Beautiful Animals Setting

Lawrence Osborne
This Study Guide consists of approximately 73 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Beautiful Animals.
This section contains 370 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Beautiful Animals Study Guide

Greece

The Mediterranean country of Greece is the book's primary setting. The country is rich in history (its ancient myths play an important role in expanding the book's thematic consideration of religion and faith) and in culture. At the contemporary period in which it is set, it is also struggling with economic challenges, which are developed throughout the book through implication rather than overt statement. Nevertheless, the country's financial situation is a meaning-enhancing backdrop in a narrative where one of the major themes involves consideration of the power and influence of money.

Hydra

The island of Hydra, southwest of mainland Greece, is the setting for most of the narrative's action. The experience of being on an island can often be one of isolation, which can lead to its inhabitants feeling trapped, or bored. There is a sense, throughout the book, that these experiences of isolation and boredom contribute to...

(read more)

This section contains 370 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Beautiful Animals Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Beautiful Animals from BookRags. (c)2021 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.