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Maggie Stiefvater Writing Styles in The Raven Boys

Maggie Stiefvater
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Style

Point of View

The novel is written in the third-person point of view. The narrator of the novel is also the author, Maggie Stiefvater. The narrator is telling the story as it unfolds, but she also switches back to some past events in order to provide the reader with some perspective.

The point of view of this novel is an intimate point of view that allows a reader to connect closely with the main character, Blue Sargent. The point of view also allows the author to inject her own opinions into the narration and to expand on the events taking place to the characters in the novel without having to deviate from the plot line or interrupt the flow of the narration. For these reasons, the point of view works well with this novel and the author's writing style.

Setting

The novel is set primarily in Henrietta, Virginia. The...

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