Forgot your password?  

This Boy's Life Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 150 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Purchase our This Boy's Life Lesson Plans

Essay Topics

Rosemary lives in a fantasy world. She never sees the worst of people until it is too late and makes poor decisions for herself and her son. Citing specific examples from the text, discuss how Rosemary's attitude has a negative impact on her and Toby's life. Explain why Rosemary acts the way she does and how this in turn influences Toby's behavior.

Throughout the book, Toby's friends have more of an impact on him than the parental figures in his life. Discuss Toby's relationships with his friends. Explore the ways in which Toby is influenced by his social groups (i.e., how his relationship with older boys in Chinook shapes his behavior) and how those relationships make up for the lack of parental guidance in Toby's life.

Dwight is a cruel, inhuman man who makes life miserable for everyone around him.

Part 1) Using specific examples, provide evidence of...

(read more Essay Topics)

This section contains 983 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our This Boy's Life Lesson Plans
This Boy's Life from BookRags. ©2009 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook