BoB Flash Cards-2
In which book did the main character try to make frijoles negros?
Cuba 15
In which book is there a steam launch that requires a lot of chopped wood to get up to 5 knots?
Journey to the River Sea
IWB is the ability to arrive late to things seen as a talent?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
…does a character state that “I have power over many people, all those who live on my lands?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to think of a sword as “sharpened to an edge that a fly could not walk on with cutting its feet?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
..is a servant scolded harshly for not bringing the wine in quickly enough?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…are a characters ears “so keen now that he thought he could hear insects crawling in the corners of the room?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are an actor’s lines “then we must agree to give up our lives, our families, everything else that we love?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are characters taught, from their early childhood, the importance of family?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…are long lines formed early in the morning by people waiting to visit a shrine?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are loud wooden clappers clapped forty-seven times?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are people who have visited a shrine moving in the direction of a sacred grove of trees?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are swords tested on the bodies of executed criminals?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are the slits in the screens that an audience sits behind opened wider if the audience likes the play?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…are two character sent to spread the word of a theatre performance?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…do actors assume that their play is a tragedy?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…do characters have to enter through a lesser gate that is “meant for tradespeople and merchants?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…do characters leave their wandals at the entrance of a house?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…do rice-paper screens separate one room from another?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…do two characters go to a public bath that was large enough to hold at least ten people without crowding?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character “breathe a sigh of relief when he saw that he was in an ordinary room where the sun shone brightly throug a paper window?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character ache with yearning for home?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character break the strap of his sandals?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character condemn himself to death by drawing his sword in front of a high official?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character consider it madness to put on a play to mock a high and mighty official “in this manner-in his own house?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character continue with loud cries of agony until he is informed that without a head, he must silently accept his death?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character depend on the charity of a thief to survive?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character discover a beautiful sword at the bottom of a trunk of clothing?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character discover a green chest that is “filled with swords, daggers, spears, bows and arrows, bottles of poison…a treasure trove of deadly objects?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character discover that “the theft of a jewel was not as simple as it first appeared?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character do a trick with a full bowl of soup?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character feel that because he is the son of a merchant, “everybody regards us with contempt?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character feel that he is the only one to suspect that there is a deeper meaning to a play?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character feel the presence of the spirits of the dead?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character find himsel “alone in the grass, next to a tombstone covered with moss?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character find himsel on his horse “surrounded by people hawking magic charms and potions?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character find no joy in a victory?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character have a stone thrown at him by an innkeeper?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character hear the eerie sound of a flute playing somewhere in the darkness behind him?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character keep his eyes on a figure in blue?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character not have the heart to warn a friend that he “would consider them lucky to escape with their lives?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character not understand another character’s lack of concern?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character notice a large trunk that is overflowing with costumes?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character notice that many people had been drinking too much sake?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character realize that being truly on guard and angry has made his senses sharper?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character realize that even in death, another character’s face wore a triumphant smile?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character receive a role in a play?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character receive a folded piece of paper that says “Follow the correct path?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character rehearse actors seperately, so that “nobody knows the whole play?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say he is “too old and fat for a role?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say that she “knows that a paradise awaits those who die in his name?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say that “if people didn’t fear being punished for wrongdoing, the country would be filled with thieves?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say that “there may be another criminal in the case?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say that fate has put a tree that is standing alone “where it cannot grow straight and tall?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character say that trees follow their nature, which is “to grow, spread their branches, and in time drop their cones?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character search for someone in the “inky black shadows?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character see a brilliant red stone, as dark as blood, on a bed of black silk?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character see a man wearing a dark blue robe who has a basket over his head.”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character see, at the far end of a deserted little street the flash of a blue kimono?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character slash a white silk kimono to ribbons, only to realize that it was empty?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character state that “as I get older, my mind becomes more restless?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character tell a high official, “I had to learn the tea ceremony so that I could be present when he (his father) welcomes business associates?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character tell a judge that he saw the thief. “It was a gosth that had horns and opened the door of our room?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character tell another that people found him “in a trunkful of costuems when I was a baby?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character tell his son “Comfort can usually be arranged, if one follows the polite way?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character think it would be exciting to observe how a famous judge would investigate a crime?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character think that an innkeeper wants more “thank-money?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wait behind the stage to see what secrets the final scene would reveal?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wake up to angry shouts and the sounds of running footsteps?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wear a necklace of “crossed sticks with a man nailed onto them?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character who is unable to eat because of nerves drink cups of tea to calm his stomach?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wonder “why would a man kill himself rather than confess to a crime?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wonder how significant his words are that he would speak at the end of the scene?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wonder if a judge has “followed the correct path and come to attend the performance?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wonder if he would be able to visit his family?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character wonder why another character would go to so much trouble to steal something and throw blame on someon else by leaving something that is false?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does a character, when questioned about a crime, say “I saw nothing I was not supposed to see?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character’s father celebrate a special day by drinking to thank the spirits for the prosperity of the family business?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character’s father say that “farmers thought that all people who lived in town were thieves?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a character’s parents, who are old and frail, receive a payment for sending her to work in a teahouse?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a charcter tell another that it was not courage that prompted her to act in respectfully, but that she only “reminded myself that my family needed to sell the paper?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a festival called a “bon festival” honor the ancestors?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a garden indicate a love of beauty?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a ghostly shadow sink in the floor after a character stamps his foot?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a judge remind a character of a statue of Buddha?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a man wearing a blue kimono appear after the gate of an inn opens?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a play’s final scence take place on a cliff overlooking a rushing river?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does a shogun “costumed splendidly in helmet and leather armor,” listen to a play in silence?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does an actor skillfuly cause a scene of conusion so that it is difficult for anyone to follow him?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…does an actor state that another actor has “one change to save your own honor?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does an ancient pine tree make a character feel sad?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does pouring sake on the steps of a teahouse bring murmurs of approval from the crowd?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…does the scent of steaming rice remind a character that he is hungry?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character in a play an “eater of human flesh”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character amazed by an actor who moves like a dancer with hands that moved with grace and speed?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character amazed to discover that what he thought were horns were really the pins that a geisha stuck in her thick hair?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character amused at the way his officials “scrambled to get out of the way of the fighting?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character asked “what kind of a master lets his servants go hungry?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character asked how he was able to identify the place a certain typ of tea was grown?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character asked if he “has ever felt that you were in the wrong place? That fate had made you different?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character asked if he has ever ridden a horse?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character awed by the size of a house?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character confused by that fact that a thief has returned back to the home of the man from whom he had stolen the jewel?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character embarassed to be a merchant’s son because “merchants care for nothing except money?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character grabbed from behind while his face is being covered with silk?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character let to pass through a gate because the guard was once saved from disgrace?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character outfitted in a grand an spectacular costume?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character question about the reason there is a tunnel between his inn and the monastery?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character shocked to discover that a large golden crucifix has a red jewel at the top of the cross?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character startled by the “sight of a fierce chalk-white face, with crimson and black lines around the eyes?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that “laziness is a bad habit?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that “one hand brings out the sword…but then you must seize it with both hands?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that “such great men do not lower themselves by going to that part of the city?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that “this boy has earned the right to kill me, not you?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that a play is exciting and that “some are very scary with goblins and ghosts?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that another character could be found “in the floating world somewhere?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that he can have a part but that he will “die horribly when the play is only half over?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that he had better hurry because “there are many thieves on the road at night?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that he must act the way a guest normally would, “no matter who else is present?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that he must never draw his sword when he is angry?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that if he wants to catch a criminal he “must become a tree?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that once in a while another character makes a mistake?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told that one should only ones’ sword in order to use it?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “always watch your opponent’s eyes?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “catch your enemy when he does not expect you?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “find the rosaries and crucifixes?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “kneel now and beg his forgiveness?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “sit with your back straight and think of yourself as part of the horse?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to “think what might happen if people tried to become something they were not meant to be?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to stamp his foot in different places around a room?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told to think of catching a criminal like “looking for a deer in a forest?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told when he complains of having to ride rather than walk that “if you ever had to walk any great distance you would appreciate it more”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character told, “It is time to examine the path that we followed?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character when given a sword told to “treat it well and use it with wisdom?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character’s important line in a play “I swear that I will see you disgraced?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a character’s house surrounded by a high stone wall?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a famous judge described as being “fat, but with eyes that were as sharp as a cat’s?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a person described as a “dishonorable man…he didn’t even have the rourage to commit sepuku properly?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a shining red jewel left as an offering?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is a traveling troupe used to setting up their performances in many different place?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is death in battle the most honorable way to die?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it a tradition for a certain group of people to “lose their outser selves so they can dwell on the spirit within?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it believed that “since death came someday to all, it was imore important to preserve one’s honor than to save one’s own life?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it common for famiolies without a son to adopt one to carry on their name?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it impossible to tell that an actor was not actually a woman?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it OK to portray a group of people on stage as long as they “eventually came to an unhappy end?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is it quite unusual for a samurai to wok as an innkeeper?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is it thought that in a play “anyone can become whoever he likes?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
…is it thought that merchants “get righ by selling at high prices, cheating people?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is it thought that the people of the capital city were “spend-thrifts, willing to pay far more for goods than those in other cities?”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is there a festival where the spirits of the dead return to earth?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…is there a legend that a botman’s descendants whould always have the right to ferry travelers across the river?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
…would a theft have been discovered in a character’s room had it not been for his son who had been awake when the thief opened the door.”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
3. IWB was a character described as “skilled at breaking things”?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
30. IWB does a character claim “the ocean is like kangaroos and grandfathers- I believe other people have seen it” ?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
34. IWB does a character say that the only thing more annoying than talking dinosaurs is talking rocks?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
38. IWB is it said that “hooks and cliff-hangers belong only at the ends of chapters?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
are characters concerned about “their pits stinking?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are character’s dealing with a conspiracy?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
are character’s made to drink buttermilk at their meals?
The Other Half of My Heart
are character’s surprised to find that their neighbor was “a pillar of the black community?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are character’s told “If you think you’ve got a chance at winning this competition, you can forget it!”?
The Other Half of My Heart
are character’s told that buttermilk is “a miracle drink, really?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are characters told they can’t have “too much artery-clogging fat?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are characters told they must have “no canine behavior”?
The Other Half of My Heart
are men offered a tobacco barn to hide in?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
are t wo characters very excited about receiving a cell phone?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters amazed that their Grandmother snores loudly?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters born when the sun and moon were up at the same time?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters chauffeured by a black Town Car?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters given matching necklaces for doing a good job in the pageant?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters given water that is “sparkling?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters name for the sun and the moon?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters that told even though both of them are beautiful, the program they are entering is designed to get a girls to express who is on the inside?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters told “Idle time is wasted time?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two character’s told “never blame others for what is YOUR problem?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters told “there is no time other than the one you’re in?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two character’s told that butter is terrible for the arteries?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two characters told to “take no prisoners?”
The Other Half of My Heart
are two charactersborn on a tiny airsrip in the rainiest tow in the U.S.?
The Other Half of My Heart
are two girls civen a cell phone so they can keep in touch with their parents?
The Other Half of My Heart
did a character break free and yell “Freedom?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
Did a character entertain the audience with humor because he had not prepared a speech?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did a character plead “Will no one stop that man?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did a character state that he “would like to see the Pacific Ocean?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did a character suffer a carriage accident?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did a dog use a character’s “pristine green grass as his own private lavatory?”
The Other Half of My Heart
did a handwritten letter state that someone very important would be attanding a performance that night?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did a photograper take a historic picture of the Capital Dome prior to a grand occasion?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
did thousands of people wait in line to view a casket?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
do characteres put medicine into their grandmother’s oatmeal?
The Other Half of My Heart
do characters find it hard to imagine that their grandmother had ever enjoyed spleeping in puddles or pretenging she was a rider on the Pony Express?
The Other Half of My Heart
do characters have to put on a fashion show for their parents after they bought formal gowns?
The Other Half of My Heart
do characters participate in a program that seeks to “inspire our girls to become young women of character?”
The Other Half of My Heart
do characters record their Grandmother’s snoring?
The Other Half of My Heart
do characters take a “stroll down memory lane” when they look at pictures of their mother at a younger age?
The Other Half of My Heart
do doctors probe a wound with bare, dirty finters?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
do two character’s feel they have entererd a war zone with a “stern, disinfectant-spraying woman as their commander in chief?”
The Other Half of My Heart
do two character’s grandmother pay for plane tickets as a birthday present?
The Other Half of My Heart
do two characters’ grandmother take them to a “special and important” place.
The Other Half of My Heart
do two characters have to “scoop poop” and hang it on their neighbor’s door?
The Other Half of My Heart
do two character’s sleep upstairs in the attic?
The Other Half of My Heart
do two character’s think that their Grandmother’s sour disposition might be the resul of all the “farts she’d held inside herself?”
The Other Half of My Heart
do two men wait in a pine thicket for four nights?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character prize being together as a family more than she was afraid of falling from the sky?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character ask if another character has always been proud of her sister?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character ask to see more pictures of other relatives
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character assign a book about hot-air balloons, airplanes, and other modes of transportation to her father to read during the summer?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character become known as a “river ghost?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character carry a packet into a room that contains a pair of binoculars?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character chase after black footprints?
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians
does a character create “wisdom dolls?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character describe her skin as “Buttermilk Ugly?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character discover that “when it came to standing up for what was right—or having a beautiful heart–it didn’t matter what color your skin was?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character do a tumbling routine for a program?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character express disapproval by raising “The Eyebrow?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character fear the power of dreams?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character feel like everything will be all right if she can make her sister laugh and hold her hand?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character feel that admitting a terrible truth was one of the hardest things she’d ever had to do?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character feel that her “laughter had been piling up like snow on a mountain?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character feel that her looks can be described as “a bit too much like a clown.”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character find that kissing her grandmother after being licked in the face by a dog is “totally disgusting?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character fire a gun that misfires occasionally?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character flee to Rome to escape being captured?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character get back at another character by stomping on her foot?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character get tired of people staring at her?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character have a difficult time in school because she has “severe dyslexia?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character have plans for volunteering at an animal shelter?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character have sagging earlobes, the result of years of wearing heavy god earrings?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character have to cut a boot so as to not cause any more damage to a leg?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character have to wear sunscreen so she doesn’t “show up to the pageant pink as a Christmas ham?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character have trouble reading because she can “barely keep the letters from flipping and flopping around n the page?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character haved arthritis that “flares up when storms are moving in?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character insist “I will suffer death first?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character keep curtains closed during the day because she believes it makes the room cooler?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character learn that the largest organ in her body is her skin?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character let out gas from both ends of her body?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character like the idea that Jesus could change colors depending on where he was, like a chameleon?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character lower his head to hide his tears of joy?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
does a character meet another girl who has one hundred and fifty-seven Barbies?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character not betray another even though that character has abused his hospiltality?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character plead “Love, live but for one moment to speak to me once?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character prepare for a “performance” in order to cross a bridge?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character realize that her skin was the part of her that peple saw before anything else and decided who she was?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character realize that she had not spoken up because she was “scared…plain and simple?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character realize that she has in her life “someone who would always “know who she was?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character realize that she will always be the “under-stander” or support for another character?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character receive a humanitarian a ward, an award for making the world a better place?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character remember a boy in her school who told her “he wished he’d lived in the days when black and white peopld didn’t go to school together?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character remember hearing a Sesame Street about things that don’t belong?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character repeat, “I must go up, I must go up?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character say “airplanes are a bacterium’s paradise?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character say “What an excellent chance I had, if I wished to kill the president on Inauguration Day?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character say in her speech that she wants to “do something to make the world a more equitable place for everyone?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character say she’s working on a new fashion line called “Global Chillin?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character say that “greed will do you in?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character see a photograph or people that looked just like her?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character suffer from a “pain in his left leg”?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character talk about going through “the change?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character tell another that “candlelight is easier on my bad eye than electric?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character tell another that she’s “as see-through as Saran Wrap?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character think that haing a broken leg is a lot better than having a heart attack?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character trade e-mails with another character whose address is lluvbarbies [email protected]
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character visit a museum and see the words of a famous African-American?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wear a locket with a picture of her great-great grandmother in it?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wear a black felt slouch hat, wool coat, black pants, and carry the photos of five of his favorite girlfriends?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character wish to make the world a better place for everyone to live?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wonder if it was “okay to yell at God?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wonder if she had been alive during the Civil Rights Protests would she have marched too?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wonder if she will be included or will be seen different than anyone else?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wonder what it would be like to teach in a school that wouldn’t allow black children to sit in desks next to white children?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character wonder what she would do during the Civil Rights Movement?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character’s grandmother dress up in a dress with a “surprisingly low neckline?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character’s great grandmother admit to using her looks to enjoys ome of the privileges whites enjoyed all the time?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a character’s mother believe that when a flower puts down it’s roots, it “must have found some what they needed in that plot of ground?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a characters name mean “goddess of wisdom?”
