A Map of the World
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"A Map of the World" Quiz

By Jane Hamilton

fiction | 400 pages | Published in NaN

ISBN_13: 9780385720106

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  1. How does the setting of 'A Map of the World' contribute to the overall theme of the novel?
  2. Discuss the significance of the title 'A Map of the World' in relation to the characters and their journeys.
  3. In what ways does Alice's friendship with Theresa affect her perception of the world around her?
  4. Analyze the role of guilt in the novel, particularly in Alice's character development.
  5. How does the loss of a child impact the relationships between the characters in the story?
  6. Explore the theme of redemption in 'A Map of the World' and how it is portrayed through the different characters.
  7. Discuss the significance of the dairy farm in the novel and its symbolic representation of the characters' lives.
  8. Analyze the role of community and support systems in the lives of Alice and Howard Goodwin.
  9. How does the narrative structure, alternating between past and present, enhance the reader's understanding of the characters' motivations?
  10. Discuss the portrayal of motherhood in 'A Map of the World' and the challenges faced by the female characters.