Simon the Fiddler Summary
Paulette Jiles

Everything you need to understand or teach Simon the Fiddler by Paulette Jiles.

  • Simon the Fiddler Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Simon the Fiddler Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Simon the Fiddler Overview

Paulette Jiles’ novel tells the story of a fiddler’s journey across America to be with the love of his life. It is told through third-person limited narration with its focus mainly on Simon Boudlin, the protagonist. The novel takes place in the U.S., right at the end of the American civil war. Jiles covers, among others, themes of friendship, romance, and the love of music.

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