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My Antonia


He frowned at this a moment, then prefixed another word, making it "My Antonia."
Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  pioneer life on the Nebraska prairie is presented in what is generally considered Willa Cather’s greatest novel (1918)
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Notes:
The final book of the "Prairie Trilogy."  Preceded by O Pioneers! and The Song of the Lark.

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  • He frowned at this a moment, then prefixed another word, making it "My Antonia."
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • ’Yulka,’ he said in a low, despairing voice, ’Yulka; my Antonia!’
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • He placed this book in my grandmother’s hands, looked at her entreatingly, and said, with an earnestness which I shall never forget, ’Te-e-ach, te-e-ach my Antonia!’
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • My Antonia — Willa Cather INTRODUCTION LAST summer I happened to be crossing the plains of Iowa in a season of intense heat, and it was my good fortune to have for a traveling companion James Quayle Burden—Jim Burden, as we still call him in the West.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia

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  • Her warm, sweet face, her kind arms, and the true heart in her; she was, oh, she was still my Antonia!
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • My Antonia, that had so much good in her, had come home disgraced.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • Whenever I saw her come up the furrow, shouting to her beasts, sunburned, sweaty, her dress open at the neck, and her throat and chest dust-plastered, I used to think of the tone in which poor Mr. Shimerda, who could say so little, yet managed to say so much when he exclaimed, ’My Antonia!’
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
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Associated words [difficulty]:   My Antonia , Willa Cather [9] , Jane Eyre [4] , Heart of Darkness [5] , Moby-Dick [5] , Pride and Prejudice [5] , Robinson Crusoe [6] , The Catcher in the Rye [6] , The Count of Monte Cristo [6] , The Three Musketeers [6] , Anna Karenina [7] , Doctor Zhivago [7] , Great Expectations [7] , Gulliver’s Travels [7] , Little Women [7] , Lolita (the novel) [7] , Middlemarch [7] , Paradise Lost [7] , The Grapes of Wrath [7] , The Joy Luck Club [7] , A Tale of Two Cities [8] , Adventures of Huckleberry Finn [8] , Crime and Punishment [8] , Les Misérables [8] , Lord of the Flies [8] , Madame Bovary [8] , Mrs. Dalloway [8] , Of Mice and Men [8] , Pygmalion [8] , Rip Van Winkle [8] , Sense and Sensibility [8] , Slaughterhouse-Five [8] , The Brothers Karamazov [8] , The Color Purple [8] , The Great Gatsby [8] , The Hunchback of Notre Dame [8] , The Last of the Mohicans [8] , The Metamorphosis [8] , The Old Man and the Sea [8] , The Scarlet Letter [8] , Uncle Tom’s Cabin [8] , Wuthering Heights [8] , Animal Farm [9] , Bleak House [9] , Canterbury Tales [9] , One Hundred Years of Solitude [9] , The Adventures of Tom Sawyer [9] , The Call of the Wild [9] , The Sound and the Fury [9] , The Sun Also Rises [9] , The War of the Worlds [9]
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