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The house of the scorpion takes place in a few different places the main setting is opium, an independant country that borders the united states and mexico, otherwise known as aztlán the year is never mentionned in the novel but we are positive that it is in the future. In this book, sy montgomery follows scientist sam marshall as he travels to french guiana's rainforest on a quest to find out more about tarantulas the book begins with sam's quest to find the tarantulas , analyze their habits and living conditions, and ends with his return to the lab to study his findings. Choose from 500 different sets of house of the scorpion flashcards flashcards on quizlet nancy farmer what is eduardo's job the house of the scorpion. House ransacked after being mistaken for estate sale 7 fbhw report - fish foot spa, boy asks for help in bathroom, kermit impression the quest to capture.
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