The Other Half of My Heart
does a characters riding spurs get snagged on a flag/
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a character’s sister think that she sees herself as better than her?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a characters’s hat look like a whole flock of chicks were nesting on her hair?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a dog drool into a character’s mouth?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a father confess that he has never read an entire book in his life?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a girl’s grandmother provide them with formal gowns and make-up makeovers?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a play begin without special guests being present?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a small yellow bird remind a character of her beloved family pet?
The Other Half of My Heart
does a trick claiming a character was a “messenger from a doctor” work perfectly?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does a widow own a boarding house?
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
does one character avoid attention at all costs while the other was glad for the attention?
The Other Half of My Heart
does one of the characters confess ” I’m mad, I’m mad?”
Chasing Lincoln’s Killer
I which book is it important to the main character to hear there is to be a wedding or birth of a son?
A Single Shard
In which book is the following quote: “Rouse yourself this instant!”
Fever 1793
In which book did an artist lose his fiancee because she was blown out of his arms by a bomb?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a newscaster told that his news is wrong and that he should ask the kids for the real deal?
Sharon Draper
In which book a mother count coins from a bag?
Treasure Island
In which book are 2 characters in flesh-pink party frocks running down the street?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are 2 characters taking advantage of their similar appearance to deceive captors during the night?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are 2 men dressed in black described as “ a pair of gloomy crows”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are 2 pairs of red and black goalkeeper gloves purchased by Mama before she died ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are 2 people compared to Romulus and Remus?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are 2 youngsters getting away and traveling slowly while admiring their scenic surroundings?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are a character’s legs covered with bites from bedbugs?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are a lot of people upset when a company offers $3 million a year to have their name put on a building?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book are a main character’s cousins amazed by her beautiful clothes?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book are all bodyguards chosen from other countries, like Scotland and England?
House of the Scorpion
In which book are blackouts placed over the windows so that it is not easy for planes to find bombing targets?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book are candles kept in a clothespress?
Fever 1793
In which book are characters going to be told they are being invaded by aliens?
The Roar
In which book are children placed on a mattress outside in the yard?
Fever 1793
In which book are coffee, tea, oyster loaf and Indian pudding served?
Fever 1793
In which book are guns fired on a street corner and a cannon blasted in the public square to purify the air?
Fever 1793
In which book are horses with implants in their heads used to do very specific jobs?
House of the Scorpion
In which book are lawyers compared to “brain surgeons – looking inside their clients heads” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are listeners told “we will be offering a reward”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are men in office uniform referred to as “the suits” and women in variations of men’s uniforms and huge white athletic shoes referred to as “the shoes”?
Sharon Draper
In which book are muskets used for firearms?
Treasure Island
In which book are newspapers too scared to publish reports about the terrible things the soldiers are doing?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are parents killed in a train crash in Egypt?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are people surprised when a visitor hummed a family lullaby?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are readers told to go to a newspaper “for all the whos, whats, whys, whens, and wheres”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are royal tombs routinely sacked?
A Single Shard
In which book are seashells used to support a vessel?
A Single Shard
In which book are servants not trusted to search our and kill all annoying insects?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are some folks described as having “wise feet”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are someone’s construction skills described as “mostly hitting my fingers with a hammer”?
My life in dog years
In which book are students given a homework assignment of writing about a place that was special to them when they were younger?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are the characters confused by a group with different beliefs?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book are the characters encouraged to practice like crazy?
Cuba 15
In which book are the children not allowed to enter an area that is fenced off?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book are the dead buried in “Potter’s Field?”
Fever 1793
In which book are the distinguished gentlemen in handcuffs like a bubble of silence passing through the storm?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book are the first two pages ripped out of a character’s book?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are the following keepsakes: a cork, a fishhook, a silver dollar, a fancy key, and a tiny wooden baby doll?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are the laces and tongues of the left shoe of 4 pairs destroyed?
My life in dog years
In which book are there “runners–guys who sprint back and forth from regiment to base camp”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are there a crystal chandelier, mahogany table, and hale-dozen Chippendale chairs?
Fever 1793
In which book are there characters called eejits?
House of the Scorpion
In which book are there directions which read, “tall tree, Spy-glass Shoulder, beraring a point to the N. of N.N.E.”?
Treasure Island
In which book are there nesting dolls?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are there osprey nests?
Tangerine
In which book are there osprey nests?
Tangerine
In which book are there plump-cheeked twins?
Fever 1793
In which book are there poems written on the inside of desks?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are there several people missing from their high school graduation because they have enlisted in the army?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book are there some youngsters who insist on not being hugged?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are there strict instructions about the textbooks to be used by some students?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book are there two hundred and seventy thousand twelve- and thirteen-year old children?
The Roar
In which book are three doughnuts given as combat pay?
Sharon Draper
In which book are three seated aroung a table, a bottle of Spanish wine and some raisins before them?
Treasure Island
In which book are tops made for boys and a small doll for a girl?
Fever 1793
In which book are two characters considered refugees and have to apply for asylum?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are two characters duct taped to some chairs?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book are two characters equally surprised to find that one makes up stuff and the other tells the truth?
Sharon Draper
In which book are two hills named Haulbowline Head and Mizzen-Mast Hill?
Treasure Island
In which book are wagons scarce as hen’s teeth?
Fever 1793
In which book are words said to be “ mightier than swords“?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book are workers kept in line by people called the Farm Patrol?
House of the Scorpion
In which book can this quote be found: “His strong hands grip her, trying to halt the growing scarlet monster”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book could a character choose from three different smells: summer meadow, sea breeze, or bluebell wood?
The Roar
In which book could a character see light trails on things when they moved?
The Roar
In which book could a main character’s mother only see from one eye?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book could the main character smell his sweat, rank with fear?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book describes soldiers getting sick with flu symptoms?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book did a young boy take down the Jolly Roger?
Treasure Island
In which book did a beggar have a crushed foot?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did a boy and his mother hide under a bridge?
Treasure Island
In which book did a boy faint at the sight of another man being killed?
Treasure Island
In which book did a boy hide in the apple barrel?
Treasure Island
In which book did a boy slip off his shoes to be quieter on deck?
Treasure Island
In which book did a boy use chicken bones as dolls to pass the time in prison?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did a boy, a doctor and Gray run for shelter?
Treasure Island
In which book did a captain die of sudden apoplexy?
Treasure Island
In which book did a capuchin money eat popcorn?
The Roar
In which book did a caravan of at least 25 cars follow a bus?
Tangerine
In which book did a caravan of at least 25 cars follow a bus?
Tangerine
In which book did a change his mind about a winner at the last moment?
The Roar
In which book did a character wake up in a common hall where people were allowed to sleep for free?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character a character’s face start turning red before she was about to cry?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character a flat nose and eyes with little slits like someone from outer space?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character agree to be taught how to fight in exchange for acting in a play?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character almost have to go outside because of the thick mushroom odor of dampness, mildew, and stale air?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character always been a trip singing “Off we go into the wild blue yonder?”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character always get called to come home with an operatic voice? (opera singer)
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character apologize for trying to kill another character?
The Roar
In which book did a character ask about who lived in the mansions?
The Roar
In which book did a character attend many fund-raisers?
Cuba 15
In which book did a character believe his brother was a psycho?
Tangerine
In which book did a character believe his brother was a psycho?
Tangerine
In which book did a character breathe a fresh, woody smell?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character brush out the kinks in her hair so she would not look like Pippi Longstocking?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character call another a guide dog?
Tangerine
In which book did a character call another a guide dog?
Tangerine
In which book did a character call another a gutless wonder?
Tangerine
In which book did a character call another a gutless wonder?
Tangerine
In which book did a character call someone to hear her voice on a recorded message
The Roar
In which book did a character call the fire department?
Tangerine
In which book did a character call the fire department?
Tangerine
In which book did a character carry a covered casserole dish with two big hot pads down a dirt road?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character change her demeanor after seeing the hospital from the mountaintop?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character check an empty house to make sure nothing was left behind?
Tangerine
In which book did a character check an empty house to make sure nothing was left behind?
Tangerine
In which book did a character claim innocence to a crime although he was threatened to have his hands tied behind his back and pulled upward until he confessed?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character clog or flat-foot to “Old Joe Clark”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character collapse in the parlor of the inn?
Treasure Island
In which book did a character collect a bottle of champagne and a key?
The Roar
In which book did a character confess that he was once honorable and had been reduced to being homeless?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character cry a single tear?
The Roar
In which book did a character decide his school was trying to poison him?
The Roar
In which book did a character decide that a friend needed books because she missed not having any to read?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character decide that he didn’t want to live the rest of his life dependent on the whims of teenagers?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book did a character decide to quit taking medicine because it made her numb?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character describe his nightmares?
The Roar
In which book did a character develop “a brilliance in her eyes, a warm color in her cheeks, and a new sweetness in her manner”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did a character die while leaning against a goal post?
Tangerine
In which book did a character die while leaning against a goal post?
Tangerine
In which book did a character die, likely from an aneurysm?
Tangerine
In which book did a character die, likely from an aneurysm?
Tangerine
In which book did a character draw a colt that looked like a picture from “The Little Fellow”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character dream about vines winding around him?
The Roar
In which book did a character dream he became a dog?
The Roar
In which book did a character dream he was in a parking garage trying to find his car?
The Roar
In which book did a character dress as a bull?
Cuba 15
In which book did a character enter a hut that was constructed of wooden beams that looked very old with worm holes, and cracks covering the wood, and crumbling dried clay filling the gaps between the beams?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character explain to a mysterious woman that when she held her special rock…”things seem all right again.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character explain why the children were chosen?
The Roar
In which book did a character fall and become unconscious?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel as though he received a crushing blow to his chest?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel bad that she had disappointed her grandma?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel fear when she discovered her hair had been cut?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel like he’d been playing all the parts in a very strange soap opera?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel like she was on top of the world when she was picking blackberries?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel like the four people in her family were the only people in the world, wrapped in a sadness as thick as the fog?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel like the pendulum on the grandfather clock, swinging back and forth until she wound down to nothing?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel sorry for a pastor at the local church because no one ever went up to “repent”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel sorry for the animals?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel that nothing about a day in her life made sense?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character feel the sensation of motion sickness?
The Roar
In which book did a character feel the worst pain he had ever experienced?
The Roar
In which book did a character fill her mouth with cereal so she would not have to answer any more questions?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character find a few hidden string beans after weeding the bean patch?
Fever 1793
In which book did a character find a file called scholarship offers on a computer?
Tangerine
In which book did a character find a file called scholarship offers on a computer?
Tangerine
In which book did a character find a perfect oblong rock the size of her Grandma’s loaves of homemade bread that was the right weight for a newborn baby?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character find out that a murderer used to live in a house near her and now that character was in prison?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character fire at the place where something would move to?
The Roar
In which book did a character forget her daughter’s birthday?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character gather mushrooms?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character get a call from someone at a birthday party?
The Roar
In which book did a character get a sad look on her face and her mouth actually turned down at the corners like a painted-on frown whenever she was disappointed?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character get blood from his father?
The Roar
In which book did a character get poked in the eye with a wet nose?
The Roar
In which book did a character get sidetracked by a cluster of orange touch-me-nots, also called jewelweed?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character get stung by yellow jackets?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character give commands to an invisible dog?
The Roar
In which book did a character go home and tell his parents he won them their first ever vacation?
The Roar
In which book did a character go see The Merchant of Venice?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hate children?
The Roar
In which book did a character hate to go home because of the gloom that settled over her—like something she could actually touch and breathe and taste?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hate to start a fire on a hot day, but needed to boil water.
Fever 1793
In which book did a character have a frying pan hanging from a nail on the wall?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have a gun pointed at the back of her head?
The Roar
In which book did a character have a hard time makings friends. and when she did make friends, it was usually boys?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have a perfume smell when he appeared at a door?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have a piece of glass embedded in his hand?
The Roar
In which book did a character have a ring of bruises around his neck?
The Roar
In which book did a character have a tail?
The Roar
In which book did a character have a white plastic tree?
The Roar
In which book did a character have an IEP?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have an IEP?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have bees twisted in her hair and was going to have to have her hair cut?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have difficulty sleeping due to the paper screens that separated rooms which allowed the noise of loud partying?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character have knobby fingers that moved up and down the fret board?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have on a red kerchief to cover her unwashed hair?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have scratches on his knees from briars and a long red line dripping down his legs to the top of his socks?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have tangled wires hanging out of his pockets?
The Roar
In which book did a character have tatoos saying, “Here’s luck” and “A Fair wind” on his arm?
Treasure Island
In which book did a character have to be in the principal’s office at 7:30 am sharp?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have to be in the principal’s office at 7:30 am sharp?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have to take medicine named “antihistamine”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have two first days of school?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have two first days of school?
Tangerine
In which book did a character have two giant silvers stuck in the palm of her right hand?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character have webbed feet?
The Roar
In which book did a character hear a sneeze in the barn and knew there was a girl hiding?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hear this sound: ban swoosh bang, bang swoosh bang?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hear two cardinals squawking?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hid a rock baby in a V in the middle of a double tree-kind of like twin trees with shaggy bark peeling off?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character hit the main characters friend?
Tangerine
In which book did a character hit the main characters friend?
Tangerine
In which book did a character hope a prison complex was going to be big enough?
The Roar
In which book did a character just move to an area?
The Roar
In which book did a character just want to sleep after being stung by yellow jackets?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character keep saying “Deep breaths. Deep breaths” to keep from throwing up?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character kick a stone and it hit the side of a car?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character know she would never be able to have grown-up sister conversations?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character know that the minor key gives music its sadness?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character learn to read while in prison?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character learn to weave by beginning with a simple tabby?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character let her shoes follow the current of the water until they were out of sight?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character let her son buy everything he even thought of wanting?
Tangerine
In which book did a character let her son buy everything he even thought of wanting?
Tangerine
In which book did a character lie about where he lived?
Tangerine
In which book did a character lie about where he lived?
Tangerine
In which book did a character like a marker with a lamb leaping over the name and beloved child written beneath?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character like cherry wood best for carving/making furniture?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character like her eggs cooked with the yolks broken and hard, not soupy?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character lock a key inside a storage bin?
Tangerine
In which book did a character lock a key inside a storage bin?
Tangerine
In which book did a character look at her grandfather’s eyes before looking at her mother?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character make a blanket that was a pale yellow flannel with daisies embroidered in each corner?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character make a double rose coverlet?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character make a tiny giraffe?
The Roar
In which book did a character make a tiny metal cat with wire whiskers?
The Roar
In which book did a character make dinner and then tidied up afterwards for the first time ever?
The Roar
In which book did a character make plans to attend football practice every day?
Tangerine
In which book did a character make plans to attend football practice every day?
Tangerine
In which book did a character need first-aid spray after being in the sun all day?
Tangerine
In which book did a character need first-aid spray after being in the sun all day?
Tangerine
In which book did a character need to choose a gunner?
The Roar
In which book did a character need to weep, not cry, but weep?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character not go to a funeral?
Tangerine
In which book did a character not go to a funeral?
Tangerine
In which book did a character not like “too much openness”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character not like people eating in his office?
The Roar
In which book did a character not notice her daughter was in the room with her?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character not want to be found so she hid in a barn between bales of hay?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character notice something white stuck to the bottom of a biscuit?
The Roar
In which book did a character offer to help remove the boards from the windows of a house that had been closed up for years?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character once have knee surgery?
Tangerine
In which book did a character once have knee surgery?
Tangerine
In which book did a character only have a few plates, some bowls, and one chipped china cup on shelves in the kitchen?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character only keep pictures of himself?
The Roar
In which book did a character pat an ice pack just like she was burping a baby?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character peel the skin off her hands?
The Roar
In which book did a character pick dandelion greens and dig sassafras for brewing tea?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character place her shoeprints into another person’s shoeprints, with room to spare?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character plant a virus?
The Roar
In which book did a character play a game of cat and mouse through turrets?
The Roar
In which book did a character play an instrument called a “dulcimer”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character point out to his father that they never saw another out running, biking, or driving around the town?
Tangerine
In which book did a character point out to his father that they never saw another out running, biking, or driving around the town?
Tangerine
In which book did a character press a wood curl in a journal?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character promise to come back and do whatever he was told to do?
The Roar
In which book did a character promise to write letters while she was away?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character pull up sod and dig in the sand underneath?
Tangerine
In which book did a character pull up sod and dig in the sand underneath?
Tangerine
In which book did a character put on a suit without a shirt, shoes, or socks?
Tangerine
In which book did a character put on a suit without a shirt, shoes, or socks?
Tangerine
In which book did a character read about a boy who never grew?
Tangerine
In which book did a character read about a boy who never grew?
Tangerine
In which book did a character read the same page three times in a book before she realized it?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character realize that the adults were too old to fight?
The Roar
In which book did a character realize they were surviving more on luck than skill?
The Roar
In which book did a character receive a new phone companion?
The Roar
In which book did a character receive comfort from the Book of Isaiah, chapter forty, verse eleven?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character receive instructions on how to ride a horse and was told to think of himself as part of the horse?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character receive real food and party stuff?
The Roar
In which book did a character receive two gallons of white paint for kitchen walls?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character receives cones of new thread?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character recite a poem at the time someone else was thinking of it?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character recite the poem…Annable Lee?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character recognize a man by the shining gold rings on two of his fingers?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character refer to a loom as a “thingamajig?”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character refer to the woods as a magical fairy kingdom?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character refuse to attend a funeral?
The Roar
In which book did a character remember a silver gray wall?
Tangerine
In which book did a character remember a silver gray wall?
Tangerine
In which book did a character run out of the emergency exit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character run out of the emergency exit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character run the prison library?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character say he had to win a competition?
The Roar
In which book did a character say she would never be a scullery maid?
Fever 1793
In which book did a character say that “sleep is a good healer”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character say that he worked all day and studied at night?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did a character say, “I won’t look, I won’t look”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character say, “The way it smells. I like how it smells out here.”?
Tangerine
In which book did a character say, “The way it smells. I like how it smells out here.”?
Tangerine
In which book did a character say, “A man’s first loyalty is to the soil he stands on”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did a character scrape tiny flakes of coconut off the frosting before eating the cake?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character see a counselor once a week?
The Roar
In which book did a character see a green pickup arrive at school?
Tangerine
In which book did a character see a green pickup arrive at school?
Tangerine
In which book did a character see a shadow that revealed a huge head with horns sticking out, a white face, and held a red object in its hand?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character see elephant seals?
The Roar
In which book did a character see someone he knew in a yellow mustang?
Tangerine
In which book did a character see someone he knew in a yellow mustang?
Tangerine
In which book did a character see something in the sea?
The Roar
In which book did a character see something that looked like a girl but decided it must be a small woman instead? She used a walking stick and wore a long dress and a floppy old-lady sunbonnet on her head?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character send a message to the parents of two hundred and seventy thousand children?
The Roar
In which book did a character sense watching strangers behind mirrors?
The Roar
In which book did a character set fire to her bed?
The Roar
In which book did a character sew his coat sleeve together?
The Roar
In which book did a character sleep for 18 hours?
Tangerine
In which book did a character sleep for 18 hours?
Tangerine
In which book did a character sleepwalk?
The Roar
In which book did a character spend thirty years in prison?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character spot a bare mountain with a rounded top, like a peeled potato?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character stand still while a wolf smelled him?
The Roar
In which book did a character stare at a marble?
The Roar
In which book did a character take a knife out of a bedside cabinet?
The Roar
In which book did a character tell another about his sister?
The Roar
In which book did a character tell another that the main character fell out of the bleachers like he fainted?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell another that the main character fell out of the bleachers like he fainted?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell herself to stop looking at a boy as if he were a racehorse for sale?
Fever 1793
In which book did a character tell his father he won’t mind if he never pays attention to him for the rest of his life?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell his father he won’t mind if he never pays attention to him for the rest of his life?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell his friend it was okay if she yelled at him?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character tell his mother that he is going to enter a new school as a feared and notorious outlaw?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell his mother that he is going to enter a new school as a feared and notorious outlaw?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell the camera she wanted bread, soy cheese, apples, and salad?
The Roar
In which book did a character tell the truth about seeing someone get hit on the head?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell the truth about seeing someone get hit on the head?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell visitors every bad thing that happened?
Tangerine
In which book did a character tell visitors every bad thing that happened?
Tangerine
In which book did a character think about a zombie stalking down Interstate 10?
Tangerine
In which book did a character think about a zombie stalking down Interstate 10?
Tangerine
In which book did a character think he was mad?
The Roar
In which book did a character think her mouth was full of cotton?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character think that listening to music would help her mother feel better?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character think that one day actually felt like three days?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character think that wishes would like prayers?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character think…”Who is taking to me?” The voice sounded familiar but didn’t know who it was?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character throw a biscuit into the waste chute?
The Roar
In which book did a character toast a marshmallow for the first time?
The Roar
In which book did a character try to convince another to leave because it was too dangerous?
The Roar
In which book did a character try to convince someone not to go to the arcade?
The Roar
In which book did a character try to wake up a friend after crashing?
The Roar
In which book did a character use an empty canning jar to hold Sweet Williams (flowers)?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character use chicken feathers, water, urine, and ox gall to get out a stain?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did a character use two spoons to play on his knee, clicking away to the beat of a song?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character walk around the house with a tissue wadded in her hand for weeks?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character want humans and nature to live in harmony?
The Roar
In which book did a character want to see the Implanters Room?
The Roar
In which book did a character want to talk to her father when he called, but was not allowed to because it cost too much money?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character want to visit another family hoping to pretend things were normal?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character want…Water. A long drink-that was what the character wanted more than anything once she reached the rushing creek?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character watch his class on a security camera screen?
The Roar
In which book did a character wear a cowgirl costume to work?
The Roar
In which book did a character wear a detention collar?
The Roar
In which book did a character wear a droppy sunbonnet to hid her face?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character wear thick glasses?
Tangerine
In which book did a character wear thick glasses?
Tangerine
In which book did a character weave and dream a lot during her younger years?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character wink and it gave another character a rush of hope inside?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character wish for months that a baby would be a girl, a little sister?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character wish she had brothers or sisters to help share her emptiness?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character wonder if his father saw someone get hit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character wonder if his father saw someone get hit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character wonder what her Mama was thinking while she rocked and rocked in a chair?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character write an account of a crime?
Tangerine
In which book did a character write an account of a crime?
Tangerine
In which book did a character’s face darken when he heard “He caught you. The pupil has beaten the master.”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a character’s father call a dulcimer a “hog fiddle”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character’s feet look like she was wearing a pair of pale pink socks?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character’s grandparents plan to visit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character’s grandparents plan to visit?
Tangerine
In which book did a character’s hair use to be shiny golden brown but now was stringy and limp?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character’s hands leave a trail of golden light
The Roar
In which book did a character’s mom die because of mold?
The Roar
In which book did a character’s mouth feel like she had swallowed a cotton ball?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a character’s parents plan to take him home as soon as he finished his last treatment?
The Roar
In which book did a character’s sister tell him that he is no fool because he can milk a cow and gather eggs.
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did a character’s throat ache and nose dripped along with feeling like she was going to throw up all greasy fried chicken?
Road to Tater Hill
IN which book did a cloud settle over the mountains and cloaked the house in fog?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a clown roll into a room?
The Roar
In which book did a dead man have a needle and thimble in his pocket?
Treasure Island
In which book did a doctor tell a character his heart was beating erratically?
The Roar
In which book did a dog eat the buttons off of a shirt?
Cuba 15
In which book did a dog growl at a cupboard?
The Roar
In which book did a family gamble with dimes?
Cuba 15
In which book did a family get so busy they didn’t even eat meals together?
Tangerine
In which book did a family get so busy they didn’t even eat meals together?
Tangerine
In which book did a family love playing dominoes?
Cuba 15
In which book did a father and daughter dance?
Cuba 15
In which book did a father start to take his new born daughter to drown, only to realize that he really did love her?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did a festival celebrate the return of spirits who came to see what had been done to honor them?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a freeze kill mosquitoes?
Tangerine
In which book did a freeze kill mosquitoes?
Tangerine
In which book did a girl make taffy for Matt?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did a girl stick our her tongue and throw an orange at a boy?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did a group of boys paint the word “MUDERER” (misspelled when painted) should have been “murderer” across a front door?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a group of boys push over an “outhouse”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a group of children gather on a balcony to be alone while their parents were inside?
The Roar
In which book did a group of people think a nun was a ghost who rattled?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book did a law exist that required a drug to make idiots out of clones?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did a lawyer come to visit a character on Wednesdays to bring eggs and milk and leftovers from his garden?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a lawyer keep a character’s belongings stored safe (hog fiddle, a loom, coverlets and such) while she was away?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a main character have a baby named William who died soon after birth?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book did a main character leave her home because a fifty year old man wanted to marry her?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did a main character pay her grandfather’s debts?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did a main character put a pot of blue paint in a black wooden box?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book did a main character want to blow glass?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did a man and a girl plan to give a stack of old letters to a woman?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book did a man go and fill a pannikin?
Treasure Island
In which book did a man iron socks?
Cuba 15
In which book did a man keep a key around his neck?
Treasure Island
In which book did a man threaten to break the arm of a boy?
Treasure Island
In which book did a man with a red night-cap appear?
Treasure Island
In which book did a mean boy nail a frogs legs to the ground?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did a message in a dead man’s hand read, “you have till ten tonight?”
Treasure Island
In which book did a miracle happen according to one character?
Tangerine
In which book did a miracle happen according to one character?
Tangerine
In which book did a mother ask her daughter if she was ready for sixth grade?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a mother stitch a dress a fast as she could, her needle flashing in and out of the fabric like a bumblebee darting through flowers?
Fever 1793
In which book did a nod and a wave of the hand initiate a death?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a nurse visit a classroom?
The Roar
In which book did a parent not know his son made the team?
Tangerine
In which book did a parent not know his son made the team?
Tangerine
In which book did a parrot keep saying “pieces of eight! Pieces of eight! Pieces of eight!”?
Treasure Island
In which book did a parrot travel to Madagascar?
Treasure Island
In which book did a pattern called “A Complete Baby Layette” include bonnets with ruffled brims and gowns with drawstring bottoms?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a place have the atmosphere of an exam room with no music or excited voices?
The Roar
In which book did a rhododendron bush have long, shiny leaves and puffy white blossoms?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a roast catch on fire?
Cuba 15
In which book did a rosebush burst into bloom?
The Roar
In which book did a school not have a gym or auditorium?
Tangerine
In which book did a school not have a gym or auditorium?
Tangerine
In which book did a siren sound every Sunday morning?
The Roar
In which book did a small fire crackle in the pot-bellied stove?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did a song start out with, “Fifteen men on the dead man’s chest-Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!”?
Treasure Island
In which book did a stick “struck poor Tom, point foremost, with a stunning violence, right between the shoulders.”?
Treasure Island
In which book did a team win on a fake kick?
Tangerine
In which book did a team win on a fake kick?
Tangerine
In which book did a truck arrive hauling a laurel oak tree?
Tangerine
In which book did a truck arrive hauling a laurel oak tree?
Tangerine
In which book did a voice yell out, “Darby M”Graw” over and over, which spooked others?
Treasure Island
In which book did a whole troop of marsh-birds rose again, darkening heaven, with a simultaneous whirr?
Treasure Island
In which book did a woman’s corset set off a metal detector?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book did a young boy become angry when pushed to the ground, but he remembered he had been given advice not to fight when he was angry?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book did a young boy beg mercy on a group of prisoners who were waiting possible execution?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a young boy discover an object that had been forged by a master craftsman centuries ago?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did a young woman owe twenty years of labor for a payment received by her family?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did an actor wear a costume to pretend to be someone he was not?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did an asteroid explode?
The Roar
In which book did an old man use a brass telescope to look out on the sea each day?
Treasure Island
In which book did an outcropping of rocks perch crooked on the northwest side of the mountain look like a lopsided crown on top of the potato head?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did army freighters hang over the park?
The Roar
In which book did blood pour out of a character’s leg?
The Roar
In which book did character fight over who got to sleep in a top bunk?
The Roar
In which book did character hear something that sounded like an approaching swarm of insects?
The Roar
In which book did character remind himself, “Just play the game, keep your eyes down and your mouth shut.”?
The Roar
In which book did character wait for news in a hospital?
The Roar
In which book did characters arrange to meet others at a noodle bar?
The Roar
In which book did characters attend a public viewing?
Tangerine
In which book did characters attend a public viewing?
Tangerine
In which book did characters believe everything they saw on television?
The Roar
In which book did characters bow and move across the floor on their knees when approaching someone who demanded respect?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did characters cast a net of green light?
The Roar
In which book did characters decide to stop a war?
The Roar
In which book did characters develop an emergency relocation plan?
Tangerine
In which book did characters develop an emergency relocation plan?
Tangerine
In which book did characters discuss how they were going to escape an apartment?
The Roar
In which book did characters dream about a golden bird?
The Roar
In which book did characters find a nest and egg?
The Roar
In which book did characters find out they had to swap positions in a competition?
The Roar
In which book did characters find several hundred children staring up at a screen?
The Roar
In which book did characters get good jobs if they found out about a club?
The Roar
In which book did characters get tossed around in a car like riding a jerky roller coaster because of muddy potholes?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters go to Senior Awards Night?
Tangerine
In which book did characters go to Senior Awards Night?
Tangerine
In which book did character’s go to the barn to swing on a rope?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters go to the main character’s house to work on a report?
Tangerine
In which book did characters go to the main character’s house to work on a report?
Tangerine
In which book did characters have “cabin fever” in the middle of summer?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters have to run along walkways?
The Roar
In which book did characters hear a wolf howl?
The Roar
In which book did characters hear children crying and screaming?
The Roar
In which book did characters hide in a cupboard?
The Roar
In which book did characters hide in a movie theater?
The Roar
In which book did characters learn to use scuba diving gear?
The Roar
In which book did characters like to pick blackberries to make blackberry jam?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters link arms to stay together?
The Roar
In which book did characters make hundreds of trips to a big orange diesel tank?
Tangerine
In which book did characters make hundreds of trips to a big orange diesel tank?
Tangerine
In which book did characters plan to help their friends fight a freeze?
Tangerine
In which book did characters plan to help their friends fight a freeze?
Tangerine
In which book did characters play chess?
The Roar
In which book did characters race silver balls through a maze?
The Roar
In which book did characters realize that everyone had been lied to?
The Roar
In which book did characters receive a handwritten letter?
The Roar
In which book did characters receive a refund of one hundred and twenty credits?
The Roar
In which book did characters receive cutlery sets?
The Roar
In which book did characters receive messages from their companions?
The Roar
In which book did characters research fruit?
