Wintergirls Topics for Discussion

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Describe the style of the novel's narrative. Why are there so many crossed out words and phrases? What does this style reveal about Lia's character? Why can't Lia think or say certain things? What is she afraid might happen if she speaks the truth, without editing it? Be sure to include examples from the text to help strengthen your arguments.

What does the term "wintergirls" mean? How was this term coined in the novel? In what ways are Cassie and Lia frozen? How does the theme of winter affect the plot of the novel? How does it give you insight into Lia's fears and emotions? Be sure to include examples from the text to help strengthen your arguments.

In Lia's narrative, there are two distinct periods of time. The present, and the time before; the time when Lia was "a real girl." In Lia's...

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