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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer:       No Average Young Boy To say that Tom Sawyer was an average young boy growing up in Illinois would be an understatement. "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", written by Mark Twain is an absolutely enchanting book. Every episode is more exciting than the prior one, which is why this book receives five stars. Set in the old Southwest in an almost poverty stricken shabby village called St. Petersburg. The whole town knows one another, and of course they know each other’s

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    “Welcome” sign greeted me. I could hear the creaking sound of the isolated swings, as if they were demolished by giants. The echoing of the owls calling, “hoot hoot…hoot hoot…,” rocked my heart. “Are you here?” I turned around and saw a young boy with a twisted finger and he was standing still as if he was expecting me. I slowly walked to him and he led me to a road where there were broken trees around me. The road was steep and the park stretched to a far distance. All of a sudden, my

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    Bless me Ultima: The Growing up of a Young Boy Throughout the book Bless me Ultima, Tony, the young main character in the story, lost his innocence when exposed to the harsh world since he learned what life is really like. Ultima is a good witch who tries to guide Tony by teaching him morals and lessons. Narsico is percieved as the town drunk, but is a good person. Tenorio is the demon in this story, as he wants to destroy Ultima. This book is about Tony's experience in adjusting to the

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    The dance is interpreted because the boy is innocent and knows nothing else therefore the abuse seems normal. The drunkenness of his Papa, the mother's ignorance, and the way the child describes his abuse are very clear interpretations of mistreatment in Theodore Roethke's poem "My Papa's Waltz." In the opening of the poem the young boy lets the audience know how he remembers his Papa. He remembers him by "The whiskey on your breath / could make a small boy dizzy" (1-2). The first declara...

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    power over a young boys life. Mothers are sources of comfort and safety for a young boy but it is the father that defines the identity of a young boy, the father bestows manhood on the boy. “A boy learns who he is and what he’s got from a man, or the company of men. He cannot learn it any other place. He cannot learn it from other boys, and he cannot learn it from the world of women. The plan from the beginning of time was that his father would lay the foundation of a young boy’s heart

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    Araby by James Joyce

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    speech or anything related to these things. It is of a more simple matter: whether the young boy in this story is capable of having a deep emotional realization at the conclusion of the story. It is obvious to me via the final sentence, (Araby, 398), that he does not make a startling realization, rather, the narrator, as the boy many years later, looks back on how foolish he was. During most of the story, the boy comes off as extremely immature. So much so that it would be difficult for such a person

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    Faith lost in God

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    Faith Lost In God The book Night by Elie Wiesel, tells a story about a young religious boy who begins to lose his faith in God at such an early age. The book deals with the tragedies as well as the occurrences which has happened during the Holocaust and at the Nazi concentration camps. The young boy named Elie Wiesel deals with the death of his family as well as the painful times during the Holocaust. There are many representations in this book on how Elie Wiesel is shocked with trama at such

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    experiences that can be shared with others”  --rather than what it is.  Jerzy Kosinski’s The Painted Bird describes the disasters that befall a six-year-old boy who is separated from his parents and wanders through the primitive Polish-Soviet borderlands during the war.  Kosinski fails to mention the boy’s name and the names of the towns the boy travels over throughout the text.  This enables the reader to assume that this child could have possibly been any unfortunate youngster during the war.  Kosinski’s

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    Horatio Alger Ragged Dick is a novel written in the 1800’s by Horatio Alger.  It is a story about a young boy named Richard Hunter, also known as Ragged Dick, as he progresses though his childhood.  Ragged Dick is a typical Rags to Riches story where Dick struggles through the hardships of city life, trying to achieve the “American Dream”. As a child, Dick is nothing more than a poor city boy who is trying to earn money on the streets of New York City.  He spends his time shining shoes for working

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    Existentialism in Night

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    sum of his life and all he has accomplished in his life. He is also responsible for all the choices and actions he makes in his life. These types of choices and actions can be seen in the book “Night” by Elie Wiesel. This book is a story about a boy, Wiesel, who is taken to a concentration camp with his family. It follows him and his father through their trials and movement from Auschwitz to Burkenau, and to Buna and how they continue to narrowly escape death. By the end of the story, readers

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