The Rivalry by John Feinstein 210 pages (Unfinished) Characters: Stevie and Susan Carol are the two main characters of the book. It also had many minor characters.
There are a good bit of characters in this book. There is Brian (the main character), Brian’s mother, Susan, Haley, Carl, Brian’s father, Caleb, the pilot, the two fishermen, and Billy. Where this is taking place is in a small town and in the woods, but is mostly talking about being in the woods. Brian use to live in the woods by himself. He comes back to a town to finish up school and has to part his ways from the woods.
A Long Way Gone 1) The main character in this book would be the author and narrator, Ishmael Bah. At the beginning of the story Ishmael is a regular child in the country of Sierra Leone. As the story progresses Ishmael loses his humanity but over time regains it when helped by UNICEF. This is evident in the line, “We always thought it was because you were happy all the time.” This line describes Ishmael before he is recruited to be a soldier in the civil war of his country. After being recruited, Ishmael quickly changes and his happiness begins to wither down. This is shown in the line, “I imagined capturing several rebels at once, locking them inside a house, sprinkling gasoline on it, and tossing a match. We watch it burn and I laugh.” This
Motifs, which are repeated in the novel, are loneliness, friendship, strength and weakness. Men like George who migrate from farm to farm are often alone. As the story develops, Candy, Crooks, and Curley's wife all confess their deep loneliness. Each of these characters searches for a friend, someone to help them measure the world, as Crooks says. For George, the hope of such friendship dies with Lennie.
There are a lot of characters, but i’m going to only name three, Guy Montag, his job is a firefighter who burns books but mentally likes books, he is a protagonist, and a person who changes society. Clarrise, she was spotted by Montag at night. Clarisse likes to talk, and is always in a good mood. She was always considered “ the crazy girl “. Clarisse enjoyed nature, but one night she was hit by a car and died. The third character is Faber, Faber is an old college professor. Faber acts different and knows a lot about books that are banned. Faber has been asked about certain books and paragraphs. Faber was always thought as an old man
Analysis of The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks For this month’s book report I read a book called ‘The Indian in the Cupboard’ by Lynne Reid Banks. This book was about a boy named Omri and his small Indian toy. For Omri’s birthday he received a small Indian
I would not have finished reading his book had it not been about places that I have traveled to and names of people I am familiar with. It is confusing and choppy. Sometimes it had to be read more than once to make sure I was following his thoughts correctly.
In this companion book you are able to read about a poem written by me that tells the story of Sugar. Another thing you can read about is the hidden clues that the dog, Shush, gives. Lastly you can read about how Sugar, the main character, is strong and why it helps her. This is a great way to read and
To understand this theme one must first understand the characters in this book. A prime example of an unhappy character
The main character is Connie, the fifteen-year-old protagonist of the story, who is also around the
Every person needs a kind and loving soul in order to escape the misery of being lonely. In the novella, Of Mice and Men, it is shown through an isolated environment that characters with little human interaction are affected negatively. Lennie, a mentally challenged character, escapes this environment through the touch of soft objects. The character of Candy uses his old dog as a friend for the same purpose. A lonely and powerless character referred to as Curley’s wife shows what happens when unsatisfied with their companion. John Steinbeck demonstrates in his novella the basic human need for companionship through the characters’ desperate attempts to seek comfort in a lonely world.
As I began to read the first chapter I was caught with a romantic and amusing character, named Jimmy cross.He was a lieutenant serving in the army but his heart was serving his crush, Martha. Everyday when Jimmy isn't fighting to live he's either thinking about Martha or unwrapping letters from a plastic bag that were sent to him by his star-crossed lover, Martha.I also found Jimmy to be amusing/hilarious, as I figure out what he want to do with his crush as the writing was very descriptive from the author and charchter.One part I found realy funny was when Jimmy attempted to make a move on Martha by tring to touch her from under the skirt which failed miserbly.I was laughing so hard when I read this part,beacuse thats really emabrring plus
Before I Fall Before I Fall, written by the American author Lauren Oliver is a unique and life changing book (detailed review summary). This book is about a teenager named Samantha Kingston and her life as a ‘popular’ kid in highschool. Sam and her two friends rule the
The first main character in the book is Vincent. Vincent is a mortal who dies to save human lives. "he once swore to avoid dying- to go against his own nature and forsake sacrificing himself for others- so that we could be together". This quote from the book shows Vincent's character is kind-hearted and would do anything to be with Kate.
the book tells a story of four female characters. Here, it is a friendship between four little girls growing up together in Toronto suburbs, in the 1940s.