John had explicitly called the rockets “fool things” and threw out all of Homer’s rocket building tools in the pouring rain, saying it’s “right where they belong.” The amount of discouragement and impertinence these actions hold is beyond imaginable. Additionally, when Homer’s father said “I've been mad as hell at you. But it's the first time in your life I've been ashamed of you.” Imperils Homer’s emotional and mental well being a substantial amount. Especially when one knows the odds of becoming successful coming from a town like ‘Coalwood’ is little to slim. In spite of this, Homer managed to be persistent throughout his work, and with indefatigability continued to pursue his dream.
Are story endings essential? How can endings affect our story? Endings are anticipated by the reader, it’s the readers aim while reading any story. Without the ending the reader would feel confused, lost and maybe even frustrated because the story is left at the falling action, which contains all the suspense. Endings wrap up the story, leaving the reader thinking and imagining, in some other stories, leaving the reader surprised and shocked.
This graphic novel is 48 pages. It contains a story, four science experiments, a glossary of terms and notes from the author. It smoothly intertwines scientific concepts with a captivating mystery appropriate for elementary age students. The story line is exceptional because it uses science based clues elude to the answer of the mystery while readers are left racking their brains to figure out the truth about the fog zombie. I love the way science propels the plot and also solves the mystery in the end.
It is also stated that this book is based on a true account which made readers even more inquisitive to find out what the main character had gone through as a child. The structure of the story was well written as the author deeply and clearly described each event that took place. The choice of words the author chose to use thoroughly explained his fears, hunger, and lowliness. Then, the setting of the story is beyond belief as it actually took place at his own home, a place where it should be the safest and filled with love and not pain. This informed and opened the readers’ minds that violence can occur anywhere if there is an opportunity.
This book is written in first and third person in an objective style. This style fits the subject very well because in history, facts are much more important than feelings. The book was written very well, but at some times it is hard to understand because it may be in a different languages, use obsolete words, or just use words that aren’t very well known. The book is fairly concise, but sometimes can get a bit lengthy. Overall, the book is fairly easy to understand.
The characters must be relatable to evoke sympathy from readers and must have a unique storyline. No one will feel attached to a character that has a plain, boring story. Second, the book must have an intriguing plot and/or plot twists. To keep readers engaged, a novel must have good or interesting plot. A key element of this is having plot twists or unexpected turns to keep readers guessing or to keep them “in to” the book.
Much of the story takes place around the apartment that Holly resides in. Holly’s apartment is its own special place. It;s messy, clustered and noisy telling us a lot about her character. The lack of furniture adds to the sense of impermanence. So, the setting is a blend of all these elements.
A great plot is all it takes to make a good fiction. The plot is the soul of a novel and hence, it must be very good. The plot must be unpredictable as the readers get bored of the same old predictable kind of stories. The writer should keep the reader guessing right to the end by using surprising, realistic plot and twists in the tale. The reader must feel like, “I knew this was going to happen!” Just when the reader thinks, “I know what is going to happen next in the story”, there must be a new twist.
Reading literature won’t provide me the meaning right now, but perhaps later in life, I might realize the subtext of the literature or from the particular book. Thus, reading literature not only gives us an emotional intelligence, but also gives us to develop our emotion and broaden our perception to form a new philosophical point of life. In a way, reading literature can be the meaning of creating a new path of life, which in a way of searching for the nature of reality. Nature of reality can be the path between this world and the the next