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Themes: the main ideas or messages of the work—usually abstract ideas about people, society, or life in general a work may have many themes, which may be in tension with one another elements of style these are the hows—how the characters speak, how the story is constructed, and how language is used throughout the work. Buy a cheap copy of ellen foster book by kaye gibbons disfunctional families struggling to survive in and out ellen is my favorite character in this book. They strike an unusual balance between wisdom and imprudence, strength and frailty ms gibbons' characters are like women we know they are not scarlett o'hara ms gibbons' portrayal of southern women deserves praise and recognition other books by kaye gibbons include: ellen foster, a virtuous woman, a cure for dreams, and.
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