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The novel Cinder has numerous overlapping themes. Each reader can decide if the author’s primary purpose is to communicate a moral. Cinder, although a cyborg, has the emotions of a human being and...

Latest answer posted July 1, 2019 3:58 am UTC

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Cinder is written from a third-person point of view, and there's a good reason for this. The story is a retelling of the tale of Cinderella, which like all fairy-tales, was told from the...

Latest answer posted December 10, 2018 9:35 am UTC

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Important/main events are actions which drive the plot and highlight the main themes in a work of fiction. There are usually four main story structures that are common in fiction, namely the milieu...

Latest answer posted October 2, 2015 4:18 pm UTC

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Let me start by giving a working definition of literary elements. Literary elements are included under the larger category of literary devices. Literary devices are structures that writers use to...

Latest answer posted August 4, 2020 7:09 pm UTC

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Setting generally encapsulates the time period and location of a story. Regarding the time period, Cinder takes place far in the future. Readers know that the story is taking place 126 years after...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2019 6:44 pm UTC

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The novel Cinder by Marissa Meyer reaches its peak and comes to a close in Chapters 29 through 38, when Cinder gains resolve, purpose, and independence. Instead of focusing on only her own...

Latest answer posted November 1, 2018 5:09 pm UTC

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Cinder ends on a definite cliffhanger. The ending sequence begins with Cinder arriving at the ball. She is a complete mess by the time she arrives in order to warn Kai about Levana's nefarious...

Latest answer posted August 14, 2019 10:19 pm UTC

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Hello! You asked for a summary of the novel Cinder by Marissa Meyer. Cinder is the first volume in the Lunar Chronicles Series. It is a science-fiction Cinderella story, complete with an evil...

Latest answer posted May 20, 2015 4:59 pm UTC

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In the very first chapter of the book Cinder, our main character Linh Cinder meets Prince Kai for the first time when he brings an android in need of repair to her mechanic booth. Their encounter...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2018 7:01 pm UTC

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In Cinder, Peony and Cinder talk about the upcoming ball at the palace. Peony mentions the rumor about Prince Kai looking for a bride at the ball and about the possibility of Prince Kai marrying...

Latest answer posted December 10, 2020 1:41 pm UTC

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The Lunar Chronicles are a YA book series that are futuristic retellings of classic fairy tales. In the first book of the series, Cinder, readers are introduced to Princess Selene, who has a wicked...

Latest answer posted May 11, 2016 5:29 am UTC

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Cinder's escape from prison occurs at the very end of the book. This ends the book on quite a cliffhanger, because readers want to know how she continues the fight against Levana now that Cinder is...

Latest answer posted December 7, 2019 12:58 pm UTC

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In Cinder, Levana uses the plague as both a political, social, and economic tool in order to decrease the population and, in turn, decrease the likelihood she will be overthrown. Levana’s ability...

Latest answer posted January 1, 2020 2:08 am UTC

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In the novel, Adri is Linh Cinder's step-mother, while Pearl and Peony are Linh Cinder's step-sisters. As for Linh-jie, this is a reference to Adri in the second chapter of the book. In this...

Latest answer posted July 15, 2016 6:44 pm UTC

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Shells is the name given to those Lunars born with a genetic mutation. The name is intended to be derogatory in that shells are empty of the gift shared by other Lunars. Due to the process of...

Latest answer posted August 19, 2019 9:15 am UTC

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The answer to this question is subjective and can be defended differently by individual readers. It probably shouldn't come as a shock to readers that cyborgs are discriminated against in Cinder's...

Latest answer posted August 16, 2019 12:35 pm UTC

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In the dystopian world of Cinder, ID chips are used to record each individual's personal data. They can also store univs, the official unit of currency for the Earthen Union. More significantly,...

Latest answer posted March 8, 2019 8:46 am UTC

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There are several interesting concepts at play in the novel Cinder that a reader might react to. One of them is the concept of identity and how it determines a person's life. Linh Cinder finds out...

Latest answer posted September 16, 2017 3:31 pm UTC

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In Cinder by Marissa Meyer, cyborgs are individuals who have been given surgically inserted biomechanical implants, usually because of a serious injury or illness. These implants keep people alive...

Latest answer posted August 26, 2019 7:27 pm UTC

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Cinder is a futuristic science fiction novel by Marissa Meyer, based on the fairy tale of Cinderella. The plot reflects the social and moral attitudes that define our society, especially the...

Latest answer posted October 10, 2018 10:47 pm UTC

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The first thing to do with the essay is identify the various social classes presented to the reader in the book. The story presents readers with four distinct groups. They are Lunars, humans on...

Latest answer posted October 18, 2019 3:54 am UTC

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In chapters 29 to 38 of Cinder, Cinder begins to realize not only that she needs to gain independence from Adri but also that she's ultimately the only person who can turn the tide of evil that's...

Latest answer posted October 30, 2018 6:01 pm UTC

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The answer to this question is subjective and left up to individual readers. You can answer either way and defend your response: No, Cinder should absolutely not have gone to the ball. She knew it...

Latest answer posted August 19, 2019 2:30 am UTC

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I will start with the "bad" news. The novel, Cinder, never actually tells readers exactly how old Cinder is. Readers have to piece it together as they read the story. Cinder is a sixteen year old,...

Latest answer posted December 27, 2018 4:21 pm UTC

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