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The Host

I don't recall a particular year for the setting, but it seems to be set in a "not too distant" future. I can say for certain, though, that the story takes place in Arizona, and that Tuscon...

Latest answer posted October 13, 2009, 5:01 am (UTC)

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One similarity between Souls and humans is that they both crave living on Earth. The humans have no other place to live and while their destruction of Earth has helped to justify the souls from...

Latest answer posted August 1, 2013, 4:47 am (UTC)

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While the novel The Host is filled with imagery of a futuristic world and alien body-snatchers, one could easily suggest that the main idea behind the novel speaks to the old adage "Don't judge a...

Latest answer posted January 9, 2012, 8:56 am (UTC)

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Science fiction, as a genre, is characterized by a one or more of the following elements: setting in the future, outer space, or both; heightened technology; presence of aliens; scientific ideas...

Latest answer posted January 31, 2011, 4:35 am (UTC)

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Your question intrigued me given that I loved Meyer's book The Host. Therefore, I decided to do a little research in order to find out for both us and any others fans of the novel. Here is what I...

Latest answer posted December 16, 2011, 8:46 am (UTC)

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Your question has to do with point of view. You are right in identifying that the story is told from the first person perspective, using the word "I" to relate the story as told from the point of...

Latest answer posted June 29, 2011, 8:14 pm (UTC)

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The narrator in "The Host" has quite an interesting journey, where, at the end, she feels like she has discovered an indentity and life that she wants to live. This is quite interesting, because...

Latest answer posted January 22, 2010, 3:22 am (UTC)

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