Red Dragon - Chapter 27 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 61 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Red Dragon.
This section contains 509 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Red Dragon Study Guide

Chapter 27 Summary

When Francis is eight, his grandmother begins to change. At first it is visible only in her behavior toward the patients. Grandmother begins to present a proper dinner every night, acting every bit the southern belle she was as a child. Grandmother was a very charming young woman. Grandmother had to be charming, because she had the bad luck to be born with bad teeth. However, when her teeth began to fall out, she had grown so accustomed to them, she had a pair of dentures made to look exactly like her original teeth.

Francis has few friends, because the house is so isolated. Francis enjoys spending time with the housekeeper, Queen Mother. Francis enjoys catching a ride with her and her husband at the end of the day in their wagon. Francis also sometimes plays with the daughter of the sharecropper who lived a few fields...

(read more from the Chapter 27 Summary)

This section contains 509 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Red Dragon Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Red Dragon from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.