Fate In Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Five

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This book is called Slaughterhouse Five. It was written by Kurt Vonnegut. This book was a science fiction novel that discusses the theme of fate. The theme of fate is developed throughout this book through Billy’s futile attempts to change history.

I really enjoyed this book’s use of time travel. Instead of Billy being able to control his powers, he hopelessly travels from time period to time period. Every time he wakes up he is thrown into a new situation that demonstrates the futileness of controlling one’s life.

This book is about Billy Pilgrim’s journey of finding the meaning in life. In order to do this he posses time travel capabilities. However, he cannot control this power. Every time he closes his eyes he opens them into a new time
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