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Unformatted text preview: The House of Sand and Fog: Kathy Nicolo is forced to leave her house because of some tax mistake the county made. Sheriff Lester Burdon is a married man who finds himself falling for Kathy and become obsessed with helping her get her house back. The Behrani family moves in to the house after they bought it at the auction for only 45,000 dollars. Colonel Behrani is struggling and decides to fix the house up and sell it for a huge profit. Kathy and Lester take this obsession of getting their house back that they both end up in jail. Preparatory- “Beyond myself somewhere I wait for my arrival”. –From the Balcony The novel is in first person point of view. It switches from Kathy’s to colonel Behrani point of view every chapter. House of sand- Colonel Behrani House of fog- Kathy Nicolo Colonel Behrani- works two jobs just so his family can live in Berkeley California. Why? To impress future husbands to their daughter and because they are used to living to wealthy lifestyle so they want to...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2010 for the course IAH 207 taught by Professor Johns during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08