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Lost Summary
Gregory Maguire

Everything you need to understand or teach Lost by Gregory Maguire.

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Lost Summary

Plot Summary

Gregory Maguire's novel Lost is inspired by Charles Dickens's novel, A Christmas Carol. Lost is a fictional novel about an author orf young adult novels, Winifred Rudge, who travels to London to work on her latest book, but finds far more adventure and self-exploration than she bargained for.

Winifred or Winnie is writing a novel about a young woman named Wendy Pritzke who is haunted by the ghost of Jack the Ripper. Winnie plans to stay with her step-cousin and good friend, John Comester in London while she researches famed Jack the Ripper tourist spots for the novel. Although Winnie proves to be a bit of a curmudgeon who holds most people at arm's length, she clearly views John as her one true friend and is quit excited to see him. When Winnie arrives in London however, John is nowhere to be found.

John lives in the top...

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The Lost Study Pack contains about 55 pages of study material in 2 products, including:

Lost Study Guide

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