Princess Ashley Essay & Project Ideas

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1. Chelsea feels a strong competition with her mother. Why? In what ways does she compete? Is this a normal mother-daughter relationship?

2. "The problem isn't what rich kids have. It's what rich kids are." Explain Mrs. Olinger's comment by using examples from the book.

3. Describe Chelsea's relationship with Ashley. What was Chelsea's first impression of Ashley? How did their friendship develop?

4. Craig has power over people, especially over the three boys who run around with him. Why did they confess to being Gremlins? Give other examples of Craig's power over people.

5. When Chelsea's mom is in the hospital, Chelsea turns to her dad for support and finds that she is really in charge now. How did Chelsea feel when she discovered his weakness?

What sort of relationship did they have?

6. Contrast Gloria Raymond's rebellion and her control of her mother with Ashley's behavior and her control...

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Princess Ashley from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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