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Alicia and her aunt, or, Think before you speak

Barbara Wreaks Hoole Hofland

Alicia and her aunt, or, Think before you speak

a tale for young persons

by Barbara Wreaks Hoole Hofland

  • 300 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Printed for A. K. Newman and Co. Leadenhall-Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Children"s stories, English

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThink before you speak
    The Physical Object
    Pagination171 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14964214M

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National Emergency Library. Top Full text of "Alicia and her aunt; or, Think before you speak, a tale for young persons" See other formats. The Son of a Genius was her fourth book for children, first appearing inonly two years after her marriage.

Given that the work is so contemptuous of an irresponsible 'genius' who so resembles Thomas Hofland, one can only speculate that Barbara's husband must either never have read the book, have been very thick-skinned, or perhaps regard himself as immune from such accusations.

Desi becomes attached to a baby named Alicia. Toward the end of the book, Baby Alicia gets sick and dies. Afterwards, Desi becomes closer to her own mother, who she never was close to before. This was a great book.

It was sad, but I liked it. I think other kids should read it.4/5. Her dad, her mom, her 2 brother,her sister Her dads hair is like a broom all up in the air, her moms hair is like little rosettes like candy circles all curly & pretty her brothers thick & straight her.

Get this from a library. Alicia and her aunt, or, Think before you speak. [Hofland, Mrs.]. Meanwhile, Vanessa, the spurned wife, lives with her artist Aunt Charlotte (a great character), is boozing heavily, and is about to lose her job at Saks.

She’s stalking Nellie, determined to prevent the marriage at all costs. Since you know there’s got to be more to it than this, the fun is in trying to figure it out before they tell you. Alicia and her aunt; or, Think before you speak, a tale for young persons. By Author: Mrs.

(Barbara) Hofland. Alicia Cook's creativity never ceases to amaze me. She first shook up poetry in Stuff I've Been Feeling Lately, by coordinating music with each I Hope My Voice Doesn't Skip, she shakes it up once is taking poetry to new levels with every book release, setting the bar higher and higher for every writer out there.4/5.

Main Alicia. Alicia Matthews Laura. Year: Language: english. File: speak bed morning thank knew uncle lips sister smile dean ride girl carriage cottage bonnet regarded Post a Review You can write a book review and share your experiences.

Other readers will always be. Her first story, The History of an Officer's Widow (), earned her £6 from John Harris, a London publisher. One of her many popular books (as Mrs. Hofland) was The Blind Farmer and His Children (). Her most popular children's book was The Son of a Genius, about an impulsive artist, which may contain autobiographical elements.

The House on Mango Street Quotes. By Sandra Cisneros. holding you and you feel safe, is the warm smell of bread before you bake it, is the smell when she makes room for you on her side of the bed still warm with her skin, and you sleep near her, the rain outside falling and Papa snoring.

Divisions between gender are present among the. In a shocking betrayal, Alicia was eight when she was forced to have sex with men at her aunt's bar in Mexico. Aged ten her parents sold her to a. Aunt Lupe is confined to her dirty, yellowing apartment, where Esperanza and her friends work up the nerve to visit her.

Esperanza likes her Aunt Lupe because she listens to her poems and encourages her to keep writing. When Esperanza and her friends get caught making fun of Aunt Lupe and her illness, they feel horrible – and then Lupe dies.

How does Alicia's father treat her efforts to get an education. Esperanza read books to her aunt because she was blind. Lupe tells her writing will keep her free. They had a special connection. Why do you think she left school.

It changed because the monkey left, and it took his people with him. This quiz will test your reading comprehension of the first half of The House on Mango Street.

Think about each question before you answer. When you finish, raise your hand so I can record your score. Alicia Keys - Fallin' (Official Music Video) by aliciakeysVEVO on YouTube The song, "Fallin'," from her debut album, "Songs in A Minor," brought the rewards of .When she is not writing, the author enjoys volunteering with animals, rooting for her favorite sports teams, reading, and playing “awesome aunt” to her nine nieces and nephews.

Please visit her blog at She can also be found on her Alicia Joseph Author Facebook Page and on Twitter @JosephJody Buy Links.