|Plot Summary of Sage and the Scarecrow|
Six months after his father has died from cancer, Pierce Williams finds himself in a deep state of ennui. The book follows him through a journey from his college, where everything seems dismal and empty, to a small town on the east coast of Florida to find his best friend, Jennifer, and the only person he thinks can "cure" him. Touching on themes such as the existential pain of thinking too much, love, and the politics of everyday life, Pierce's journey takes him through the struggles and boredom of college life, as he attempts to discover his place in the world.
This synopsis report prepared by Daniel Clausen
|Chapter Analysis of Sage and the Scarecrow|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Tone of book?
- very sensitive (sigh)
Time/era of story
- 2000+ (Present Day)
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Coping with loss of loved one(s)
Pearls of wisdom from homeless?
- White (American)
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 4 ()
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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