Lock and Key Summary
Sarah Dessen

Everything you need to understand or teach Lock and Key by Sarah Dessen.

  • Lock and Key Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Lock and Key Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Lock and Key Summary

When Ruby is five, her father leaves and her mother, suffering from alcoholism, a lack of self-esteem, and abandonment issues, begins a series of dead-end jobs, erratic moves, and abuse. Ruby's sister Cora stands between Ruby and her mother, literally, for the next two years until Cora turns eighteen and goes away to college. She initially calls but the girls soon lose touch. A series of erratic moves and a number...

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