Essay Topic 1
Within this book, Sexton decides that retelling known stories helps others understand their lives and their outlooks on life.
Part 1: Why do you think the fairy tales are used by the author to help the audience learn more about their lives?
Part 2: Do you think that fairy tales have been important in your own life?
Part 3: How do you think fairy tales affect people when they are young versus when they are older?
Essay Topic 2
The symbolism of the golden key is something which comes up in a number of stories.
Part 1: Why do you think the key is a symbol in so many fairy tale stories?
Part 2: How do you think the boy's story might change if he was not able to find the key?
Part 3: Would you go off exploring if you found a key and didn't know what it opened?
Essay Topic 3
This section contains 1,541 words
(approx. 6 pages at 300 words per page)