Seven Basic Plots (Click)

Can you find the type of literary work based on the plot? (see game note)

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  • The seven basic plots are: overcoming the monster; rags to riches; rebirth; the quest; voyage and return; comedy and finally tragedy. In Christopher Booker’s The Seven Basic Plots (subtitled, ‘Why we tell stories’) he lists many famous books and categorizes them accordingly. Do you agree? ...
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