Tangerine
In which book did characters research fruit?
Tangerine
In which book did characters return home to find black mold around a window frame?
The Roar
In which book did characters search frantically for an ink pen?
The Roar
In which book did characters stop being wild and loud when they saw the main character come outside?
Tangerine
In which book did characters stop being wild and loud when they saw the main character come outside?
Tangerine
In which book did characters take a basket of leftover fried chicken, biscuits, two cucumbers, and snap beans from the garden to a friend?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters take trucks into the swamp for “mud runnin”?
Tangerine
In which book did characters take trucks into the swamp for “mud runnin”?
Tangerine
In which book did characters tell their parents that they were not allowed to tell them what they had been done to them?
The Roar
In which book did characters think there was a ghost living in the murderers house?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters think they were on a space freighter?
The Roar
In which book did characters travel to other schools to compete?
Cuba 15
In which book did characters use words life frag, perp, and odd?
The Roar
In which book did characters wait in line for two hours in the rain?
The Roar
In which book did characters want to make a swimming hole?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters watch “Perry Mason” every Saturday night?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters watch “The Ed Sullivan Show”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters watch a bizarre battle?
The Roar
In which book did characters watch an ad for a new game?
The Roar
In which book did characters watch the aurora borealis?
The Roar
In which book did characters watch Walter Cronkite’s evening news?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did characters wonder who the enemies were?
The Roar
In which book did children dream about trees, animals, and forests?
The Roar
In which book did children lock nurses in a cupboard?
The Roar
In which book did children wake up when they shouldn’t have?
The Roar
In which book did cutlery, carafes, and glasses rise in the air?
The Roar
In which book did damp cover everything with mold that caused a deadly lung disease?
The Roar
In which book did every type of tree begin life as a rough lemon tree?
Tangerine
In which book did every type of tree begin life as a rough lemon tree?
Tangerine
In which book did five grown men try to row a small boat?
Treasure Island
In which book did guns refuse to point at a character?
The Roar
In which book did house fronts have tightly closed shutters and gates tied shut with ropes on which bells hung to waken the occupants if anyone tried to loosen them?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book did it rain for three straight days?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did it seem like a character was always running away and almost like a habit?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did it seem like children were glowing?
The Roar
In which book did Jim Hawkins chow down to a pigeon pie?
Treasure Island
In which book did making mistakes feel like bee stings on a character’s brain?
The Roar
In which book did Mr. Arrow turn out to be a drunk?
Treasure Island
In which book did no one from the hamlet help a mother a her son?
Treasure Island
In which book did one character hide her brown arms and the calluses on her palms?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book did one of the main characters play music on the church organ after many years of not playing the organ?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book did parents meet over concerns about lightning?
Tangerine
In which book did parents meet over concerns about lightning?
Tangerine
In which book did people bang on pillars with huge steel balls on chains?
The Roar
In which book did people believe koi were being stolen by a local person?
Tangerine
In which book did people believe koi were being stolen by a local person?
Tangerine
In which book did people have to row or paddle seven or eight miles to a larger boat?
Treasure Island
In which book did people save money for years so that a few could attend a play?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did people wonder what was happening to the koi?
Tangerine
In which book did people wonder what was happening to the koi?
Tangerine
In which book did police come to end a party?
Cuba 15
In which book did robbers not steal the strongbox?
Fever 1793
In which book did sand get in our eyes, sand in our t eeth, sand in our suppers, sand dancing in the spring…?
Treasure Island
In which book did see trees burning?
Tangerine
In which book did see trees burning?
Tangerine
In which book did Senator Mendoza complain about a stinking dog?
House of the Scorpion
In which book did silver of shiny mica and mud bury under a character’s fingertips?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did simulators look like giant spiders?
The Roar
In which book did someone have to get stitches?
Tangerine
In which book did someone have to get stitches?
Tangerine
In which book did someone kick sand in another character’s eyes?
The Roar
In which book did someone know he would never forget that ride home?
Tangerine
In which book did someone know he would never forget that ride home?
Tangerine
In which book did someone make a, “banana-peel back-flop landing in the mud”?
Tangerine
In which book did someone make a, “banana-peel back-flop landing in the mud”?
Tangerine
In which book did someone not mind being a substitute until just about everyone he knew could see him on the sidelines?
Tangerine
In which book did someone not mind being a substitute until just about everyone he knew could see him on the sidelines?
Tangerine
In which book did someone say, “Look the the sky!”… “It’s blue!”?
The Roar
In which book did someone throw a clod of dung on a character?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did someone write, “I know you know things. So do I.”?
The Roar
In which book did students miss school to fight the freeze?
Tangerine
In which book did students miss school to fight the freeze?
Tangerine
In which book did the Hispaniola roll steadyily, dippinig her bowsprit now and then with a wiff of spray?
Treasure Island
In which book did the appearance of soiled and wrinkled clothing make a character look like a wanderer who might turn to crime?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did the doctor say, “At least get a new liver!”
House of the Scorpion
In which book did the Jolly Roger hang from a ship?
Treasure Island
In which book did the main character almost weep with joy and terror after killing a boar?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character believe prayers would be heard if they are spoken in a sacred place?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character celebrate her fifteenth birthday?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character dress up as a monster on vacation?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character drink sheep milk, eat their meat, washed their fleece and carded their wool?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character dye golf balls pink?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character eat sugar cubes?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character find a boar in the forest
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character find a stone caught between a horses hoof and shoe?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character get in trouble when she went to a rally?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character get permission to go on a class trip?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character go on a first date?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character hate wearing dresses?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character have a friend who studied dance and martial arts?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character have an eleven year old brother?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character have her head clamped back in to her neck?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character hope his step mother wouldn’t die while having a baby?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character jump on someone’s back?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character jump on someone’s back?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character kneel by the shine and pray for a hunchback’s life?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character know how to take cramping from a leg, 5 kinds of fever, bloodletting and how to feel for tumors?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character know more sorrow than tears can tell?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character listen to music from another country?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character live with sheep all of her life?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character look inside a teacher’s desk?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character make a siren noise?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character make patients pay for medical care?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character meet a boy with brown hair, not golden?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character not want to marry a boy her father wanted her to marry?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character often hear, “yo ho ho and a bottle of rum.”
Treasure Island
In which book did the main character perform a speech about her family?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character pull a dead lamb out of the mother?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character put ice on another character’s face after he was hurt?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character run from his tutor?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character say horses hear her through their skins?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character say she can quiet a horse?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character say she knows how a horse feels, big and timid.
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character see two people from another school show up at the Senior Awards Night?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character see two people from another school show up at the Senior Awards Night?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character sing to a sheep that she thought was dying?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character sniff out dysentery?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character take grain to the mill just to discover the mill wasn’t turning, the kingpin was broken?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character tame a sparrow hawk?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character tell another he was under the bleachers and saw him kill someone?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character tell another he was under the bleachers and saw him kill someone?
Tangerine
In which book did the main character tell her patients they may die to protect her if they really do?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character throw dung on a girl and then feel bad about it?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character want to learn more about the country her family came from?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character wear a tiara?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character write an original comedy?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s breath put sweet peace into horses, not with her mouth but with her fingers?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character’s family speak a different language?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s father have to sell some of his land to buy weapons, armor and a horse?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character’s father teach him about wheat barley and fallow?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character’s father teach him to sew wheat in October and barley in March and let the 3rd field rest?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character’s father work in a pharmacy?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s grandparents live in another state?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s mother die when she was born?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the main character’s mother want to open a restaurant?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s mother work in a thrift shop?
Cuba 15
In which book did the main character’s parents set off to the woods on May Day?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did the pain on a character’s hand keep her mind off the pain in her heart?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did the President’s wife have a baby boy?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did the rhythm of banging wood beat in her head as she swayed back and forth on the swing?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did the southern hemisphere look the way it did three thousand years ago?
The Roar
In which book did the two words “I know” seem to make all the difference in a relationship between to friends?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did three guns go to the bottom of the sea?
Treasure Island
In which book did tomatoes have a disease called black rot around their stems?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did two approach the stockade with white surrender cloths?
Treasure Island
In which book did two characters have red hair?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book did two characters play a game with letters?
The Roar
In which book did two characters throw stones in the water instead of throwing them at people?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book did two characters try to figure out a communication system so they could send a message?
The Roar
In which book did two girls giggle when a door was shut quickly in order to avoid speaking to them?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book did walkways begin to break apart?
Tangerine
In which book did walkways begin to break apart?
Tangerine
In which book do “ pulmonary spasms” require a character to breathe fresh air?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book do 17 year old boys pay $25 to join the army, even though they are underage?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do 2 boxes of Ritz crackers with peanut butter and jelly become a shared meal?
My life in dog years
In which book do 2 characters feel like they are “stepping into a 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle” as they walk through sharp gusts of cold air?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do 2 girls bring three sandwiches, three apples and three ice-cold Coca-Colas?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do 2 men sell illegal whiskey from a grave?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do 3 girls follow an undertaker into a cemetary?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do 3 girls look for a spy?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do 3 girls sneak into a school to try to find a hidden poem?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do a boy and girl type a letter using special duplicate carbon letter paper?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book do All Access passes seem to make security magically disappear?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do beautiful pink, red, green and blue silk dresses billow in the air, like flowers falling?
A Single Shard
In which book do boys get thrown in a bone pit and hundreds of bats scurry out around them?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do boys make a firework out of an empty olive can?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do characters catch hailstones and cram them in their mouths as a source of water?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do characters count newspapers in stacks of fifty copies?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters count the number of words actors say on television?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters dream of “riding wild waves on surfboards, picking oranges and apples off fruit trees” and collecting autographs?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters eat specimens before they are treated with arsenic and stuffed?
Fever 1793
In which book do characters feel like they are trapped in a night without end?
Fever 1793
In which book do characters fight over red and gold crayons?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters get greeted by hippies hanging out by the bus stop?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters not in gangs watch the backs of others not in gangs?
Sharon Draper
In which book do characters pool together information learned on a spy mission?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters question “why can’t we have two boxes of candy”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book do characters shout, swear, and send video boxes flying off the shelves?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do characters spend the afternoon sorting through letters?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters take turns looking through the telescope on a walkway?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do characters talk in code in case there are undercover cops around?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do characters use a mangle to squeeze water from a wet tablecloth?
Fever 1793
In which book do characters wear white boots, and daisy dresses with flared sleeves?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do children in school call an 8 year old boy a sissy?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book do children watch Superman on TV?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do Christians always throw stones at Jews?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book do clones provide body parts for the wealthy?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do farmers with water buffalo pull plows through the mud on the outskirts of town?
My life in dog years
in which book do four horsemen armed with muskets block a road being traveled?
Fever 1793
In which book do fun excursions into the woods seem lonely without a friend to share the fun?
My life in dog years
In which book do girls collect worms by the light of a full moon?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do girls hunt for a young cottonwood tree in the moonlight?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do hotel rooms have doorbells?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do miners eat their lunch underground because it takes too long to come up and go down?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do neighbors pound on an apartment door trying to get in when they hear shouting?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book do once sensible people began rinsing their clothes in vinegar and wearing tarred ropes arund their necks?
Fever 1793
In which book do people carry old bread bags full of golf balls?
Cuba 15
In which book do people from the village call a main character a numskull, mooncalf, and fool?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book do people remind a character of tribbles, the furry little animals on Star Trek, because they were everywhere?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do people use bird-lime, turpentine, Adler leaves and lavender to get rid of fleas?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book do people want bluebells, cowslips and kiss under the trees on May day?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book do plum tree blossoms and the petals fall like snow?
A Single Shard
In which book do soldiers kidnap a character’s father on her 5th birthday
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do some boys fall into a pit of whale bones?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do some characters sit quietly thinking about how much is riding on one year-old computer file?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do some characters sit when a man pulls a small revolver out of his flowered shirt?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do some characters spend the afternoon pacing, ordering food room room service that they couldn’t eat, and half watching TV?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do some kids find a boy locked in a house?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do students bring their teacher strawberries and daisies?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book do students no longer get printed report cards but get their grades sent by computer?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do students talk about corporal works of mercy?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do the boys have bad cases of acne due to the foods they ate?
House of the Scorpion
In which book do the characters carry gas masks in buff colored boxes everywhere they go?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book do the characters feel safe because all the bad guys are locked up?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book do the characters have tea-drinking clothes, and tea-serving clothes, but no taking tea with the upper class people clothes?
Fever 1793
In which book do the characters travel by boat or walking when they want to go anywhere?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book do the main characters have only a light sweater and a sweatshirt to wear in a country with a cold climate?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do the main characters take a train to Skyron?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book do the Pilgrim Players rehearse with some exercises that were invented, written down, but never published?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book do the women know they would not be killed but taken prisoner?
A Single Shard
In which book do they arrange the wood in a complicated crisscross pattern?
A Single Shard
In which book do thieves break into a house that has not been deserted?
Fever 1793
In which book do thieves steal a chess set?
Fever 1793
In which book do thieves think a girl is a ghost?
Fever 1793
In which book do three characters knock at a door at night?
One Crazy Summer
In which book do three girls go frog hunting?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do two acceptance speeches last about ninety seconds?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do two boys and an old man go on holiday for 2 weeks to the seaside?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book do two boys create fireworks as a way to make money?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do two characters discuss who “they” are – they being the experts on everything – only to decide that “they” are women?
Sharon Draper
In which book do two characters go by a newspaper office to pick up a letter?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do two characters have a special wave where they open and close their hands three times to each other?
Mockingbird
In which book do two characters laugh over the phrase, “Keep your pants on”?
Mockingbird
In which book do two characters see a group of men dressed up for a KKK meeting?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do two characters stop and rest under a chestnut tree?
Fever 1793
In which book do two characters travel crouched down in the floor of a car covered by a dark gray blanket?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do two children have their photographs taken inside a small self-service booth?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book do two girls come into a room dressed in matching pink and yellow bombazine gowns, wearing their curled hair piled on top of their heads?
Fever 1793
In which book do two girls have to go to their great aunt’s second funeral?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book do two little girls have a protector when they are outside playing?
My life in dog years
In which book do two pairs of eyes lock together immediately before a crisis?
My life in dog years
In which book do two students jump on the table and dance in response to being stared at by people in purple?
Sharon Draper
In which book do visitors go to a leper colony run by the Brothers?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book do words seem to gush out of a character when he sits down at a computer if he has a story in his head?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book do you hear of a thousand cranes?
A Single Shard
In which book do you read about 46 round medallions formed by a white outer ring and a black inner ring?
A Single Shard
In which book does a character get in trouble and get dismissed for reading books?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a daughter say her mother looks like a frail bird?
Fever 1793
In which book does the following quote appear: “Pepperpot! All hot! Make strong! Make live long! Come buy my pepperpot!”
Fever 1793
In which book does a boy call red berries “delumptious?”
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy’s mother commit suicide?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a pet require much paperwork before moving day for the family?
My life in dog years
In which book does a 8 year old boy admit that he can not read but he “nearly knows” all of the alphabet?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a basement become a retreat for a child with alcoholic parents?
My life in dog years
In which book does a big, tough, rough-looking alley dog follow someone home?
My life in dog years
In which book does a blacksmith’s hammer on his anvil remind someone of a tardy serving girl?
Fever 1793
In which book does a blind man come walking down the the road looking for a map?
Treasure Island
In which book does a bodyguard describe a spoiled boy as “an unnatural little weevil”?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a bodyguard say, “I was 12 the last time I darkened a schoolroom door?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a bowl have a great desire to become a hat?
A Single Shard
In which book does a boy and his bodyguard find a dead man in a field?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy and his father clean up the living room together after his sister had a tantrum?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy and his sister go out for a walk to try to keep the sister from having a tantrum?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy buy a quilt for $25.75?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy climb through a gap in the fence looking for a baseball?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy decide to rename a village “Salt-on-the-Mouth?”
