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Connie Willis Writing Styles in Blackout

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Point of View

The novel is written in the third-person point of view. Each chapter is devoted to one character and their plight in time travel and research. The point of view of this novel is intimate, allowing a reader to connect closely with each of the characters as they come up in the plot of the novel. The book written in this manner allows the reader to get inside their heads, thoughts and inner struggles. The reader cares what happens each of the characters. The point of view also allows the author to inject her own opinions into the narration and to expand on the events taking place around the other characters and the occurrences taking place.

Setting

The novel takes place in 2060 and during the years of World War II in England, particularly in the early 1940s. The main characters are involved in the daily life of...

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