Cold Sassy Tree (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

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Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary! To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay ...

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Overview

Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary! To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay including:

  • Glossary of literary terms,
  • Step by step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • Feature on how not to plagiarized.

Each book will also include an A+ Essay; an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book, to show students how an essay should be written.

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Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; and a review quiz and essay topics. Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411487901
  • Publisher: Spark Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/11/2007
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Format: Spark Note
  • Sales rank: 788,667
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 5
Analysis of Major Characters 9
Rucker Blakeslee 9
Will Tweedy 10
Miss Love Simpson 10
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 13
The Struggle to Understand Death 13
The Dawning of the Modern Era 13
The Fight to Overcome Social Constraints 14
Humor as a Coping Mechanism 15
Family as a Burden and a Blessing 15
Language as a Reflection of Class and Place 15
The Cold Sassy Tree 16
Valentine's Day 16
Summary & Analysis 17
Chapters 1-4 17
Chapters 5-10 20
Chapters 11-16 22
Chapters 17-20 26
Chapters 21-27 29
Chapters 28-31 32
Chapters 32-35 35
Chapters 36-41 37
Chapters 42-46 41
Chapters 47-50 44
Important Quotations Explained 49
Key Facts 55
Study Questions & Essay Topics 57
Review & Resources 61
Quiz 61
Suggestion for Further Reading 66
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    Posted June 4, 2012

    Soo easy to read!!!!

    I luv spark notes

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