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The novel snow falling on cedars by david guterson is an excellent literary example wherein the author has made use of several literary techniques these techniques have been effectively placed throughout the novel and help in moving the story forwar. David guterson is the author of a collection of short stories, the country ahead of us, the country behind family matters: why homeschooling makes sense snow falling on cedars, which won the 1995 pen/faulkner award, the pacific northwest bookseller association award, and was an international bestseller and the national bestseller. The aim of literature is to entertain and inform we see this in the novel “snow falling on cedars” by david guterson guterson uses stylistic language techniques to capture the reader and involve them in the text by integrating flash backs into the murder mystery genre, the characters are made three dimensional, and the reader becomes involved.
Character comparison in snow falling on cedars essayssnow falling on cedars by david guterson is a novel written about the lives of several unfortunate people who share the same past, either indirectly or directly the murder trial of carl heine brings these people together again, in the. Snow falling on cedars questions and answers - discover the enotescom community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on snow falling on cedars.
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