The Author to Her Book
by Anne Bradstreet
The Author to Her Book: Mother and Child Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Author to Her Book? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
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?
It has no father
Q. What phrase does the speaker use to describe her book?
She, alas, is poor
Less wise than true
Q. What does the speaker feel towards her book?
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