1. What is exciting about the trailer that pulls into town in Chapter 1? Why is it exciting?
The trailer that pulls into town in Chapter 1 brings the fattest boy in the world to Antler. It is exciting because it brings outsiders with an amazing claim into Antler and gives the town something to talk about.
2. Why does Miss Myrtie Mae appear when the crowd starts to form at the trailer when it arrives in Chapter 1?
Miss Myrtie Mae appears when the crowd starts to form at the trailer when it arrives in Chapter 1 because she is the town historian. She goes to all events in the community and takes pictures of them to preserve Antler's history.
3. Other than the emotional attachment Toby has with his mother, why does he miss her so much?
Other than the emotional attachment Toby has with his mother, he misses her because he is tired of eating his dad's cooking. His dad can't cook.
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