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The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits


by Isabel Allende

The House of the Spirits: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The extended family portrayed in The House of the Spirits serves as a microcosm of ___ as a whole. -> Society
2. The idea of using ____ to better understand the present and to prepare for a future is a theme of this novel as a microcosm of ___ as a whole. -> Future
3. People have different recollections of the same events, and those recollections may change over time. Which theme is this? -> Memory and the Past
4. Clara begins to record trivialities during her period of muteness. Which theme is this? -> Society and Class
5. Alba's survival is an example of -> Mutiny