees published in the year 1950 and Death In The Afternoon published in 1990. Catch 22 (1961) by Joseph Heller, this book was banned in Strongsville, Ohio in 1972 do to the inappropriate language.
Catcher In The Rye (1951) by J.D. Salinger, Catcher in the rye was banned in 1981 for being the most cencored book. this book contaned sexual things as well as vulgar language.
Grapes of Wrath (1939) by John Steinbeck was banned in Kansas and Oklahoma after it was out for 4 months do to bad language. The two famous deaths in Uncle Toms Cabin can be found one chapter 26 and 28. on chapter 26 Eva dies and on chapter 28 St. Clare dies. Where does a symbol of God appear in The Great Gatsby? Who wrote 1984? What is the protagonist's greatest fear? Who wrote Travels with Charlie? Describe Charlie. who wrote Lord of the Flies? Briefly describe the setting and theme. Works cited page

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"Book Snob." Book Snob. N.p., n.d. Web. 31 Jan. 2013. Travels with Charley was written by John Steinbeck. this story is based on his experience driving across the country with his dog Charley. charlie is a farley silent poodle. "Travels With Charley." Travels With Charley. N.p., n.d. Web. 31 Jan. 2013. Lord of the Flies was written by William Golding.
Some themes in the story is primitivity, innocence, and fear. The setting starts on a plane crashing. "Book Snob." Book Snob. N.p., n.d. Web. 31 Jan. 2013.
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