Themes- Boys of Blood and Bone

February 25, 2007 princesstreenie

Themes for “Boys of Blood and Bone” 

Australian identity-

  • Trots V8 Car
  • The Hot Australian Weather
  • Countryside and ocean
  • Language the characters use (informal)
  • Henry’s ‘layed back’ personality

Rites of Passage

  • Henry having a girlfriend but finding out she isn’t the one for him.
  • Andy coming to terms with the ‘baby’ situation. Deciding to tell Cecelia after contemplating not too.
  • Andy solving his problems with the baby situation by sending Cecelia a letter explaining that he has a baby with Francis-Jane.
  • Henry solving his problems by breaking up with Marcelle and finding out he wants to be with Jainie.
  • Andy coming to terms with death when his friend dies. He then relises that he could die too and the reality of war hits him.

Surviving conflict/ death

  • Henry going through life dealing with problems as they come.
  • Andy facing his problems head on.
  • Andy going to war which is going head on into conflict.
  • Henry waiting to see what happens with his girlfriend Marcelle.
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