Milkweed: A Novel Summary
Jerry Spinelli

Everything you need to understand or teach Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli.

  • Milkweed: A Novel Summary & Study Guide
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Milkweed: A Novel Overview

Jerry Spinelli's novel Milkweed follows the first person narrative of eight-year-old Misha's childhood in World War II Warsaw. Misha's curiosity, determination, and fierce loyalty allow him to learn the power of friendship, love, and faith in a world that seeks to destroy the human spirit. Through Misha's story, Spinelli explores the complicated nature of memory and loss, reconciliation and renewal.

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