In Country Summary
Bobbie Ann Mason

Everything you need to understand or teach In Country by Bobbie Ann Mason.

  • In Country Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 In Country Lessons
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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In Country Summary

In Country, by Bobbie Ann Mason, is a novel set in Hopewell, Kentucky in the summer of 1984. It is a coming-of-age story about a young girl, Sam Hughes, who has just finished high school and isn’t sure if she wants to stay in Hopewell.

Sam lives with her Uncle Emmett who struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder from his time fighting in the Vietnam War. Sam’s father was also...

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