Tinkers Summary
Paul Harding

Everything you need to understand or teach Tinkers by Paul Harding.

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

Tinkers Summary

Paul Harding won the Pulitzer Prize for writing Tinkers. The story follows the main character, George Washington Crosby, as he lay dying. George Washington Crosby chronicles his own life from boyhood to the time he currently lays in the hospital bed in his dining room, surrounded by his wife, daughters, sister, and grandchildren.

Additionally, George also reveals the life of his own father, Howard Crosby from the time he was a...

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Lesson Plan

Tinkers Lesson Plans contain 137 pages of teaching material, including:

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