1.41 3rd Person Limited Omniscient Narrative/Point of View

Third-person omniscient point of view is when the narrator is not a character in the story but can see into the minds of all characters and can report what is said and done. Omniscient Voice is also known as the God Voice because the narrator is able to get into the thoughts, actions, and motivations of all the characters. The omniscient POV was much more popular back before the 1900s.  Some examples of the omniscient voice include:

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Lord of the Flies by William GoldingThe Book Thief by Marcus Zusak

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