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy deliver newspapers which are almost 20 years old?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy describe his face as a planktonburger with all the blemishes?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy dream of being in the Ajo Mountains?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy fear being beaten because he wets the bed during the night?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy fear sleeping in a bed because, “Bed’s for dead people”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy finish a letter off by saying, “PS I like your mother very much”?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy get angry with his mother for hiding a box of buttons?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy get blackmailed into working a double shift at a mine?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy get in trouble for problems that arise from home-made fireworks?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy get to pick “one candy and one comic”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy get upset when his mom switches her Monday piano lessons to Tuesday?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy have his first taste of chocolate cake, scones, and fruit pie?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy have the exact fingerprints and DNA as his father?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy have to carry his sister home after she fell asleep on a swing?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy learn to accept his best friend’s death after getting angry at God?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy learn to play the piano from Mr. Ortega?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy learn what pajamas are for the first time?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy lose a friend because he can’t play baseball after school?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy not want his friends to know that he sleeps with a rubber sheet?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy pick a Pecos Bill comic book to take home even though he can’t read?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy practice welding by “welding all manner of metal objects–forks, shovels, horseshoes, even the grate off a potbelly stove–right into the gate”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy receive a copy of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare from his parents?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy receive a library card to check out 3 books, even though he can’t read?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy receive the Wind in Willows as a birthday present?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy replace newspaper in an outhouse with poison ivy leaves?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy spend his afternoons looking for a baseball?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy take over his father’s empire?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a boy talk about helping out with a con at tent revival meetings?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy think he caused his sister to be different?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy trade a fish for a bottle containing cologne, aftershave and mouthwash all in one?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy trick a man into telling him how to build fireworks?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy try to get the warden to intercede to get his sister in a school?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy want to trade a baseball glove for a convict baseball?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a boy work in a coal mine until he can leave to go to college?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a boy’s mother accuse him of stealing items he had received as gifts from friends?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy’s father join the Auxiliary Fire Service?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a boy’s mother tell him that she doesn’t need charity when he brings her presents that people sent?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a bully scream and flee after being bitten in the center of his stomach?
My life in dog years
In which book does a bus resemble a rolling insane asylum?
Cuba 15
In which book does a business improve because of a President’s house being built only two blocks away?
Fever 1793
In which book does a careless nighttime accident with a lamp cause a catastrophe?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character become frightened when she discovers a missing trunk?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character “cook” in the sun since morning to clean a garden?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character “take his time” recovering from his injuries?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character “feel dirty all over” after getting fingerprinted?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character actually get to see roofs like tiles lamp shades or hats?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character allow his daughter to accept the gift of a shawl?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character allow servants to move into a room on her property?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character always wear a heavy vest under his suit jacket to make sure he sweats?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character answer, “I’ll take my chances” when told he would be sued if he lad a hand on him?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character appear at the gate asking to stay with his family?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character appear to be insulted when asked if she wants an autograph?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character argue with three characters?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character arrive with an offer to help?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character ask a character to make a delivery “if you can spare the time for your fashionable friends”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character ask her friend’s brother to buy a train ticket?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character ask his son if he shouldn’t dress a bit more neatly to make his debut as a media star only to be reminded that it is only radio?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character ask if she has to dye her hair blue to hang out with another character?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character ask if they can go with a man – not for a story but to watch the interview – so they could learn from him?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character ask to use a phone if she could prove her age?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character ask, “Is is a guy thing or a Northern thing to always have to have the last word.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character awake feeling both blind courage and pure terror about the upcoming events?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character awaken to the sounds of twins crying?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character become angry when a servant asks for more food?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character become ill the day of a very important party?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character become upset because she had not heard from her mother in five days?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character begin writing while the main character waits?
A Single Shard
In which book does a character believe “Idleness breeds mischief”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character believe “that fingerprinting is what they do to criminals”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character believe a man is loyal to the place he loves?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character believe another character is faking the seriousness of his injuries?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character believe blueberry cake can cure any ill?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character believe that she will be sent home and not to jail because she is only 16 and a girl?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character believe that stars control the lives of everyone and do nothing without consulting one of many reference books?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character bite down on a pink plastic arm?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character board a bus where lines formed for free breakfast?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character brag that he never gets tickets because his car is small, brow, and ugly – he just blends in with the scenery?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character burp the alphabet?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character buy ten postcards as a reminder of an excursion?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character change clothes six times while waiting on someone to come pick up a puppy?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character change under a new teacher’s tutelage?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character charge her friends five cents to have their shirts washed by convicts?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a character clean houses to earn money?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character close a front door with a bang, as if announcing the end of a chapter in a book about her family’s lives?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character come home with velvet boxes filled with gold and precious stones?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character complain about her mother taking care of widows?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character complain of a aching stomach?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character complain: “…20 floors of office spaced – and not a decent waiting room!”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character confess to being a “street kid”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character consider spiders awesome because they create art out of their own bodies?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character count on her trusty Timex to keep things on schedule?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character cover her sister’s face with the corner of an embroiled bedspread?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character decide to take music lessons so she will be ready when her true soul mate comes into her life?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character decide to take some business classes?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character describe a boy to her daughter as having no future, being a scamp, possilby even a soundrel?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character describe a falling star as an angel flying down to carry out God’s orders?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a character describe a sad, worried feeling as “a recess feeling in my stomach”?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character describe herself as the luckiest person because she got to walk from the river past shop windows, market stalls, and the courthouse every morning?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character describe himself as “terminally broke”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character devise a plan to sell laundry services?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a character disappear when his family needs him?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character discover eyes upon her when she expected no one to notice her at all?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character dream of visiting West Africa?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character dream that soldiers are trying to shoot her?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character drive a red car with dozens of brightly colored butterflies?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character drop a clay pitcher?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character drop out of school to work?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character earn a B in a class – a legitimate B and not one of those B’s he sometimes gets just because his teacher likes hoops?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character earn money by taking home sewing for a shopkeeper?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character eat a hoe cake with honey?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character eat cereal and wash dishes with a shoulder bag slung around her neck?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character eat cold eggs, buttered toast and orange slices for breakfast?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character eat homemade ginger cake — the first piece of cake he has ever eaten?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a character enjoy making up names for people… like Ms. Peacock?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character enjoy reading so much she doesn’t hear the quite, the sounds of playing had stopped?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character expect to see writing on the walls of a home?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character faint while trying to get back to help her grandfather?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character faint while trying to get back to help her grandfather?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character fall asleep in the necessary and woke being thankful as to having not fallen in?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character fall in love with a “sober young divinity student”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character fall on her fanny in the middle of her solo?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character feel a sweat ball roll down her back?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character feel about ten feet tall or at the very least five foot eight after a girl kissed him on the cheek for making her feel safe?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character feel great as he thinks to himself “I have a bodyguard”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character feel like a sprite or a hungry leprechaun, turning over leaves in search of a treat, looking under weeds for a pot of gold, or perhaps a turnip.
Fever 1793
In which book does a character feel like a turncoat, a traitor?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character feel that early morning was the only time she felt as if there were ghosts nearby, memories of the weeks of fear.
Fever 1793
In which book does a character feel the rumbling of wheels against the concrete underneath her?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character fight for a television set?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character find a passage way in the desert leading to a cache of gold coins?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a character find a phone booth then make a collect call home?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character find a phone number taped on the locker?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character find a quiet place to sit so she could write down as much as she could remember of what she had heard?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character find her mother in a cart being pushed by a man in dark rags?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character find out that someone stole his clothes while he was washing in the creek?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character find that mentioning TV is like waving a magic wand?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character find that tea contains some miracle concoction that soothes away aches and calms nerves?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character flee away on wobbly high heels?
One Crazy Summer
in which book does a character focus on the scent of lavender and clean cotton and the beeswax that the wood glow?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character fold bills and stuff them in tennis shoes?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character fumble with the metal teeth of an oversized suitcase?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character get a chance to see a live picture of something she had read about in a textbook?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character get a radio instead of a television set for a bedroom?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character get a warning about removing her corset?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character get angry and say, “Here’s the deal: You take all three of us back there now or we all leave now.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character get handcuffed and placed in a patrol car?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character get on another’s nerves – mostly because she was right so often?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character get reminded that there are greater causes to fight for than to fight each other?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character get rid off all his purple hair dye even though it was a good color on him?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character get sightseeing information from the library?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character get smart and say, “I think “I’m really sorry for accusing you of stealing” was what you meant to say.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character get upset when another girl tells her that her behavior is disturbing?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character get upset when she doesn’t have the reading buddy she thought she would have?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character give another character money to return to school?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character go for a drive in the country in an old Dodge he bought for $25.00?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character go in and watch ladies slip fortunes inside flat yellow cookie dough, then fold the dough over?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character go through the drive-thru so they could see the license plate of the car following them?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character go to a new school for the last day of school?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character go to the market to buy eggs, hard cheese, pippin apples, savory and lemons?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character hate answering the phone because she doesn’t know who will be on it or what they will say?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character hate to be called “little”?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character have a badly infected leg that she cut on barbed wire?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character have a friend who can track down a license plate?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character have a hill named after her?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character have a screwdriver in her hand putting a machine back together?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character have a shopping list burned in her brain?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character have a square face with a haircut “level as a table descending to a flattened U shape on his forehead?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character have a tooth grin and wiggling eyebrows?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character have all-day activities planned and need money for the bus and food?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character have another house located in the Chiricahua Mountains?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a character have bangles jangling about her wrists?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character have less than an hour to pack a small bag and a rucksack?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character have sponsors mostly lined up and a budget set?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character have to dispose of a dead mouse?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character have to drink dittany tea sweetened with molasses?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character have trouble with consistency and focus?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character help her mother clean houses?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character hold a Saturday Bible Study every Saturday for people addicted to sports?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character hold on to a small purse made of blue silk?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character hope not to melt into a puddle on the floor in front of the judges?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character hope to spend all afternoon hanging out at the coaches’ hotel?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character hum a lullaby because she couldn’t remember the words?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character hunt for metal letter and put them up on the table?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character in navy overalls sweep garbage off the floor?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character injured and unable to work?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character jump on a “board thing” and roll down a hill?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character keep a chart called “YOUR MANNERS” on her refrigerator?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character know she is not street smart, book smart or brave?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character lay on a beat-up sofa listening to a poem being recited?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character learn about the youngest person to die for a cause?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character learn that the church service was optional?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character learn to read?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character leave a note for her father with a friend?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character leave at this time every year to help harvest in the fields back home?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character lie and say that his cousin is expecting him?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character like a man who was obviously wealthy but didn’t act like it made him important?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character like to have the index of books read to her?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a character live in a green stucco house?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character live in a small room built into the wall by the gate?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character look down at flat wooden blocks with metal letters facing backward?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character look like an opera singer with a full moon face, jelly soft cheeks and a jaw framed with white whiskers?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character lose a compass in a cemetary?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character lose conscientiousness in school ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character lose the rent money?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character make a collect phone call from an airport?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character marvel at a girl’s gift of gab?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character met a girl with flowers in her hair?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character mistakenly announce the death of two characters?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character most enjoy reading out loud?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character move from a place where kids get boats instead of cars when they turn 16?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character need “ten grains of jalap and ten grains of calomel” ?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character need a washboard to scrub clothes clean?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character need to borrow $45.00 for the answer to her man problems?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character neglect to style her hair or iron her bathrobe before breakfast?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character never question the stars, simply trusts them?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character not clean the wax from her ears all summer?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character not interfere when the landlady slaps her daughter?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character not tell her aunt and uncle that she is visiting a friend’s house?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character not understand words being “spat out at her.”
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character not want to accept a school issued photo ID as proof of ID?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character not want to spend too much time with a man because if he did he would feel the slime start to wash over him?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character observe”there is no peace for the poor man”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character offer a special engraved silver pocket watch to a friend?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character offer information in exchange for money?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character offer to carry baskets for free?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character only have classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character open a pocketbook take out a red leather change purse then scoot about for coins?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character overhear a familiar tune being whistled and feels comfort?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character own a blue station wagon?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character own a journal that had a marbly black-and-white cover?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character pack cards and a game of Ayo for an upcoming trip?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character pad out to the porch in bear feet and pajamas?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character participate in a hunger strike ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character pass the night kneeling by the finest man she had ever known, praying that the morning would not come?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character pay the price for his fame by signing autographs?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character pick up a sword and attack a chair as if it were death itself?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character play a waltz, heavy with strings and horns?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character point at someone and say, “You see he knows who I am” then turn and walk away?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character press a fist against her stomach to quiet the gurgling?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character press a scarf against a face to keep from breathing in exhaust fumes?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character press her weight into a machine and down on metal and paper?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character print her name in special-shaped letters?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character promise to call before showing up the next time?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character promise to share closure with a friend?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character pull off the road to catch a few hours sleep?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character push back gates so his master can go to work?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character question how it can be a big honor to wipe up sweat?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character question the connection between God and sports?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character question two younger men about what they know abut rights and justice?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character race up the steps under the threat of having to wash dishes?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character read a letter twice and then start screaming?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character read her brother’s woodworking bokos?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character realize people are most afraid of things they do not understand?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character realize that it is harder to be fair and unbiased than he thought?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character rearrange another’s face and find a friend?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character receive a card from classmates ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character receive a letter inviting him to New Orleans?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character receive a rose from a guy she just met?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character receive a stuffed lion that seems like a million-carat diamond?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character receive bullets “straight into the heart”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character receive flowers on their doorstep?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character receive OKO and IYAWO for Christmas ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character refer to a semester project as a “puppy in the bag”?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character refuse coins that were pressed into her hands?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character refuse to leave her child with another family?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character refuse to sell “spirits” but allowed card games and a small bit of gambling as long as the character didn’t have to see it?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character rejoice at the arrival of four new kittens?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character remain on the center of the stage to recite a new poem?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character remember a teacher reciting poetry after recess to calm everyone down?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character remember being told that you can sometimes let silence ask a question for you and that the other guy will way something to fill up the space?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character respond by saying, “If you can convince my father and the DMV to let me get one when I’m fourteen, I’ll gladly bring it” when told to bring his driver’s license next time?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character roam the streets with friends instead of going on to college?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character rub sand into a stain hoping to soak up at least some of the oil?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character run away 1 month after his 16th birthday?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character run through a store looking for hinges?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character say “It’s too hard. Just too hard….”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character say “Tis a good life, and one of the best things about it is coming home in the springtime”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character say “I am your father, and you must obey me!” even though he knew it sounded old-fashioned and stupid?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character say “I believe recycling is essential for the future of this planet, so I never throw anything away.”?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character say “I’m sorting my collection” as he worked as his desk?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character say a soldier needs to things to fight: a stury pair of books, a full belly and a decent night’s sleep?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say go “catch some air sandwiches.”?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character say he never thought the day would come when the only people he felt he could trust would be reporters?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character say he will offer to keep from going to the FBI in exchange for a man’s resignation?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character say hot mud would have tasted better than coffee beans that had been roasted?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say in disbelief, “You cut me .. the wench cut me with the sword.”?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say it is “against store policy” to post flyers on the windows?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character say of one young man” Well I certainly don’t thing much of his manners”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character say she is from “all over. My daddy says it’s not down in any map. True places never are.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character say that city is “nothing but a boiling pot of trouble cooking.”?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character say that sending an email was what saved them?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character say that you can see three states from one spot on a mountain?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character say they will always snatch apples from a basket?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say” I had not of getting married so soon”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character say, “I swear I’ll kill you and bury you under the floor if you make trouble?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a character say, “We have the will. We’ll figure out the way.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character say, “Well . . . He is a Republican” when asked if a man has ever done anything wrong?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character say, “Balderdash! Bad coffee is a nuisance, but it won’t kill anyone.”
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say, “It’s time to review your soldiering lessons.”?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say, “must you be go gloomy, woman? You see darkness in every corner. Sending her away — your own child?”
