How to Read Novels Like A Professor

How to Read Novels Like A Professor

Book - 2008
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Examines the grammar of the popular novel. Exploring how authors' choices about structure -- point of view, narrative voice, first page, chapter construction, character emblems, and narrative (dis)continuity -- create meaning and a special literary language, shares the keys to this language with readers who want to get more insight, more understanding, and more pleasure from their reading. --Publisher's description.
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061340406
0061340405
Characteristics: xviii, 312 p. ; 21 cm

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TragicallyCanadian
Feb 12, 2017

I'm not positive it provided the most insight into novels but it did a great job of extending my reading list by about a foot!

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Sep 02, 2011

A fun, and informative, read.

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