Summer of My German Soldier - Chapters 11-12 Summary & Analysis

Bette Greene
This Study Guide consists of approximately 48 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Summer of My German Soldier.
This section contains 1,368 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Summer of My German Soldier Study Guide

Summary

Chapter 11. Patty’s mother is upset when she notices food missing from the kitchen, and suspects Ruth is taking it home with her. Mr. Bergen offers to fire her, and says he never liked her anyway. Patty lies in bed, sore and listening, waiting until her parents are gone to get up. However, when she hears her father’s comment, she yells out she, her sister and her friend have eaten the food. Her father then admonishes his wife. Patty notes her father is generous about food, if nothing else.

Ruth arrives and offers breakfast. Mr. Bergen has already has his Corn Flakes, which is what he eats every day, and Mrs. Bergen refuses breakfast, as it is “fattening.” Ruth comes in to Patty’s room to check on her, and asks her to come into the kitchen.

In the kitchen, Patty does not eat...

(read more from the Chapters 11-12 Summary)

This section contains 1,368 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Summer of My German Soldier Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Summer of My German Soldier from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook