6964314__Stella_Street__Revised

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45+47 Stella Street 1 Running head: 45+47 STELLA STREET AND EVERYTHING THAT HAPPENED 45+47 Stella Street and Everything that Happened by Elizabeth Honey [Author’s Name] [Institution’s Name]
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45+47 Stella Street 2 45+47 Stella Street and Everything that Happened by Elizabeth Honey Thesis Statement Children’s curiosity is one of the mysteries of the modern age. It is generally conceded to be a universal aspect of childhood, but just what it means is a matter of contradictory beliefs. The Review 45+47 Stella Street and Everything that Happened by Elizabeth Honey is an Australian import narrated by 12-year-old Henni Octon in which life on Stella Street has been good for Henni and her friends - until the Phonies moved in. As following excerpt form the book simply depicts the happiest stature of the Henni: Hi I’m Henni I’m High I’m Henni I’m High I’m Henni I’m High Hi I am the tallest girl in our school. I’m not the oldest nor the cleverest or the prettiest or the funniest I am sure I am the tallest which no body can deny. (Honey, Elizabeth 2000) The Phonies crab about everything! But Henni notices something strange about the Phonies and their satellite dish and
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45+47 Stella Street 3 one day, she finds a book in the library: "The hairs on my legs prickled. I burst into a cold sweat. My heart went boom, boom, boom and my brain said, 'We're onto something here girl!'" Oddly this same turbulent view of child fantasy can be said to be implicit in the Freudian view of the child’s fantasy life as a rearguard of pleasure-oriented compensation for the fallibilities of life’s libidinal milestones. It is perhaps not surprising, therefore, that many academic social scientists have
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