Paperboy Summary
Vince Vawter

Everything you need to understand or teach Paperboy by Vince Vawter.

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

Paperboy Overview

Paperboy is an award-winning young adult novel by Vince Vawter. Set in 1959 Memphis, Tennessee, the narrative centers on the coming-of-age of an eleven-year-old boy who suffers from a profound stutter. When the narrator takes over his friend’s paper route for the summer, he is challenged and ultimately changed by the customers he comes to befriend. Paperboy explores themes of friendship, racism, family, communication, and language.

Lesson Plan

Paperboy Lesson Plans contain teaching material that includes: