Essay Topics/Writing Assignments
These 20 essay questions can be used as essay questions on a test, or as stand-alone essay topics for a take-home or in-class writing assignment. Students should have a full understanding of the text in order to answer these questions. They ask for a thorough analysis of the text.
1. The role of the family in this book is a complicated one, however, that could be said for all families in some respect.
Part 1: How do you think family is defined in this story? What makes up a family?
Part 2: Are there any characters in this story who support a healthy family relationship? Who? Why? If not, why not?
Part 3: Do you think the family could have changed their unhealthy ways? Why or why not?
2. Larry is a character that the reader hates...
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