The Sweet Hereafter Summary
Russell Banks

Everything you need to understand or teach The Sweet Hereafter by Russell Banks.

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  • 11 Literature Criticisms
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  • 30 The Sweet Hereafter Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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The Sweet Hereafter Overview

"The Sweet Hereafter" is a novel by Russell Banks which involves a bus accident that kills fourteen children, and how those affected by the loss struggle to handle it. As such, "The Sweet Hereafter" deals with crucial themes of the death of children, community grief, and the relationship between addiction and desperation.

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The Sweet Hereafter Study Guide

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