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The Author to Her Book

The Author to Her Book


by Anne Bradstreet

The Author to Her Book: Mother and Child Quiz

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Q. Where did the book go after it was born?

Straight to the printing press
It went to the ICU
It remained by the speaker’s side
It was never born
Q. Who is the book’s father?

Frank Bradstreet
Michael Jordan
Anne Bradstreet
It has no father
Q. What phrase does the speaker use to describe her book?

She, alas, is poor
Less wise than true
Rambling brat
Home-spun cloth
Q. What does the speaker feel towards her book?

Intense anger
Q. Why did the speaker send the book away?

Because she felt it was awesome
She doesn’t say why
Because she hated it
Because she was poor