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John Knowles Message Board 8/6/2009 6:49:50 AM
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A Separate Peace
A Separate Peace by John Knowles is a short work of fiction about two teenage boys attending a private boarding school in New England during World War Il. The story is narrated by one of the main characters, named Gene, who is distinctly different from the other main character, Phineas. Gene is introverted and mild-mannered, while Phineas is extremely outgoing, daring, and popular; despite these differences, the two boys are best friends. After a lengthy...