49 pages 1 hour read

Isabel Allende


Fiction | Novel | Adult | Published in 2005

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Essay Topics


How does Diego’s dual heritage shape his identity?


What are the five basic virtues of okahué? Why are they important, and how does the protagonist display each of them throughout the narrative?


Both Bernardo and Moncada are foils to Diego, yet both are very unlike each other. How is this possible? Contrast the ways in which each is a foil to the protagonist.