Analyse a review

Below is a review of The Kite Runner.

Exercise

Read the review and find out if the reviewer has anything to say about the following aspects of the novel:

  • genre
  • plot
  • characters
  • setting
  • style of writing
  • symbols

How would you describe the reviewer's overall attitude towards the novel? Do you think he is fair in his criticism? Give examples to support your opinion.

Links

Fiction reviews: The Kite Runner

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