Everything you need to understand or teach The World According to Garp by John Irving.
The World According to Garp, a novel by John Irving, has been a worldwide best seller since its publication in 1978 and won a National Book Award in 1980. It follows the life and coming of age of T.S. Garp, the child of Jenny Fields, a nurse who defied not only her families’ expectations, but the expectations of society at the time. This is Irving’s fourth novel and is above all a coming of age story.
The World According to Garp Lesson Plans contain 138 pages of teaching material, including: