Plum Island Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

Nelson Demille
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 143 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Plum Island Lesson Plans

Essay Topic 1

How is the theme of lust displayed in Plum Island? Use at least three textual examples to show what commentary DeMille is making about this theme.

Essay Topic 2

In Plum Island, John Corey serves as an archetypal hero character. Using specific examples from the text, identify how DeMille connotes the Hero archetype. Is it an effective connotation? Why or why not?

Essay Topic 3

In Plum Island, a lot of focus is given to the issues of right versus wrong. Using specific characters and situations, discuss how DeMille highlights this dichotomy and specifically how the idea of right versus wrong relates to legal versus illegal.

Essay Topic 4

In Plum Island, in many ways regarding their personality and method of doing things, Beth serves as the character foil to John Coery. Use specific examples from the book to illustrate how their characterizations are in antithesis to each other...

(read more Essay Topics)

This section contains 848 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Plum Island Lesson Plans
Plum Island from BookRags. (c)2019 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook