This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Lizards - The narrator has an intense phobia of these.
Sunsets - The narrator notes that these are much more strikingly beautiful in Cuba than in the United States.
Cuba Clouds - After coming to the United States, the narrator often imagines he is seeing these objects, which remind him of home, in the sky.
Firecrackers - The boys and the narrator's father often play dangerous games with this object.
Breadfruit - This is the object the boys use in their street war before they leave for the United States.
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