with this incredible reading guide for "Girl Desecrated" written by award-winning educator and the novel's author, Cheryl R Cowtan!
This engaging, in-depth exploration into the secrets behind the text, the lore behind the legend, and the strategy behind the language will leave you in awe of the hidden messages in "Girl Desecrated".
Not only will you get a deeper understanding of this psychological thriller, you'll get an inside peek into Rachel's motivations, and a closer look at the cleverly imbedded symbols, theme and messages.
You'll also learn more about the history of vampire literature, and how horror's top authors (from Anne Rice, to Stephanie Meyer, to Stephen King) flesh out their vampire characters.
But that's not all. You'll have a chance to build your skills as you learn how to read a ghost story, study how literary devices work with clear examples from the novel, and then , when you are ready, you can test your knowledge of "Girl Desecrated" by answering a number of challenging questions.
Remember Man-boy from the Albion pub? He's the janitor at the sanatorium where Rachel's mother was receiving treatment. Yeah, right... "treatment" (wink, wink). Don't know what I'm talking about? You will, once you read the lost Man-boy chapters, also included in this enhanced reading guide.
With this book under your belt, you're sure to impress your book club with your knowledge, inside information, and examples from "Girl Desecrated", "Twilight" and other vampire novels.
Read samples from the book's chapters below.