A CLOSER LOOK

HOW DOES IT ALL ADD UP?

Instructions:

In groups of two or three, read your respective sections and generate a response addressing the following areas:

STYLE

  • Look at the language in this section. Think about the connotations of the words, allusions, metaphors, and other figures of speech.
  • Highlight any interesting or eye-catching lines you notice.

CONTENT

  • What are some of the major issues, ideas, lessons, and beliefs in this section? How are they conveyed to the reader?
  • Why is this section important? How does this part relate to the novel as a whole?

QUESTIONS?

  • Describe any unclear or confusing moments.