Study Guide to How to Analyze Fiction

Study Guide to How to Analyze Fiction

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A comprehensive study guide offering an in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for analyzing works of fiction, including the analysis of plot, theme, style, and tone.

As students of literature, understanding the tools and methods for understanding fiction is critical to becoming better readers, writers, and thinkers. Knowledge of the components of fiction, the various structures of fiction writing, and the literary devices used, all enhance learning and communication skills across a range of studies. Each Bright Notes Study Guide contains:

- Introductions to the Author and the Work
- Character Summaries
- Plot Guides
- Section and Chapter Overviews
- Test Essay and Study Q&As

The Bright Notes Study Guide series offers an in-depth tour of more than 275 classic works of literature, exploring characters, critical commentary, historical background, plots, and themes. This set of study guides encourages readers to dig deeper in their understanding by including essay questions and answers as well as topics for further research.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781645422327
Publisher: Dexterity
Publication date: 09/26/2020
Series: Bright Notes
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.29(d)

About the Author

Intelligent Education is a learning company with a mission to publish accessible resources and digital tools to educate the world. Their mission drives every project, from publishing books to designing software and online courses, film projects, mobile apps, VR/AR learning tools and more. IE builds tools to empower people who love to learn. Intelligent Education offers courses in science, mathematics, the arts, humanities, history and language arts taught by leading university professors from Wake Forest University, Indiana University, Texas A&M University, and other great schools. The learning platform features 3D models and 360 media paired with instructional videos for on-screen and Mixed Reality interaction that increases student engagement and improves retention. The IE team is geographically located across the United States and is a division of Academic Influence. Learn more at

Table of Contents

CONTENTS 1) Preface 1 2) Textual Analysis Chapter 1 Plot 5 Chapter 2 Character 24 Chapter 3 Setting 41 Chapter 4 Point of View 51 Chapter 5 Style and Tone 65 Chapter 6 Structure and Technique 86 Chapter 7 Theme 104 3) Appendix: The Short Story and The Novel 123 4) Bibliography 128

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