Nobody's Son Book Summary and Study Guide

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Nobody's Son begins with the end of the "Once Upon a Time...Happily Ever After" story, with Shielder's Mark, a commoner, succeeding in an impossible quest and winning the hand of the princess. Stewart writes about the difficulties of "Happily Ever After" for someone who wants to know what happens next, and about characters who are not quite ready for their happily ever after.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book    -   very upbeat FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Coming of age    -   Yes Youngster becomes    -   ruler    -   great warrior Romance    -   Yes Romance plotlets:    -   destined love (dream or prediction)    -   love among disparate social classes Inner Struggle    -   Yes Plotlet:    -   search for identity/new understanding Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   20's-30's


Terrain    -   Mountains    -   Forests

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment How much dialogue?    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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