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Re: What themes can be found here?

Post by Amagine » 07 Oct 2017, 07:39

meteku4 wrote:In fact a number of themes exist in this story. I see bravery, persistence, culture, heritage, ambition , conflict , and many others.
You're right. There are many themes in this book.
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Post by BoyLazy » 07 Oct 2017, 07:54

Amagine wrote:
meteku4 wrote:In fact a number of themes exist in this story. I see bravery, persistence, culture, heritage, ambition , conflict , and many others.
You're right. There are many themes in this book.
This is a great forum with lot of active members who share their great observation. I like it more.
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Post by Amagine » 07 Oct 2017, 08:03

Is this your first time participating in BOTM?
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Post by Christina Rose » 07 Oct 2017, 10:25

Amagine wrote:I also like the theme of inner strength. I think that was a powerful one.
I agree. It was shown by most characters, each in his or her own way.

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Post by Amagine » 07 Oct 2017, 10:59

Christina Rose wrote:
Amagine wrote:I also like the theme of inner strength. I think that was a powerful one.
I agree. It was shown by most characters, each in his or her own way.
Yes, that is true.
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Post by Christina Rose » 07 Oct 2017, 11:04

BoyLazy wrote:
Amagine wrote:
meteku4 wrote:In fact a number of themes exist in this story. I see bravery, persistence, culture, heritage, ambition , conflict , and many others.
You're right. There are many themes in this book.
This is a great forum with lot of active members who share their great observation. I like it more.
I agree. The BOTM forum definitely fosters discussion and gets people sharing thoughts and ideas. It's good exposure for the book, too. I don't think Strong Heart would have been a book I would have chosen on my own.

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Post by Amagine » 07 Oct 2017, 15:31

I wouldn't have read it on my own either.
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Post by Tanny136 » 22 Oct 2017, 01:11

Adventure, mystery, mysticism,exploring family ties
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Post by BoyLazy » 23 Oct 2017, 11:53

Amagine wrote:Is this your first time participating in BOTM?
Yes. I knew about it but never know about the tough competition and great feedbacks that we can get here.
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Post by Amagine » 23 Oct 2017, 22:08

BoyLazy wrote:
Amagine wrote:Is this your first time participating in BOTM?
Yes. I knew about it but never know about the tough competition and great feedbacks that we can get here.
Yes, it's always fun to read people's feedbacks.
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Post by jonaya » 25 Oct 2017, 07:03

culture and commitment :Culture in connection to their family ties as the author tried to explain much about their blood relation and commitment as Myra tried to take full responsibility over Sarah

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Post by Ubheeram Nina » 26 Oct 2017, 06:30

Multiple themes can be found in the story of strong heart. Family ties, culture, heritage, bravery.

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Multiple themes can be found in the story of strong heart. Family ties, culture, heritage, bravery.

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Post by powergirl » 01 Nov 2017, 07:39

I think the themes are friendship as Tom and Willliam are friends and Sarah and Myra also.The theme of love between Myra and Sergei.The theme of conflicts relations between Sarah and Tom and between Tom and Myra.
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Post by kenkomercy » 01 Nov 2017, 09:49

Culture is definitely the most prominent theme for me. The centers around the heritage of the native Americans. It follows their history, ancestry and even to an extent try to argue they are one of the oldest races (I would argue that fact).
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Post by Javier Campos » 01 Nov 2017, 09:59

Mysticism is a recurring theme, like in Sarah's story and like with the eagles that the author always write about, they always circle over the character in important scenes.

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