Plainsong Summary
Kent Haruf

Everything you need to understand or teach Plainsong by Kent Haruf.

  • Plainsong Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Plainsong Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Plainsong Summary

Set in the expansive high plains of eastern Colorado, the novel Plainsong tells tales of multiple characters, all of whom face major changes. Each of these characters will first have to learn to accept the change, and then each will help and be helped by others. In many ways Plainsong is a novel about how people must help and rely on each other.

Tom Guthrie tries his best to continue life...

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Lesson Plan

Plainsong Lesson Plans contain 160 pages of teaching material, including: