Whale Talk Summary
Chris Crutcher

Everything you need to understand or teach Whale Talk by Chris Crutcher.

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Whale Talk Summary

Whale Talk is the story of Tao Jones, better known as T. J., and a group of high school misfits who are brought together to form an unusual swim team for Cutter High School. At Cutter High, earning a sports jacket is the most prestigious of all symbols, the "shroud of Turin" as T. J. calls it. It also symbolizes discriminatory attitudes and close-mindedness that T. J. vehemently despises. In order to break...

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Whale Talk Short Guide