Listen up, recruits! It’s time to start reading The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane.
The back of the Puffin Classics edition says:
Young Henry Fleming had always dreamed of performing heroic deeds in battle. But as a raw recruit in the American Civil War, Henry experiences both fear and self-doubt. Will war make him a coward? or a hero?
You have your assignment. Start reading the text.
Let’s find out together what will happen to Henry Fleming.