Designed for reading groups, this is a comprehensive guide to Richard Powers's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Overstory. This discussion aid includes a wealth of information: thirty-two thought-provoking discussion questions; useful literary and historical context; an author biography; a plot summary; analyses of themes & imagery; character analysis; recommended further reading and even a quick quiz.
Study Guides for Book Clubs take the hard work out of preparing for your reading group meeting and guarantee productive discussion. For solo readers, they provide a deeper examination of rich and rewarding texts.
About the Author
Kathryn Cope graduated in English Literature from Manchester University and obtained her master’s degree in contemporary fiction from the University of York. She is the author of Study Guides for Book Clubs and the HarperCollins Offical Book Club Guide series. She lives in the Staffordshire Moorlands with her husband, son and dog.