Whistle Me Home Essay & Project Ideas

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1. Noli's drinking causes her to join Alcoholics Anonymous. What are the early signs of problem drinking and what forms of assistance are available for young alcoholics?

2. TJ recites the work of Gerard Manley Hopkins on several occasions. Who is Hopkins and what are some of his works? What others poets and poems would TJ and Noli like?

3. The book includes letters written by both TJ and Noli. Explore how personal letter writing has changed over the years—especially since the advent of e-mail.

4. Both the Hamptons and New York City play roles in this book. How does life differ between the two areas? Compare population, economy, geography.

5. Noli and TJ enjoy old movies; most of those cited in the novel are available on home video. What does watching these movies reveal about the personalities of these two teenagers? Are...

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