A House Called Awful End Book Summary and Study Guide

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Eddie's parents are sick and the doctor has them doing some unusual things to get better. Eddie is sent to stay with an Aunt while his parents recover. This Aunt is as crazy as they come. His Aunt carries around a stuffed stout that she believes is real. She thinks Eddie should try acting and suggests acting as an orphan. This lands him in an orphanage called St. Horrids Ophanage.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   humorous Time/era of story    -   2000+ (Present Day) Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Age 7-10 Parents/lack of parents problem?    -   orphan story

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   a kid Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   very gullible, like Gomer Pyle

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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