Stories of Running Away
Write a short story about where you would run away or desert to, if you were to walk out of your life as Tommo and Toby deserted their ship.
"Typee" in a Story
Write a short story in which "Typee" appears.
Make a list of the things we know about Tommo's life, during his time on the Dolly, during his "captivity" and from his life before he shipped out. What do we know about him as a character?
How would you advertise "Typee" to readers who might not be willing to read it?
If you were an ambitious publishing executive under pressure to maximize profits, what toys or games could you try to market as spin-offs from the book?
If you were making a stage play or a movie of "Typee", whom would you cast in...
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