· What is the plot of the novel?
(not to exceed one paragraph)
What is the central conflict and what is the resolution?
Who are the major characters of the novel and which, if any,
do you identify with and why?
Are there any quotes or passages that stand out as significant,
humorous, important, or generally memorable? If so, copy them into the paper and explain its significance.
- Is there an
idea in the book that makes you stop and think, or prompts questions? Identify the idea and explain your response.
What were some of the most problematic areas of the novel?
Sometimes books touch you, reminding you of your own life
as part of the larger human experience. Are there connections between the book and your own life?
Should anyone else consider reading this novel? If so,
who and why?