The Stand Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach The Stand.

  • The Stand Summary & Study Guide
  • 2 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more
  • 30 The Stand Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

The Stand Overview

In the apocalyptic novel The Stand, by Stephen King, the people still alive in America after the accidental release of what became known as the superflu are drawn to either Randall Flagg, who represents evil, or Mother Abigail, who represents good. A select few of Mother Abigail’s followers are sent to Flagg’s totalitarian community in Las Vegas to make a stand for good. Themes in the novel include good versus evil, transformations during life, the dangers of politics, and divine control versus coincidence.

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The Stand Lesson Plans contain 143 pages of teaching material, including: