The final literary element to talk about is theme. It can be argued that it is one of the most important elements too because it is the reason the author wrote the story.
Theme is the central idea or concept of a story. It is the message the author wants you take away.
Click on the link below to be taken to a video on theme. Watch ALL of it. It covers theme very well.
How To Find Theme
Strategies of an English Teacher. http://sites.uci.edu/teacherbeth/201...terary-themes/. 11 February 2013.