Essay about The Sun Also Rises Book Report
I. The Author
The Author of this novel is Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway was born on July 21, 1899 and died on July 2, 1961. He was an American author and journalist, which relates to the book because in The Sun Also Rises the protagonist, Jake Barnes, is a journalist. He was also an ambulance driver in World War I which ties in with the book as well because Jake was a World War I veteran. Another thing that ties in the book from his personal life is that he was wounded, and in the novel as well he is wounded and that is how he had met Brett when she was taking care of Jake because he had gotten hurt during the war.
II. Form, Structure, and Plot
The novel throughout is organized in a chronological order, and …show more content…
Throughout the essay I could find foreshadowing because of the events that happened such as every time Brett was looking for Jake there was going to be trouble or the bulls behavior is how it made them act later on.
III. Point of View
The narrative was told from the first person point of view and Jake, the protagonist, was the one narrating, although at times it switched to second person as well. Through the first person point of view Hemingway can have the reader see what Jake is thinking in between dialogues or any change in setting that is occurring. Also, it could help the reader better understand the events happening.
Jake Barnes: he is the protagonist of…