After the war was over, Anne’s diary was published and written in 67 different languages and over 30 million copies were sold. When she was hiding in the annex, even on the warmest days, she couldn’t go outside and play, so instead she sat down and wrote in her diary. Just from writing in her diary about what it was like in the annex, to not being able to go outside and play, made people look at the world differently than they did before they read her diary. Anne Frank’s diary had changed people’s perspective on how they look at the
“Mommy is gone and the kitchen is covered with red paint,” four year old Lillian Risch said after discovering that her mother, Joan Carolyn Risch had mysteriously disappeared from their home in Lincoln, Massachusetts. The ‘red paint’ turned out to be blood matching Risch’s specific blood type, introducing a whole series of questions into the minds of investigators from all centuries. To this day, the case remains unsolved, but there are three main theories on what actually happened on that melancholy, leery afternoon. This disturbing case could be perceived in three different ways: Joan Risch was secretly a troubled woman who faked her disappearance and fled home, she was brutally killed in an accident on a construction site near her home, or Risch simply suffered an abduction that will never be avenged. One theory on this compelling case assumes that Joan Risch actually faked her own disappearance.
Black Cat Crossing is the first book in the A Bad Luck Cat Mystery. Sabrina Tate has quit her job and has moved to Lavender, Texas to take care of her Aunt Rowena, who is recovering from a bad fall. Rowe owns several little cabins that she rents out to vacationers. Sabrina is is having a cup of coffee at the Hot Stuff Coffee Shop, and working on a book she is writing, when Thomas Cortez, her aunt 's handyman, comes in bleeding from his arm. The cut was a result of a black cat taking a swipe at him.
Firstly, in the book, Julia and Helen are twins; however, in the movie, Julia is five years older. Secondly, when Julia dies, she has a matchbox in her left hand and a charred stump of a match in her right hand in the book. Yet in the movie, she does not have anything in her hands. In the book, Holmes says, "Very sorry to knock you up, Watson," when he wakes Watson up. Yet in the movie, Holmes just says, "Rise Watson."
One major theme is “Words are important and that you should be careful how you use them.” In the beginning of the story Liesel mentions that she was at a boarding house when she first heard the word communist. -(pg 31) “At one boarding house, there was a healthier woman who tried to teach children to write using charcoal on the wall. Liesel was tempted to ask her the meaning, but it never eventuated. One day, that woman was taken away
In the novel, Miss Brent is writing in an empty journal about how General Macarthur is dead. Suddenly, she writes how she knows the killer’s name, and after that, she states the killer’s name. Soon after, she thinks to herself about how she just wrote that. The author writes a thought addressed to Miss Brent: “Did I write that? Did I?
Mattie deals with death and loss in this book. When People in Mattie’s family died she has to learn to live on her own.This story suggest that you have to suffer to get things you want. In this book Mattie had to lose people for her to become more responsible which allowed her to take over the coffee house on her own. In the beginning of this book on page 13 when polly died. Mattie wanted to go to polly’s funeral but her mother would not allow her to go.
Chasity couldn’t remember what she was running from, other than bumping her head and her vision being distorted. Her mother then took her inside their old white house with its shingles falling off and into the kitchen to get her cleaned up. In the house lived Chasity, her mother, her uncle Dave, and her grandparents. Chasity is thirteen years old and was born with a twin sister. She was told that her sister 's name was Lilly and that she died after birth.
The story starts off with the daughter sewing in her room, and she smells the smoke from downstairs, she has a flashback to her mother’s past. She told the story of how her mother met her first husband when she was in the Flying Avalons. Her first husband
Black Death Once upon a time a 16 year old girl named,Gabrielle, was in history class once the bell rang she walked out and vanished out of the blue. Gabrielle was in a great sleep she woke up on a dirt floor house with holes in ceiling. A lady walks and says, “We have run away!” Gabrielle says in a scared voice “Where am I.” The lady said “Your in the Black Death, now c’mon we have run away.” Gabrielle runs out with the lady. The lady stops out of nowhere and screams at the top of her lungs. Gabrielle looks at her next to a wrinkled man on the floor with black spots.
She gave the sketches one final, disgusted glance before sweeping them all into the wastebasket next to her desk. Her phone dinged. She picked it up and looked at the text. It was a picture from her best friend Catalina with the tagline ‘my halloween costume.’ Cat was going as the periodic table of the elements, with each element neatly painted on a black jumpsuit. The picture