Everything you need to understand or teach Tex by S. E. Hinton.
Tex opens on what seems to a routine day at school for Tex, the teenage protagonist of the novel. After school, Tex returns home to find that his brother Mason has sold his horse, Negrito, as well as his own horse. Red. because they have run out of money. Tex reacts violently to this news, and he and Mason fight.
Tex goes to look for the horses and runs into his friends Jamie and Johnny Collins. They are shocked by the bruises on Tex's face. Soon after. Mason pulls up in the truck and orders Tex to come home with him.
Mason's friend, Bob Collins, visits and Mason tells him that his fatherwho has been touring with a rodeois the one he should have punched out. He is sick of being the man of the house and hopes he can leave soon on a basketball scholarship.
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