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The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks


by E. Lockhart

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What's the purpose of Frankie's pranks, according to her? -> Social criticism
2. Is Frankie fully matured at the beginning of the novel? -> No, he still cries at the slightest provocation
3. Why does Frankie pull of a prank that involves putting bras on all the statues and paintings? -> Because Matthew really likes her boobs
4. What does Frankie feel like after she delivers a verbal lashing to Porter? -> A monster
5. When does Frankie feel like she's finally involved in her life and happy? -> When she plans all the pranks