A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. Cane River Lalita Tademy. Transform this Plot Summary into a Study Guide. In writing the book, she traveled back and forth from her home in California to Louisiana where she interviewed family members and local historians and pored over old letters, census records, and other documentation.
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Children of the River is a young adult novel by Linda Crew published in It follows the story of a young girl who moves to a town to escape from the war in Cambodia. She then finds herself talking to an American White boy Jonathan McKinnon, which is forbidden in her culture. Sundara's childhood includes a boy named Chamroeun, described as charming and a smart boy. Chamroeun and Sundara's parents joke that they will one day be married. Sundara falls in love with Chamroeun, but Chamroeun goes to fight in the war as a soldier, right before Sundara leaves to go to her uncle and aunt's house. When Sundara is at her aunt and uncle's house she flees from Cambodia with her aunt, Soka, her grandma, and her uncle, Naro, to escape from Khmer Rouge.
The story features the adventures of young Charlie Bucket inside the chocolate factory of eccentric chocolatier Willy Wonka. Knopf, Inc. Dahl had also planned to write a third book in the series but never finished it. The story was originally inspired by Roald Dahl's experience of chocolate companies during his schooldays. Cadbury would often send test packages to the schoolchildren in exchange for their opinions on the new products.
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