West of the Moon - The Postmaster; The Black Book; Soria Moria Summary & Analysis

Margi Preus
This Study Guide consists of approximately 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of West of the Moon.
This section contains 1,224 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the West of the Moon Study Guide

Summary

In “The Postmaster,” Astri is talking to the man who was postmaster for her area. He asks Astri's name and reveals that he had delivered mail to Aunt from Astri's Papa in America. He says he never read any of the letters but that the envelopes were “fat” and that he assumed there was money inside. The Postmaster says he wrote down the names of the places Papa mailed letters from, just in case he had the chance to go there. He writes them down for Astri and she rushes to tell Greta.

In “The Black Book,” Astri discovers that Greta is ill. She immediately recognizes the symptoms of the Blue Death and knows that Greta might not survive. Astri prays for Greta's recovery. Astri also argues that she should be sick instead of Greta. She then takes...

(read more from the The Postmaster; The Black Book; Soria Moria Summary)

This section contains 1,224 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the West of the Moon Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
West of the Moon from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook