Weather: A Novel Summary
Jenny Offill

Everything you need to understand or teach Weather by Jenny Offill.

  • Weather: A Novel Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Weather: A Novel Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Weather: A Novel Overview

Jenny Offill's book Weather: A Novel is narrated by Lizzie, the 44-year-old protagonist of the narrative. As the story unfolds, Lizzie struggles to find a healthy balance between self-care and her active role in many different support systems for people in her life, including her recovering addict brother Henry, her poverty-stricken mother, her young son Eli, and her husband Ben. Over the course of the novel, Offill addresses themes such as escapism, family bonds, and the consequences of climate change.

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