Alicia Parlette

An online home for information about Alicia Parlette, SF Chronicle writer and published author.

On Courage April 16, 2010

Filed under: Alicia Parlette — julietmoser @ 10:48 pm
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I’d like to end this busy week with a peaceful and touching note we received from one of the English teachers at Alicia’s high school (Granite Bay High School) wrote into the site today:

“…I wanted to share some thoughts about To Kill a Mockingbird (her favorite book) that relate to Alicia’s situation. In the novel there is an elderly woman, Mrs. Dubose, who was in a lot of physical discomfort. Atticus, as a punishment for Jem, his son, for chopping down her camellia bushes asks him to read to Mrs. Dubose each day.

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