Stylistic Analysis Of My Two Blankets

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The children’s award-winning picture book “My two blankets” is an uplifting and encouraging story about Cartwheel, a young girl feeling sad and isolated after arriving in a new country and her ‘old blanket’ which provides happy memories and security. The dialogue of the main character, Cartwheel, naturally highlighted her emotions and confusion as to who she was. However, the meeting of another girl provides Cartwheel with an opportunity to ease the loneliness and learn a new language. The repetition that everything was ‘strange’ and words felt like a ‘cold waterfall’ added music in the language and strength to Cartwheels feelings of sadness and isolation which established a pattern of returning to her ‘old blanket’ comforting memories of
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