Compare And Contrast Bridge To Terabithia

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“Bridge to Terabithia 2” is an example of fan fiction because it shows similarities and differences from the original novel. “Bridge to Terabithia 2” shows how Leslie’s usual self had been masked by depression when it states, “their active, vibrant, and quite talkative daughter became withdrawn and quiet.” Leslie is feeling similar emotions to Jess in the original novel as she is depressed upon hearing of her best friend's injury. Leslie isn’t facing the reality that Jess may die since they have conquered many obstacles and she is refusing to give up on him. In the original novel, Jess faces this similarly as he is in denial about Leslie’s death and he thinks everyone is lying to him. In the fanfiction, Leslie and Jess’ roles are reversed:

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