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say: “This is medicine, child, medicine for my soul”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character say: “Mama’s broken too,”
Fever 1793
In which book does a character say” You saved me from being a most outrageous hussy…”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character scream and bounce all the time?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character search for her lost car keys only to find them safely outside by her dog’s side?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character search for his voice knowing it had to in his throat somewhere but can only manage to squeak our “Thanks” when told how much a man enjoyed reading his work?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character search for the best way to get out of a park?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character search for willow trees?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character see his father led away in handcuffs?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character sell his possessions one by one?
A Single Shard
In which book does a character send her children out to live as servants for money?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character send sweets to someone she has never met?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character shake off a shirt like a dog shakes off a hated collar?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character shave his head a la Michael Jordan – his hero and role model?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character shift weight from one foot to the other while cooking?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character shove someone, pushing him into a room and say, “What is it with boys? You always have to have the last word.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character shovel food into his mouth with his fingers?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character sit alone on the mahogany library steps and read until bedtime?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character sit in center field waiting to grab the softball?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character sit on a throne while her parents changes her shoes from flats to heels?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character sleep in a subway at night?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character smell cabbage and onion from a brown paper bag?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character smile and explain what the “ABD” on her button means?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character sop speaking when given a look that says, “Don’t tell me what I already know.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character sort paper into stacks of scuffed and dirty, flyers, and poetry?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character spend half an hour serving drinks and biscuits to aging men in suits and dusty shoes?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character spread out a tablecloth on the living room floor?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character squeal “Ooh!” then cover her mouth because she saw something?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character squeeze her eyes shut for a moment while massaging knees?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character squeeze her mother’s hand so tight that her fingernails dug into her skin?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character stand in a chair to peer out a window?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character stand up in his sleeping bag?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character star at a character with slanted eyes and copper-colored skin?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character state that she was cold, colder than New Year’s Day?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character state: “Words hurt naught”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character steal from the landlord?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character step on rotten fruit to realize that fruit must be nearby?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character still feel sadness, even after 49 years, over a deceased pet?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character study Portuguese grammar?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character study so hard that he forgets to eat his meals?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character suddenly swerve the car onto the exit ramp to see if they are being followed?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character take a cigar from the refrigerator , unwrap it and pop it in his mouth unlit?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character take a newly inked sheet of paper and hang it up to dry?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character take a yellow blanket from the dresser drawer?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character take flyers out into the community and ask store owners to display them in their windows?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character take six angry steps from the living room to the bedroom?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character teach himself to read using the sports section of the newspaper?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character tell a story about a boy who is a stranger riding a train into town?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a character tell another “I don’t know when your smile first became a part of mine.”?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character tell another, “You’ve got a couple of years before I’m ready for your job.”
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character tell folk tales of foolish donkeys?
A Single Shard
In which book does a character tell his friend he was starting to worry about her because she was lying, breaking and entering, and searching people’s rooms?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character think a fund raiser is really a “fun raiser”?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character think a girl is pretty . . . for a giraffe?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character think being told to take a nap would not help to change the way she felt?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character think he is more like a prop plane than a jet?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character think of nothing but a home-cooked meal all day?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character think she disgusts her mother because she is weak, backward, and a lazy girl?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character think she is seeing her sister for a moment, but it is really her niece?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character think that death was a heavy companion?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character think that martial arts skills along with clunky black boots could kill you?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character think that quarter-cut oak is wood you cut with a quarter?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character think the price of chicken is thievery?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character think to himself “I was along for the ride and what a ride it was”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character think, “Another long, hot, boring August day?”
Fever 1793
In which book does a character travel with a large maroon suitcase, a matching small maroon box, and a mock leopard-skin coat?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character try to be a friend by moving another student’s desk into a corner?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character try to count sheep to go to sleep?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a character try to explain why she changes her name?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character turn rred and can barely breath when stepping out into the sunshine?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character turn to see five people smiling, their faces made long by high cheekbones and long, white teeth?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character use a coaster from an airplane as a bookmark?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character use a smile that would melt Rhett Butler so she could get past a guard?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character use her petticoat to catch fish?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character use the umpire’s signal for player ejection to remove another character from the room?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character usually take a bath only once a month or on special occasions?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character view the stars from a small window cut in a ceiling?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character volunteer to inform authorities about the need for a post-mortem of another character?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character vomit blood all over the bed and floor, then her eyes roll back in her head?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character vomit on another characters feet?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character vow to keep a secret so another characters faith would not be shattered?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character wait for the earth to stop spinning and felt that the sun need not rise again?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character wake to the sound of a mosquito whining in her left ear and her mother screeching in the right?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character walk past a cricket pitch where a group of boys are stirring up dust?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character want her dad to help her finish a chest?
Mockingbird
In which book does a character want to return to live with a grandmother so he can enjoy being a child again?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character want to sell paintings, combs and fripperies?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character want to travel to France and bring back fabric for a dry goods store along with owning an entire city block to open a restaurant, an apothecary, school and a hatter’s shop?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character warn another that if she gets cut off the list, she has no protection?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character warn: “Don’t speak unless you have to”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character warn: “Stay absolutely still! Police check!”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character wave his hand as if granting forgiveness before driving the car through the gate?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character wear a favorite yellow shirt with monkeys on it?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character wear a loose fitting, violet and green muumuu dress?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character wear clunky black boots?
Cuba 15
In which book does a character wear dresses with crisscross stitching done by her mother?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character wear her hair in a single heavy braid?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a character wear jewelry that clinks and sparkles with every movement?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character wear plain black lace-up shoes to school while other students wear thick heels making them appear taller?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character who is at least 6 foot 8 block a hallway preventing anyone from getting by?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a character wipe away black and red ink with turpentine?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a character wipe the concrete floor with a dirty rag?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character witness his madame lying slumped on the ground while a white car screeches away?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character work harder than ever before leaving her body soaked with sweat and dirty soap water?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character work right through the midday mealtime?
A Single Shard
In which book does a character worry they will sabotage an engagement?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character yell “That’ll teach you to mess with our mates! “?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a character’s grandfather have seven wives – one at a time?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character’s heart beat like a battle drum?
Fever 1793
In which book does a character’s home have a pleasant humming sound?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a character’s interviews result in her getting a new job?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character’s small stature enable him to find a key piece of evidence?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a character’s uncle teach in a college?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a characters feet grow flatter with tough calluses from rubbing against concrete and marble floors?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character’s friend give the advice to ” …sleep where you can see the stars.”?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character’s friends offer a homeless family a place to live?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a character’s heart condition prompt him to move to Wyoming where he and his dog cover trails together and enjoy their time wandering about?
My life in dog years
In which book does a character’s stomach growl at the thought of food?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a charcter angrily yell, “Hush, you foolish creature, or I’ll make a pillow out of you.?”
Fever 1793
In which book does a child have parents who often are not sober?
My life in dog years
In which book does a child ride in the back of a jeep beside a sergeant?
My life in dog years
In which book does a child tell his mother “I want to save this one” as a new pet is considered?
My life in dog years
In which book does a Christmas card contain pictures of palm trees on the inside ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a civics lesson teach our rights as citizens and how to protect them?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a classroom have two sheets of lined ruled paper hanging on the wall?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a clone become a human when the original person dies?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a craftsman never indicate any satisfaction in the main character’s work?
A Single Shard
In which book does a deal include arresting anyone selling nonofficial merchandise?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a dignified character speak firmly “unhand my servant, please”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a dirty sweatshirt muffle and silence a character’s screams?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a doctor bleed a man to get him well?
Treasure Island
In which book does a doctor say ” The sores will heal. They healed before. It’s the wounds inside that will take the longest to heal.”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a dog lead a group of adults to rescue a young boy?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a dog return from the groomer’s resembling a genetically modified sheep?
Cuba 15
In which book does a dying man suggest someone read a prayer and not long after, he passed away?
Treasure Island
In which book does a false passport cause a character to be placed in a detention center ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a family move so that the sister can go to the Esther P. Marinoff School?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a family not like to talk about the country they came from?
Cuba 15
In which book does a farmer’s gentle hand on an animal receive a positive response instead of a growl?
My life in dog years
In which book does a father grow a beard and a mustache to change his looks ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a father laugh and say, “It’s one minute later than it was last time you looked? When his son looks at his watch again?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a father pretend to cure his son in order to fool people into giving money for healing water?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book does a father slip a child some extra food from his plate when his wife is not watching?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a father tell his daughter to stand up to bullies?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a father tell his son, “Do me one favor – tell your mother that I knew exactly where you were at all times.”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a fox play a major role in determining the fate of a man?
A Single Shard
In which book does a friend’s unexpected death cause a young boy to become “whole”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a furious, thrashing figure rush out of a dark hole?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a girl ask her teacher about taking an exam for high school that is normally for boys?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a girl borrow shorts that previously belonged to a young boy who had died?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a girl calm down and stop fighting when she is rolled inside a rug?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl carve a word on the underside of a chest?
Mockingbird
In which book does a girl cut thieves with a sword?
Fever 1793
In which book does a girl decide to practice being a friend at lunch by sitting with several different girls?
Mockingbird
In which book does a girl find a single grave in the middle of the woods?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl get a gift of a jumprope?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl get a sketchbook and box of pastel crayons as a gift?
Mockingbird
In which book does a girl get in a school after the director decides to open a branch for older children?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl go out with a flour sack to collect plants?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl have a bicycle accident while trying to get away from a school?
Mockingbird
In which book does a girl have a key to a locked shed?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl have her birthday on the day before she has an interview to get into a special school?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl have to go live with her grandmother because she got in trouble?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl keep working even though she has worked off her debt?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl marry her French tutor rather than the man she was engaged too?
Fever 1793
In which book does a girl offer to lance an infected leg?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl only make it one day in a new school before her family is asked to pick her up?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl purposely irritate another over her lunch companion?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a girl read old issues of a local newspaper?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl realize that her father is the same person as a boy in a story?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl try to get the main character and his sister to help her talk to a convict?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a girl wait for her mother to make a sharp-tongued remark, but she didn’t
Fever 1793
In which book does a girl work in a garden to work off a debt?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a girl yell out to a boy, “Hey, boy!” “What’s your name? Do you want to play?”
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a grandfather never fool around when he counts to three?
Fever 1793
In which book does a group of children get in trouble when a parent sends a letter complaining about her son coming home from school without a shirt?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a group of men pretend that a dead pig is a dead person?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of miners meet to try to organize for better working conditions?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of people ask for an extension in coming up with money to buy some land?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of people earn $740 finding themselves short $260?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of people have to raise $1000 in 4 weeks?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of people try to raise $1000 to buy a piece of land and pay the back taxes?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of people use a baptistry to mix an elixir?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of women sew a friendship quilt?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of women sew a victory quilt?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a group of women talk of being afraid of being turned back when they tried to enter America?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a handshake cause pain and a tiny bruise?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a hardware store rifle help change a 12 year-old’s life?
My life in dog years
In which book does a hat pin in the shape of a Viking spear anchor a black hat on a character’s head?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a high wall made with tainted cement give way, crumbling onto a character?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a hungry fellow sacrifice 1/2 of his hamburger to a growling animal?
My life in dog years
In which book does a kiss become a flower that blossoms and blooms in the darkness?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a kitchen have both a cooking area and an eating area?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a kitchen have the aroma of real food cooking?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a lady’s voice sound like a news reader from the BBC World Service?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a large sign hanging just inside the door make a character forget how tired he was?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a large woman in a cafe kitchen wave a cast iron skillet at 2 out-of-control runners?
My life in dog years
In which book does a line of hungry kids wait in line for breakfast?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a little girl drop her doll in the river?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a log popping sound like a gunshot?
Fever 1793
In which book does a loud sob break the silence of several people?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does a main character not realizewhat another character meant by saying that he was starting to build a house?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character admit she does not fit in?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character admit that she has been homesick?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character become distracted by a young boy catching a fly?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character eat a corncake with blueberries?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character enjoy listening to another chracter read the Bible?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character feel there is something ‘strange’ about the new country were she has arrived?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character find carding wool difficult?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character find out that her aunt and uncle lost two children?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character find that another character is just content to look at her?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character find that another character’s reading of the Bible was “harsh and monotonous”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character find that the sea does not frighten him but makes him feel very calm?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a main character learn that being “useful” is essential?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character not want to admit how disappointing she found America?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character notice that a character was in his good blue coat shouting out orders?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character notice that another character does despise” vain adornment”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character pick the wrong studetns to act out roles in a play?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character realize that a very old woman was watching her?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character realize that everyone thinks that she has brought an enormous amount of clothes with her?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character remember how his wife loved to paint the sky?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a main character say “I surprise myself”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character say that parents drowned?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character say that she does not remember how she learned to read?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character say that she will not go to an afternoon church service?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character sit straight up in her bed after a “long eerie noise”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character start to look forward to Saturday evening?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character talk about how homesick her mother was for her sister?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character teach young children?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character think that it is strange that another character will do hard work in the dirt even though she is very vain about her appearance?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character think that it is strange that there is water for breakfast?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character wear clothes to a funeral that do not meet her uncle’s approval?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character wonder about who lives in a little shack where no one else lives?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a main character’s mother scream as she slips an English book into her schoolbag?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a man die by hitting his head on a rock after he stepped into a coon trap?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a man in a charcoal suit look around in a suspicious way?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does a man put an apple in a fish’s mouth to weigh it?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a man sell a spring to a town because he doesn’t want to pay taxes on it?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a man sit buy a fire, playing a harmonica, and giving out coffee?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a man travel with 2 sets of false teeth?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a man use a monkey as a distraction in a shell game?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a man/beast appear in the forest?
Treasure Island
In which book does a map show a path that winds through a forest and along canals that someone chooses to follow?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a mayor order all persons to avoide being in the sun, drafts, and even air?
Fever 1793
In which book does a mayor order all persons to consume alcohol in moderation?
Fever 1793
In which book does a mayor order the peple of the town to follow 11 steps called “On Advice from the College of Physicians?”
Fever 1793
In which book does a messenger bring an invitation to the main character and her mother to come to afternoon tea?
Fever 1793
In which book does a mob decide to avoid bothering a boy they used to pick on?
My life in dog years
In which book does a mother encourage her son to cultivate friendship and tell him that romance will follow?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a mother forbid a small child to go to school?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a mother give her daughter a lecture as soon as she steps into the kitchen?
Fever 1793
In which book does a mother hang charms over the doors to keep out monsters?
House of the Scorpion
in which book does a mother lick her thumb and wipe a smudge off of her daughter’s cheek?
Fever 1793
In which book does a mother poison a boy’s heart making it not suitable for use as a transplant?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a mother remark “it’s like having a nanny for them”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a mother tell her child she is stupid?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a mother want to send her daughter to a farm in the country with disgusting pigs and dogs that bit?
Fever 1793
In which book does a moved hay bale reveal 11 tennis balls, 4 superballs, and a canvas dummy bird hidden after a game of “fetch”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a neighbor help Papa carry Mama inside?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a neighbor suggest an electric fence to solve a problem with a pig?
My life in dog years
In which book does a new-found companion follow a walker toward a school building?
My life in dog years
In which book does a newspaper article encourage readers to buy war bonds?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a newspaper run a “remember when” contest?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a nun deliver babies?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a nun give a woman school papers?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a package delivery company refuse to deliver packages to someone’s house?
My life in dog years
In which book does a painter get paid with cakes for his work?
Fever 1793
In which book does a painter pour water from a duck’s bill on to a stone, a single drop at a time?
A Single Shard
In which book does a part-time job of selling newspapers at night expose that person to dangerous gang-like groups with switchblades?
My life in dog years
In which book does a perfect white circle on a pet’s side lead to its distinctive name?
My life in dog years
In which book does a person decline to dance with certain people saying “they make me frightened”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a person get a job only after someone dies?
A Single Shard
In which book does a person slide down a muddy incline to escape a bear?
My life in dog years
In which book does a person smell strongly of Lysol instead of violets and lavender?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a person use a parking meter for an unusual purpose?
My life in dog years
In which book does a pet look at a hunter with “uncompromising pity and scorn” causing him to apologize?
My life in dog years
In which book does a pet amaze his owner by his large vocabulary and the way he recognizes the words in conversations?
My life in dog years
In which book does a pet switch loyalties from the owner to his wife when she is around the camp?
My life in dog years
In which book does a pig trough turn out to be an unexpected source of goodies?
My life in dog years
In which book does a private town meeting happen in a bar?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a problem bear surprise a lady gardener at work?
My life in dog years
In which book does a protector attack a bear like a “fur-covered bullet”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a rainy day on the farm provide some time for a character to observe the interaction of several farm animals?
My life in dog years
In which book does a refrigerator provide a feast for an overly-hungry eater?
My life in dog years
In which book does a relative get reminded that “blood is blood”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a robber pull on his cohort’s sleve and say, “See? We’re too late, let’s go.”?
Fever 1793
In which book does a rock formation cover a portion of a concrete wall, with water cascading from crevices?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does a room remind a character of a picture from an encyclopedia showing people from all around the world?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a rotten orange burst all over Tom’s face sending wiggly worms down his collar?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does a ruler forbid all carts and carriages on a road “so that their wheels would not create ruts in the smooth gravel”?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book does a run of flounder cause a stupid act?
A Single Shard
In which book does a school sit behind a high wire fence?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a self-centered character think only of a velvet box in a cabinet during an emergency?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a sheep owner review his herd statistics saying “last year I lost 43 to coyotes, this year not a one”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a ship run into a storm that causes many passengers to become seasick?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a sleeping baby awake and crawl near the river?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a soft-hearted pet lover worry about the fate of unchosen animals at the pound?
My life in dog years
In which book does a soldier shout-”Arretez-vous?”
Fever 1793
In which book does a son say, “I will do my best to obey you, Papa. I still have much to learn.”?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a spring sell for $741?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a stranger come into town and ask questions about water?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a street roll like a dancing dragon?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does a student go to class on time to “give the teacher a heart attack”?
Sharon Draper
In which book does a swerving truck kill a pet walking beside its owner?
My life in dog years
In which book does a teacher encourage a student to have voice lessons?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a teacher explain to the main character how to “take a walk together”?
Mockingbird
In which book does a teacher explain to the main character how to match her emotions and behavior to other people’s emotions?
Mockingbird
In which book does a teacher make relief parcels in chemistry class?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a teenage boy hide in a secret compartment in a bar?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a tortoise go in circles ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a tour of the area include a stop at the morgue?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does a town buy a piece of land instead of a mine buying it?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a town set up five stills to make illegal whiskey?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a trade pass from father to son?
A Single Shard
In which book does a traveling companion keep a clean handkerchief, embroidered with the initial “A” in a black handbag?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a tremendous shock occur when an unsuspecting character tangled with an electric wire?
My life in dog years
In which book does a trip from Minnesota to Alaska involve a 1960 Chevy pickup pulling a trailer for 8 days, driving 24 hours per day?
My life in dog years
In which book does a university request Papa to come and lecture ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does a very heavy trunk contain books?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does a veteran in a wheelchair help clear up a mystery about a dog with ID tags who had 2 masters?
My life in dog years
In which book does a veterinarian suggest that an animal may need to be tube fed?
My life in dog years
In which book does a wife spread grain for the chickens?
A Single Shard
In which book does a wild, mental scream of panic “overcome a submerged victim”?
My life in dog years
In which book does a woman give a boy a compass when she is forced to leave him?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a woman search for more than a year for her son?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does a women say “The crabs would pick my bones I’d do it”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a young boy fear for his family’s safety when he hears of bombings in their town?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a young boy receive a suitcase covered with labels from towns and countries around the world filled with cakes, books, pickled herrings, chocolate bars and an “assortment of much loved and battered objects”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a young boy receive paintbrushes, sketchpads, paints and a pencil engraved with his name as a birthday present?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does a young man ask a girl’s unble if he can call on his niece?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does a youngster often play in an area near old burned-out tanks and planes?
My life in dog years
In which book does an 8 year old boy choose a strawberry lollipop as his first piece of candy?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does an adopted child have his name changed?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does an animal spit out bits of a troublemaker’s pants?
My life in dog years
In which book does an army family move to the Philippines to be near the father?
My life in dog years
In which book does an art teacher draw caricatures at a fund raiser?
Mockingbird
In which book does an aunt murmur a short prayer for God to keep the main character safe?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does an dog owner see qualities in his pet that leads him to say “he is real …no, more than that, he is a person”?
My life in dog years
In which book does an elderly person tell the main character, “You took long enough”?
A Single Shard
In which book does an emissary make his selections the next month?
A Single Shard
In which book does an old man kidnap a young boy from a hospital?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does an older man dream that he was locked in a tiny space with no air?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does an owner like to excite his dog by pretending there is a cat in the house and calling out “get the kitty” to see his reaction?
My life in dog years
In which book does another’s hand on his hand make a character feel good but also make him sweat even more?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does anyone standing at the front door make a character jumpy?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does asparagus grass help discourage flies from coming around people?
Fever 1793
In which book does being alone on a trapping venture almost cost a person his life?
My life in dog years
In which book does being from the “wrong side of the tracks” keep a character from going to the authorities?
My life in dog years
In which book does building stick model airplanes in the basement help pass someone’s time?
My life in dog years
In which book does cicadas and crickets sing farewell to the sun slipping toward the west?
Fever 1793
In which book does Dad only listen to rock and roll growing up?
Cuba 15
In which book does Darth Vader of the alley steal a hold all?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does fear of the unknown cause a character to snap at a whimpering character?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book does Felicia play the piano?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does hearing a character say, “Oh, I’m adopted” baffle a character?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does it rain all of February and half of March except on baseball days?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does it seem strange that someone from Philadelphia would hug someone from North Carolina because of something someone from Minnesota did?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does just looking at a straw box make water rush into the main character’s mouth?
A Single Shard
In which book does keeping busy keep fear at bay?
Sharon Draper
In which book does local consumer guide ad attract someone’s attention with its “Emergency” headlines?
My life in dog years
In which book does loud music erase a character’s frustrations with his father?
Sharon Draper
In which book does Mama have a saying: “A beggar must be prepared to wait”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does Mama joke that her husband and daughter are “beans from the same pod”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does Mama make new clothes from deep-blue material woven with golden thread for family members to attend a wedding?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does Mama say, “There is no medicine to cure hatred.” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does Mama say: “Sorrow is like a precious treasure, shown only to friends.”?
The Other Side of Truths
In which book does Mama take a drink to Papa and their daughter at 5 o’clock?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does Maria have a father who is a senator?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does Mrs. Hartridge find out that her husband is not dead but in a prison-of-war camp in Germany?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does news of his mother’s death cause a boy to wonder how anyone could not want to live?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does no one help a one-legged man up?
Treasure Island
In which book does one character say to another, “Alone, you both might have died. But together, you lived.”
Sharon Draper
In which book does one craftsman prefer to work beneath the eaves behind his house?
A Single Shard
In which book does only one thing give a bag smooth fullness?
A Single Shard
In which book does Papa’s eldest brother arrive with the doctor?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does petting a dog keep a character calm and blood pressure down?
Cuba 15
In which book does piano music get has a headache?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does Prime Minister Chamberlain state that England is at war with Germany?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does salmony-colored clouds arch toward sunset as a character and Mom are standing door duty?
Cuba 15
In which book does silence roar in her ears louder than a whole crowd of people talking?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does some head to a “blind” in the cattail swamps at three in the morning?
My life in dog years
In which book does some ponder the difference between the herding instinct and the hunting instinct?
My life in dog years
In which book does somebody say “if this house went up in flames, it’s my collection I’d save”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone accidentally come across an enormous butterfly that was rare?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone admit to using an umbrella to discipline a rowdy kid?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone almost step on a brightly colored ribbon that turned out to be a snake?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone announce proudly “ we are all going home?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone attribute his last 17 years to his loyal companion?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone bargain a price down from $50.00 to $5.00?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone boast “you’ll never find native food served at my table”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone choose a name from a detective novel because it had a tough guy sound?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone comment “we never go out into the garden”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone cruelly reply “he’ll have forgotten he ever met you”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone decide to steal a boat?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone describe an accident saying “it’s as if you were suddenly standing on air”?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone die due to a fall from a ladder?
Fever 1793
In which book does someone either lose their credential or be hung by their thumbs from the roof of the building if they step over the line?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does someone enjoy presenting a slide show at a sporting goods store?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone express awe over the size of a character saying :he looked exactly like a “four-legged dinosaur with hair”?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone feel almost as if he had a “live nuclear weapon”?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone get a gift in a small cardboard box filled with wood chips?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone get a tremendous scare at a picnic while observing a little girl with a hot dog?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone have an unusual necklace made of “milk teeth”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone have some strangle green mold under a leg bandage?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone have to ask how to spell even the easiest word?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone have to wait until the sky is light enough to see a duck against the sky?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone issue a challenge “come out and be a man”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone lead a life of solitude and isolation due in part to shyness and in part to family troubles?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone live in a devastated area where empty cartridge cases litter the ground?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone make a mistake of looping a woven leash around his wrist?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone make money setting pins at the bowling alley?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone mutter “nasty little pigs” as a boat drew away?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone praise the food from England?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone remark “I don’t know your Christian name”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone say “a thirty-mile-a-day dog wouldn’t make it”?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone say goodbye to the ship, captain, squire and doctor?
Treasure Island
In which book does someone say they had been chatting like magpies?
Fever 1793
In which book does someone set a whole pine tree on fire?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone share a personal requirement that is “mandatory for a decent life”?
My life in dog years
In which book does someone study facts about a building and its appearance and then answer quiz questions about it?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone take 3 aspirins and fall deeply asleep?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone writing a foreign language dictionary have to act out some of the words?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does someone yell, “How dare you defile this house…Take the creature outside now.”
House of the Scorpion
In which book does somone suggest to take down a flag so the enemy can’s see at where to aim their cannons?
Treasure Island
In which book does super consist of raspberries?
Fever 1793
In which book does the anchor send up clouds of birds wheeling and crying over woods?
Treasure Island
In which book does the Black Whip, El Latigo Negro, get mentioned for being a hero on Saturday TV?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the calendar read October, but it felt like July?
Fever 1793
In which book does the character say she is “stuff-animaling” something when she looks at something and blurs what she is looking at?
Mockingbird
In which book does the church bells ring once for each year the person lived?
Fever 1793
In which book does the color drain from a character’s voice when he is told that his conversation from the day before had been overheard?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does the craftsman lose the sharp edge of anger?
A Single Shard
In which book does the family have to go out of their apartment and down stairs to use the telephone?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the father go to work for the railroad over the summer?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the following quote appear, “Ugh that sour face of hers will curdle my food”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does the following quote appear, “Why my grandfather taught me to swim as soon as I could walk”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book does the following recipe appear? “Diet Bread: 1 pound sugar, 9 eggs beat for an hour, add to 14 ounces flour, teaspoon rosewater, one teaspoon cinnamon or coriander, bake quick.”
Fever 1793
In which book does the fourth effort please the character when all four attempts looked identical to the main character?
A Single Shard
In which book does the ice around beaver lodges present a problem?
My life in dog years
In which book does the last chapter include a letter to Grandma ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does the librarians pick Rudyard Kipling’s Just So Stories for the main character to take home to read to an 8 year old boy?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does the main character able to read both Spanish and English?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character agree to work to pay off a debt of a broken pot?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character and two friends meet in a tree house?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character believe she has no sweetheart because of being big, ugly and shy?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book does the main character break a pot in half while trying to get back her compass?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character check out 32 books about the heart from the library?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character come to a town where every third store is boarded up?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character come up with the idea that “we are afraid of the things we do not know-just because we do not know them”?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character cut her leg on a tree branch while riding on a train?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character cut his hand while flinging broken pieces into the river?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character decide to journey on?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character discover ugly truths while trying on clothes?
Cuba 15
In which book does the main character dream of being pulled under the water, unable to breathe, unable to swim, even unable to scream?
Draper, Sharon
In which book does the main character enjoy the sea?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character explore the mansion behind the main walls of the rooms?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character fall and his teeth cut into his top lip?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character fall in love with Maria?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character fall on glass shards on his hands and feet?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character’ father die?
Treasure Island
In which book does the main character feel a little dizzy?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character feel he will never be able to eat again?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character find a casserole dish marked “Thought you might enjoy some manicotti. Looking forward to meeting you”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character find a cigar box full of papers and odds and ends?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character find a hidden section in a bar?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character find a paper saying, “Leave Well Enough Alone”, nailed to a tree?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character get “real sick with infection” from a cut knee?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character get confused when her teacher tries to get her to join a group?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character get frustrated with a teacher who is persistent about making friends?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character get his sister to leave a boat by reading the index of a book to her?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character get under a sofa cushion because she feels like she will float away?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character give a boy a gummy worm because he is sad?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character give a gift away to help a friend?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character give a young boy stickers?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character go into a city that is so crowded that he wonders how the residents can breathe?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character go on a journey beginning in midsummer?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character hate shouting and start to shake when someone shouts at her?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character have a “hidey-hole” in her brother’s room?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character have a favorite spot behind a tree?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character have a meal that included scrambled eggs with chorizo sausage?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character have a wound from which blood ran, mixing with dirt and small bits of bark?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character have the words, “Property of the Alacran Estate” written on his foot?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character have to go see the warden?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character hide her special and important things under a loose board in the floor?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character hurl a barrage of rocks into the water?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character jerk awake because he heard a noise, a whisper of movement?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character jump off the train, even though she has a “full-fledged ticket”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character keep a Word Study notebook?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character keep switching her eyes away from the speaker to give them a break?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character know which mushrooms are tasty and which are deadly?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character like things in black and white because color is too confusing?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character like to draw everyday?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character like to re-read books because they don’t change?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character lose a good friend?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character make friends at a new school by playing baseball?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character make up rhymes so she doesn’t feel so alone?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character miss her brother because he no longer is there to tell her what to say and how to “not be weird so kids won’t laugh”?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character not know how to answer the question, ” Would you like this candy?”?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character not like colors because when you mix colors you never know what color you will get?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character not like looking into people’s eyes because they all look the same to her?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character not like recess because of the sharp screaming and bright lights?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character not take 2 letters from a typewriter because she didn’t want to leave the typist “in a pickle and a quandary”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character not want to be in a group to do a report at school?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character pay ten cents to a fortune-teller?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character pick green corduroy for pants because they are what his new friend’s pants are made from?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does the main character promise his father he would take care of his mother’s sisters?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book does the main character read books trying to find out what happens to a heart when someone is shot?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character receive a new name?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character receive sandals?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character remember a day she calls “The Day Our Life Fell Apart”?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character remember a deer and see it as a clear vision emerging from a cloudy dream?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character remember arguing with her brother about the movie Bambi?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character retreat to Papa’s study while the echo of gunshots still sound in her head?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does the main character say “y’all” because she thinks that is a word people would say in the town she is in?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character say that her daddy does his best talking in stories?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character say that her mother has “gone to that sweet by and by”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character say, “In fact I have seven little dwarf friends”?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character see a river which looks like a broad stroke of silver ribboning its way through the hills and plains?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character see the first edge of autumn?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character shriek in rage, “Nonono! Don’t take him ! Nonono!”?
Fever 1793
In which book does the main character sleep at an oasis in the desert?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character slide down the muddy bank to stand in shallow water?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character stand proudly?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character start the day by asking his sister if the sun got up okay?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character start to turn away from a plain rectangular lidded box as large as his two hands?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character state that he lives on an island with “a ton of murderers, rapists, hit men, con men, stickup men, embezzlers, connivers, burglars, kidnappers and maybe even an innocent man or two”?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character stay with his employer after his friend died?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character struggle to keep a straight face as she pictures her mother amidst the weeds, horseflies, and dead mice in the garden?
