Forgot your password?  

Waiting for Anya Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 7 Summary

Michael Morpurgo
This Study Guide consists of approximately 38 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Waiting for Anya.
This section contains 394 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Waiting for Anya Study Guide

Chapter 7 Summary

The corporal shouts down to the German patrol, warning Benjamin of their existence and causing him to run for cover. The patrol and the corporal meet halfway down the path and are happy to see one another. Jo is simply relieved that Benjamin is safe. Later, when they separate, the corporal gives his binoculars to a very appreciative Hubert.

Jo returns home a few days later to find his father has returned. Jo's father has tuberculosis, so the Germans released him from the prisoner of war camp because he could no longer work up to their requirements. Jo's father is tired and angry, unhappy with all that has happened in the family over the past four years that he has missed. All the other kids in the village congratulate Jo a few days later at school, but he feels that there is nothing to celebrate because he...

(read more from the Chapter 7 Summary)

This section contains 394 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Waiting for Anya Study Guide
Copyrights
Waiting for Anya from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook