Tale Of Three Brothers Analysis

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“The Tale of Three Brothers” was first presented in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and last book in the Harry Potter series written by J.K. Rowling. In the story arc, one of the main character, Hermione Granger, narrates the story from her copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard. These tales were commonly read to children as bedtimes stories because they are “told to amuse rather than instruct” (Rowling 409). “The Three of Three Brothers” relates how three brothers cheated Death and received gifts from him. All these tokens combined would make the “Deathly Hallows”. Having read the story it is evident that some details written here are not in the short story, but they are in the Harry Potter book. Most of the references are from the Deathly Hallows book, many of the terms are going will be explained, explicitly, in case, a reader …show more content…

One thing is to account for a novel because it is expected to have a block filled with information, but a short story not so much. However, discovering this short story, one could notice that this particular short story has more details than one can imagine. Taking aside the whole first person, the third person writing style, I am going to write some similarities. It reminded me of a book my cousin has, I do not remember the actual title, but the book has no words, just pictures. It starts with an image of red circles, and then you turn the page where you find out that those red circles are a zoomed in picture of a dotted red shirt. Then next-page the shirt is being sold in a store, and a person is looking at it, and the image continues zooming out. What I am trying to say by this is that short stories are like that book, a person can see what’s in front of him, but a story has more than what you see in front of you. To get the full story, look into every single angle imaginable to get actually what the author is trying to

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