By Monica Byrne The Girl in the Road: A Novel
Publish date: 2014-06-04
Edition language: English
Hoping for something like "Moxyland" by Lauren Beukes. It missed. However, some flashes of talent. Perhaps a lot of talent. I'll be waiting for Ms. Byrne's next book
When I first learned how to analyze stories, my teacher taught us Gustav Freytag's Pyramid. A story opens with exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, and finished with a dénouement. Graphically, the plot forms a lovely triangle. The more stories I read, however, the less this model works...