Garth Nix Writing Styles in Abhorsen

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Point of View

The novel is written in the third person point of view, which works well with this novel and the author's writing style. The narrator of the novel is also the author of the novel, Garth Nix. The narrator is telling the story as it unfolds, but he also switches back to some past events to provide the reader with some perspective.

The point of view of this novel is an intimate point of view that allows the reader to connect closely with each of the main characters. The point of view also allows the author to inject his own opinions into the narration and to expand on what happens to the characters of the novel without interrupting the flow of the narration.

Setting

When the novel first begins, the primary setting is the city of Corvere, where Sabriel and King Touchstone are. After the novel moves...

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