Salvage the Bones: A Novel - Study Guide The Twelfth Day: Alive Summary & Analysis

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The entire family remains in the attic of their neighbors house, cold and exhausted. China and the puppies have all died or at least disappeared. Skeetah suffers from immense guilt and feels as though he has failed his dog. Skeetah leaves on a tractor as soon as the water is low enough, convinced that he can still find China somewhere. When the water finally disappears, Daddy's truck is destroyed, and Randall realizes that they are going to need shelter for the next few days. They being to make their way toward town, and come to discover that the hurricane destroyed nearly every house in the area. Big Henry and Marquise are still alive, and in front of Big Henry's house. Big Henry invites the family inside to stay until things are sorted out. Manny is also amongst the survivors. They enter...

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