Bridge to Terabithia is a novel by Katherine Paterson that was first published in 1977. Explore a plot summary, an in-depth analysis of Jess Aarons, and important quotes.


See a complete list of the characters in Bridge to Terabithia and in-depth analyses of Jess Aarons, Leslie Burke, and Miss Edmunds.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Bridge to Terabithia, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.


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Quick Quizzes

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Further Study

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