The Fascination of Correspondence Literature: Reflections on the Little Post Office on the Mountain
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The Little Post Office on the Mountain is a fiction written by the Spanish writer, Angeles Donate. The novel presents us a dialogue about friendship, love, affection, homesickness and dreams that takes place on the letter paper. From “memory on the paper” to the end, the story is told in 35 chapters with multiple threads and strong inner connections. By digging into the novel, this paper tries to analyze the method in which the novel can be clearly presented and to explain the skills in which the emotion and characters are portrayed. Besides, the paper will also try to reveal the innovation of the novel to show the charm of poetry and letter literature in novels.
Narrative thread, Emotion, Poetry, Correspondence literature