• The Novel Life

    Choose one of the Novel Unit Prompts.

    Write a two to three page essay using your novel to address the prompt. your essay should:

    • Briefly summarize the novel. Some summary is appropriate, but only one to two paragraphs. Skilled writer's may try to blend their summary into their analysis throughout the essay.
    • Use specific examples (quotes). Quotes should include context clues (Don't start a sentence with a quote!!!). They should also be relevant, brief and thoroughly explained!!!!
    • Analyze your examples -- relate your examples to the prompt - This should be the majority of your essay.

    Your esay is due to turnitin.com on Sunday 9/17.

     

     HOW TO WRITE A LITERARY ANALYSIS

    Integrating Quotes in Your Essay

    MLA FORMAT

    Sample Novel Essay