The Leaves of Autumn Book Review Summary

Detailed Plot Synopsis of The Leaves of Autumn

This story chronicles the life of a black man who rises from his social station in the Deep South to great heights of achievement. His relationship to his grandfather as well as his friendship with a white neighbour are woven into a plot which takes the reader through a book written with much authenticity.
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Chapter Analysis of The Leaves of Autumn

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Plot & Themes

Political/social activism    -   Yes Family, loving relations    -   Yes Special relationship with    -   grandpa Culture clash?    -   family young v. old guard Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Outside culture (society)    -   American Black    -   American South If story of urban/rural...    -   Small town life Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   airforce pilot Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black (American)


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Deep South Asia/Pacific    -   Yes

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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