Short Essay Questions
1. What does David mention to readers in Chapter 1?
2. What is David's life like after the summer of 1958?
3. What is the Rock and what does David do while there in Chapter 2?
4. Who does David meet at the Rock and what is David's response?
5. What does David notice about Meg's arm and what is Meg's reaction to living at the Chandler family home?
6. Who is Ruth and how is the Chandler home described?
7. Who is Susan and what is mentioned about her?
8. What happens to Meg's parents?
9. Who does David talk to at the carnival and what does David think of these people?
10. What is The Game?
11. When David finds himself alone at the carnival, what does he do?
12. Discuss the ring Meg wears.
13. What is Meg's opinion of Ruth, Woofer and the Chandler basement in Chapter 5?
14. What is the shelter?
15. What does Ruth discuss with the boys in Chapter 7?
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