The Hobbit And A Long Way Gone Analysis

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In J.R.Rs book The Hobbit and A Long Way Gone they main characters go on a Hero 's journey. They are both Heros, but not in the same way. Even though these Heros don 't wear capes and shoot lasers from their eyes they are still Heros in there own way. We know this because they go on a Hero 's journey. For example, In The Hobbit by J.R.R there is a hobbit named Bilbo Baggins he goes on a journey. He is acomped by Gandalf and Co. on this journey he faced many dangers, but he enjoyed going on the adventure. Also In A Long Way Gone a boy named Ishmael Beah goes on a different kind of adventure. One where the prize is not a pot of gold or a million dollars but; where he gets to live out the rest of his life without running from terrorists or fighting in a war. The Hero 's journey in these two novels is mostly different, but a few things are the same. Also in both books there are Heros for completely different reasons. In both texts there are some things that are the same, and there are some things that make them different, but there are a few more differences. For example in the book A Long Way Gone Ishmael Beah is the hero. He is is hero because he fought in a battle; at such a young age and lived to tell the story. One way to tell that Ishmael Beah is a hero is he went on a Hero 's Journey. What is a Hero 's Journey you might ask. A Hero 's Journey is the journey lost heroes in movies,books,etc go through. A Hero 's Journey has many steps they include Separation ,

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