Forgot your password?  

Critical Essay | Critical Essay by Michael Cart

This literature criticism consists of approximately 1 page of analysis & critique of Critical Essay by Michael Cart.
This section contains 271 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Essay by Michael Cart - Critical Essay by Michael Cart

Critical Essay by Michael Cart

There are many similarities between this second book by S. E. Hinton ["That Was Then, This Is Now"] and her first, "The Outsiders." Both are powerful, realistic stories about being young and poor in a large Oklahoma city. But instead of a gang of rich kids spoiling for a fight, the antagonist in this more ambitious novel is time.

"That Was Then, This Is Now" attempts to show how time changes 16-year-old Bryon Douglas and his relationships with those he loves….

The phrase "if only" is perhaps the most bittersweet in the language, and Miss Hinton uses it skillfully to underline her theme: growth can be a dangerous process. As Bryon moves toward maturity he faces the dangers of the emotional vacuum that waits to be filled after loss of...

(read more)

This section contains 271 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Critical Essay by Michael Cart - Critical Essay by Michael Cart
Follow Us on Facebook