Dear Mr. Barnes
Write to Julian Barnes and tell him what you do or do not like about the book. Explain why.
Use a Venn diagram to compare yourself to a character in the novel.
Write your own story about Noah's Ark and tell it from the viewpoint of an animal on the Ark.
Read about the woodworm and prepare a written or oral report discussing what you learned.
Maitland and Hughes
Discuss with a group why Tricia Maitland in "The Visitors" never spoke to Franklin Hughes again.
Use a foreign language dictionary to translate the French and Latin words in Chapters 3.
In "The Wars of Religion," the sentencing statement is incomplete. Imagine what the rest of the sentencing statement might have said and write a paragraph or two to finish the statement.
Use a map to...
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