Ompartive Essay on Never Let Me Go, and Things Fall Apart

” Write an essay of 1,500 words on a topic from the list below.
” The essay should refer to two novels studied in the second part of the unit: Fathers and Sons; Poor Things; Things Fall Apart and Never Let Me Go.
” You are expected to employ secondary material in your analysis of the two primary texts of your choice and reference your essays appropriately.


1. What effects are produced by the different narrative techniques of two set texts?

2. Compare characterisation in two set texts.

3. Discuss the significance of narrative space in two set texts.

4. Discuss the significance of narrative time and travel in two set texts.

5. Discuss the intertextual significance of Mary Shelleys Frankenstein in Alasdair Grays Poor Things.
BookThings Fall Apart, by Chinua Achebe
BookNever Let Me Go, by Kazuo Ishiguro.
BookFrankenstein, by Mary Shelly
BookPoor things, by Alasdairs Gray
Internet, (for secondary sources)