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Alaskan Dad Challenges Allende’s “House of the Spirits”

Filed under  by Amanda Toering — 03/28/2005 @ 1:39 pm

An Anchorage man is challenging a school district’s decision to include Isabel Allende’s “House of the Spirits” in his son’s AP English class. The man’s 17-year-old son was disturbed by the novel’s magical realism, including the main character’s ability to levitate.

From the Anchorage Daily News (via Blog of a Bookslut).


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