Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss the setting established in Chapter 1 of Beautiful Disaster. Where is Eastern University located? What religion is the college associated with? What clues in the first chapter indicate the time period in which the story takes place?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Abby Abernathy and discuss her role as the protagonist in the novel. How old is Abby? What are Abby’s principle objectives in the beginning of the narrative? How does Abby’s character evolve through the story?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the character of America Mason in Beautiful Disaster. How did America become friends with Abby? Where did they meet? What has brought America to the same college as Abby?
Essay Topic 4
Discuss the narrative style established in Chapter 1 of the novel. Is the story related in a past or present tense? Who is the narrator? Why do you think the author chooses a first-person...
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