Laurie Halse Anderson Questions and Answers

Laurie Halse Anderson

The section of text that focuses on the statue of King George can be found in chapter 20. The Continental Congress has declared independence from Great Britain, and the Patriots are ecstatic. Part...

Latest answer posted April 11, 2020, 1:14 am (UTC)

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Laurie Halse Anderson

The King George statue is symbolic of Great Britain's ruling power over the colonies. The statue is a big "golden" statue of King George riding a horse. It is an incredibly powerful-seeming statue...

Latest answer posted April 11, 2020, 1:27 am (UTC)

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Laurie Halse Anderson

Ashes continues and concludes the story of two African American sisters, Isabel and Ruth, in Revolutionary-era North America. As the sisters’ quest for freedom roughly parallels the new country’s...

Latest answer posted October 31, 2019, 11:30 pm (UTC)

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Laurie Halse Anderson

The two sides in the Revolutionary War—the Loyalists, who want America to remain a part of the British Empire, and the Patriots, who want America to be an independent country—are constantly at each...

Latest answer posted April 7, 2020, 11:42 am (UTC)

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Laurie Halse Anderson

Forge is the second book of a series written by Laurie Halse Anderson. The first in the series is Chains. The first book centered around Isabel and her friend Curzon. In Forge the two have gained...

Latest answer posted October 13, 2014, 5:53 pm (UTC)

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