The Dog Stars - Book One: Chapter IV Summary & Analysis

Peter Heller
This Study Guide consists of approximately 49 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Dog Stars.
This section contains 975 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Dog Stars Study Guide

Book One: Chapter IV Summary

The weather warms quickly and Hig plants his garden of beans, corn, potatoes and spinach. In the cold frame, he begins his tomatoes. He always grew more than they could eat, and canned the rest to get them through the winter. He secretly took fresh vegetables and sometimes jars to the Mennonite families as well. He talks to Jasper as he works, planting and then siphoning water from the pond to the runnels he created to keep the garden watered. He is tired when he finishes and decides he will take Jasper hunting the next day. The next morning he tells Bangley he will be gone for two or three days as he packs food for himself and jerky for Jasper. Bangley isn't happy. He reminds Hig that every day he and Jasper are gone, and they...

(read more from the Book One: Chapter IV Summary)

This section contains 975 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Dog Stars Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Dog Stars from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook