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The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

  

by Isabel Allende

Discussion & Essay Questions

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Sample of Discussion & Essay Questions


  1. Esteban Trueba’s first-person narration is a significant departure in tone from Alba’s third-person omniscient narration. How does Esteban's first-person narration affect the development of his character?