How does the author use "magical realism" to portray the characters that serve as Tony's gang of friends? I thought that this would be an interesting question to see the answer to.
Two of Tony's friends, Cico and Samuel, show Tony the magic of the Golden Carp. They introduce Tony to a different kind of religion which only furthers Tony's confusion. Florence provides the realism in the novel. He doesn't believe in God or the church because his life has...
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