Fever 1793
In which book does the main character stuff gummy worms in every pocket of her pants so she will always have one when she needs one?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character substitute one with another secretly?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character suck on her sleeve when she is upset?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character suffer from bruises caused by a peashooter?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the main character take other people literally when they speak?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character take the first year of a foreign language?
Cuba 15
In which book does the main character tell his employer that he will not be able to do any more work until after his midday meal?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character try to figure out how her daddy “ever got hooked up with a preacher.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book does the main character try to teach a boy about personal space?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character try to understand the meaning of “closure”?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character use two flint stones to start a fire?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character view a low range of mountains with a beautiful river cutting through?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character visit an art supply story for the first time since his wife’s death 40 years earlier?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does the main character wake up feeling foolish for sleeping with his shoes on and with a baseball bat under the covers with him?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character want a vase to display a single branch of flowering plum?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character want pizza for supper because it is Thursday, and they are supposed to eat pizza on Thursdays?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character want to do a report on the heart instead of on an animal?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character want to examine a roof more closely?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character want to float back to sleep, drifting like a giant yellow balloon?
Fever 1793
In which book does the main character want to go into her brother’s room but can’t because the door is closed?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character want to hide in her room when a lot of people come over to her house?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character want to moan when she is upset but she doesn’t because she knows you aren’t supposed to do that in public?
Mockingbird
In which book does the main character weep when hogs are slaughtered?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book does the main character with help from neighbors build a trench for protection as a bomb shelter?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does the main character write a postcard to a young boy’s mother because the child can’t write?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does the main character‘s friend come to work for his employer?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character’s eyes fill with tears over being allowed to use a term of great affection?
A Single Shard
In which book does the main character’s mother say, “Too much sleep is bad for your health?”
Fever 1793
In which book does the main character’s mother tell him he has to be a monk?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book does the main character’s sister have tantrums which go on and on for days?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the main character’s sister sit around playing with buttons?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the midday meal consist of cold chicken, crisp pickles, butter biscuits and peach pie?
Fever 1793
In which book does the mother have a pink bathrobe?
House of the Scorpion
In which book does the mother have to sit on the sister to get her calmed down while on a train?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the mother of “public enemy number one” calm a crying baby on a boat ride?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the mother spend her time trying to find a place to help the sister so she can be more normal?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the mother want her daughter to stay at a school so that she has a better chance to get a job after school?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the owner discover his pet is ticklish and enjoys having his ribs tickled each day?
My life in dog years
In which book does the perfume “Passion of the Night” get overused before a party?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book does the reader find out that a whole village existed on an island?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book does the ringing of church bells mean another person was dead?
Fever 1793
In which book does the sight a a black Cadillac with blacked out windows cause two characters to walk faster?
Sharon Draper
In which book does the sight of a Halloween werewolf traumatize a pet for 7 years?
My life in dog years
In which book does the smell of Comet cleanser and cooked blackberries mixed together just about made someone throw up?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book does the smell of water cause a character to panic?
Sharon Draper
In which book does the story place in Philadelphia?
Fever 1793
In which book does the usual pizza consist of pineapple and peppers?
Sharon Draper
In which book does this quote appear “ Even the best cooking pot will not produce food by itself”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear “”You know how much I hate lying, but right now we have no choices”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear “Well, this isn’t a waiting room! If you’re waiting for somebody, you need the waiting room”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear: “Don’t show people when you are frightened. Don’t let them see it.” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear: “I’m late officer. My mother is coming to the airport now. I must be the first one she sets her eyes on. You know how it is with mothers!”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear: “The revving of a car and skidding of tires smother his voice”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does this quote appear: ” Grief burst around them like a pierced boil” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book does three characters go on an excursion?
One Crazy Summer
In which book does using the term SID make a character feel like a pro?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book does war encourage girls to be more independent?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book does work give man dignity but stealing takes it away?
A Single Shard
In which book does writing soothe and relax a character?
Sharon Draper
In which book feel like a bird soaring across a field while swinging on a rope?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book had 64 people died within one week?
Fever 1793
In which book had a character been given a journal to write down things that happened in her life during the summer while her father was away?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book had a character never eaten a banana?
The Roar
In which book had a grandfather grown older in just one day?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book had a man “left his pipe below, and being a slave to tobacco, ..I should fetch it.”?
Treasure Island
In which book had a man served his Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland?
Treasure Island
In which book had everything beautiful in the world been killed?
The Roar
In which book had words “burned” a hole in a character’s pocket?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book has a character been watching Philadelphia’s Big Five play since he was four?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book has a man gotten preoccupied with his hobby and let his business fail?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book has the telephone line been cut off to a character’s home?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is there a grocery table under a spidery almond tree?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is 11:11 the magic wishing time?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a Character one of the most outspoken journalists on Speak?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a “ flit gun” kept handy at all times?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a bandage made of gauze smeared with dirt and large patches of blood?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a band-aid used to try and protect a nose from sunburn?
My life in dog years
In which book is a baseball hit over the fence an automatic out?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is a basket filled with rats, shiny, slippery rats, fat and fast, poured in and out of the basket, twitching their noses and flicking their tails?
Fever 1793
In which book is a bedroom decorated in Mickey and Minnie Mouse curtains and quilts?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a black Labrador dog regarded by someone as his best friend and his equal?
My life in dog years
In which book is a blindfold used on a person so their location would remain a secret?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a boy “on the run” because he thought he killed a man?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a boy adopted by a man he is living with temporarily?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a boy adopted by an older man?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a boy beaten for not picking up soap and for throwing porridge away?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a boy in charge of a large ocean-going ship?
Treasure Island
In which book is a boy lashed to another man as they search for something?
Treasure Island
In which book is a boy surprised to see his sister holding hands with someone?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is a bright day compared to a shiny penny?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a calico pouch that is worn around the neck full of money?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a character and her brothers invited to present a news program on refugees ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character 140 years old?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a character afraid he will be called a hillbilly by a friend that didn’t live in the same state he did?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character asked “what are you naming her”?
My life in dog years
In which book is a character asked if he thinks everyone in academics spends his life living under a rock?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character asked to do a special presentation?
One Crazy Summer
In which book is a character asked to draw pictures for the school yearbook?
Mockingbird
In which book is a character behind in his work and an order will be late?
A Single Shard
In which book is a character best known for a class he teaches – “Ethics and Morals in American Society Today”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character called “honeybee?”
Fever 1793
In which book is a character called “lass”?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character complimented on her apple tarts?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a character concerned about the dwindling supply of medicines, the mercury and calomel?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character constantly “wishing”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character covered in bruises from “soft beatings”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a character described as “he had a great heart, but courage against monsters wasn’t in him”?
My life in dog years
In which book is a character described as dutiful?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a character described as having cheeks that shone pink and was chubby as baby pigs?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character described as having skin as pale as clean ice, and dark circles ringed around her eyes?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character described as looking like “a dust mop that had been dropped in grease and rolled in old coffee grounds”?
My life in dog years
In which book is a character drinking from a teacup that had a blue pattern painted against white?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character excited about “sound”—she had not heard music for a long time?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character excited to see metal rails in the street?
One Crazy Summer
In which book is a character excited when she finds potatoes?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character given a card with a picture of a big white cowboy hat and a phone number on it?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character given a rocking chair as a birthday present?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character given A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle as a present?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character given an oversized T-shirt to use as a nightie ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character given electric shock treatment?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character going to send an email telling where they are going and saying that the FBI should be contacted if they don’t show up by 7:00?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character hesitant to marry a cousin?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a character impressed by a man who wants to retire and go back to teaching because he is tired of being a glorified fund-raiser?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character impressed by a minister who lies to get something done?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character impressed when a character talks them out of a corner, keeps them from missing lunch, and gets herself a cell phone?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character in chemistry boot camp?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a character named for a big fishy mamma with a wide grin?
One Crazy Summer
In which book is a character really angry to find out someone is a teacher because if students can’t trust their teachers, who can they trust?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character referred to as “a one-man twenty-four-hour sports-talk radio station”?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character referred to as “an absolute jet” – a little guy who went past people before they knew what happened?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character sad because she is thinking about how different her like had become. her mother used to always know exactly where she was and not she doesn’t?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character saddened for the rest of his life by something that happened when he was 15?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character scared of a squirrel — an animal he had only seen in a book?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a character scorned by the words “that is all a woman thinks about, her own house”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a character sent home from school because she screamed for an hour?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is a character served mutton and bread along with rice and boiled prunes?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character shown a transcript showing he flunked a class?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character singing a Spanish ballad when his voice cracks going lower like a donkey braying?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a character sitting in a rocking chair, holding an ice pack to her chest and staring into the empty fireplace?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character so excited, yet relaxed that he played his sax as if he was Kenny G?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character supposed to remind another to take capsules?
The Roar
In which book is a character surprised that one of the “bad guys” is rescuing them?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character surprised to see a man fly backwards with the gun sailing out of his hand?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told “ Your mother will be all right, but the baby is dead.” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character told he did good spadework?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told he is lucky if he can find a guy who isn’t a star with a story to tell?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told he is to sleep in a bed, not under it?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a character told he will cooperate because his friends will be staying behind and will be allowed to leave – if all goes well?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told that although a man doesn’t bit, he might break one of your eardrums?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told that his birthday is March the first and he’d better learn that?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character told that if he yells he will be arrested for breaking into a room?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told that it takes baby steps to get better?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is a character told that long-range goals include getting her to drink hot sauce straight from the bottle?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character told that most people who get a chance to buy a ticket had to pay a lot more for the “right” to buy a ticket?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told that the stars will keep the dreams from hurting them?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character told that who she eats with is a pride thing for others?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character told to ask about Brickley Shoes if they want to hear about a real scandal?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told to cooperate and he’d be a millionaire in a couple of months?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character told to get out of the way if he sees purple?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character unable to return a phone call because she transposed two numbers?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character uplifted by a character’s crooked smile?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a character warned “don’t step on a boa constrictor”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a character warned of the dangers of fire and water meeting?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a character wrapped in an embroidered bedspread?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character’s arm twisted by some information seekers?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a character’s face as red as an overripe cherry?
Fever 1793
In which book is a character’s hand-made blue bag snipped at the seams by a pair of small scissors?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a character’s dad so proud and exited that he feels bad about lying to him about what he is planning to do the next morning?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is a character’s home robbed of jewelry and fine clothes?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a character’s mum sick and working double shifts at a tank meat factory?
The Roar
In which book is a child told to speak plainly, because they weren’t fond of riddles.
Fever 1793
In which book is a child under the supervision of a guardian?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a chimney a square hole in the roof?
Treasure Island
In which book is a circus building taken over to house poor people?
Fever 1793
In which book is a coffeehouse referred to as a grog shop and tavern?
Fever 1793
In which book is a container hurled to the ground, rolled over and over, then kicked?
A Single Shard
In which book is a copy of the book “A History of Opium” given to the main character?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a cousin afraid of a little old lady?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a doctor paid to make sure a clone stays healthy?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a dress bought so it can be copied and returned?
Cuba 15
In which book is a family being paid to take care of a relative?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a family upset when they find out the daughter doesn’t get in a special school?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is a father wanted for murder ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a giant sloth skeleton missing a rib?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a gift given and the receiver could not speak at first?
A Single Shard
In which book is a gift of rice and sardines much appreciated by some hungry folks?
My life in dog years
In which book is a girl described as brown, golden, crispy – – just like fried chicken?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a girl paid to attend fund-raisers?
Cuba 15
In which book is a girl reassured that a German man was not a spy?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a guardian angel said to be looking out for a character ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a hamper packed with cinnamon buns, hotcakes and ham, a crock of cherry preserves, garlic pickles and a hard ball of cheese?
Fever 1793
In which book is a house surrounded by a row of coconut trees in wooden planters out front?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a hovercraft used as a form of transportation?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a hunter surprised when an unfamiliar animal successfully retrieves a mallard on a cold October morning?
My life in dog years
In which book is a job in the laundry considered an undesirable job because it was hard, boring work?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is a ladder to the roof used to try to avoid some thugs?
My life in dog years
In which book is a large embedded thorn removed from someone’s hand?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a leather journal a character’s favorite christmas present?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a letter to be opened by Tom Redruth or young Hawkins?
Treasure Island
In which book is a librarian requested to locate the address for a TV studio ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a main character amazed that a scarlet flower could grow in that part of the world?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a main character excited to see a piece of coral?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a main character proud that his ship does not bring over slaves?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a main character used to lice living in his hair?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book is a main character very adept at keeping her balance on a ship?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is a man astounded when spit is dripped on top of his bald spot?
My life in dog years
In which book is a man fooled by a mixture of alcohol and prune juice?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a man marooned on an island?
Treasure Island
In which book is a map marked with “rattlesnakes heer” and “saw a bear under a tree”?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is a mattress overturned and pillows stripped of their covers?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a Mission-style chest donated to a school?
Mockingbird
In which book is a mother described as “like a tigress, ready to attack”?
My life in dog years
In which book is a naturalist praised for his skills?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a new home location described as a “perfectly civilized place”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a note saying “ YOU NEXT “ slipped through a letter box ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a package guaranteed to work only if it is unopened?
Sharon Draper
In which book is a page of the bible ripped out with the verse, “Without are dogs and murderers” on it?
Treasure Island
In which book is a parcel containing a corset tossed away with a splash?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a person an easy target for threats, blows, and robbery on a dark uptown street?
My life in dog years
In which book is a persons skin pinned to a mast with a knife?
Treasure Island
In which book is a place nicknamed “the house of rest”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a portrait of a grandmother buried with a dead person?
Fever 1793
In which book is a school name changed?
Mockingbird
In which book is a shoe buckle missing from a shoe?
Fever 1793
In which book is a sick animal given away by its owner?
My life in dog years
In which book is a small hut unlocked and searched?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is a story described as something that “can reach out and wrap a person like a warm blanket”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a surprise birthday party given for a young boy — the first birthday part he’d ever attended?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a tap dance accompanied by the shouts of “Shuffle hop, camp roll, Buffalo”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a teacher believed to have a “teacher’s pet” ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a there a town where most people are immigrants who came to work in the mines?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a thick mud poured through a sieve to winnow out tiny pebbles and other impurities?
A Single Shard
In which book is a tin bathing tub filled with hot water mixed with black pepper and myrrh?
Fever 1793
In which book is a toddler crying?
A Single Shard
In which book is a tough time described as in a clove hitch?
Treasure Island
In which book is a town under quarantine?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a tree house named after a famous fort from the Revolutionary War?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is a turquoise cigarette lighter stolen from a store ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is a wedding called off because a character is working to earn money?
Beneath My Mother’s Feet
In which book is a woman and her son separated when they try to immigrate to America?
Moon Over Manifest
in which book is a yellow cloth tied to the front railing of a coffeehouse?
Fever 1793
In which book is a young boy afraid to wear his shoes without socks because he is embarrassed by the bruises on his legs?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a young boy found tied with ropes in a small alcove?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a young boy kidnapped from a hospital?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is a young boy very proud of fixing an old bicycle?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is an 8 year old boy unexpectedly left at the home of a stranger?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is an almhouse closed?
Fever 1793
In which book is an embroidered bedspread “drenched in crimson” blood?
Other Side of Truth
In which book is an event planner hired?
Cuba 15
In which book is an old man confined to a wheelchair?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is an uncle’s disappearance reported to the police since he has not reported for work a whole week?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is beandy served right after a breakfast?
Treasure Island
In which book is black coffee described as bitter as medicine?
Fever 1793
In which book is breakfast served up in a bowl carved from a gourd along with 2 chicken leg bones?
A Single Shard
In which book is brushing your hair 100 strokes at night requested of someone?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is celebrated El Dia de los Muertos?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is cheesecloth used to strain seeds out?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is cutting large logs so important to the main character?
A Single Shard
In which book is described a “pleasant sittyated grogshop?
Treasure Island
In which book is described a snake that hissed at me and that the noise was the famous rattle?
Treasure Island
In which book is does a character wonder what it felt like to die?
Fever 1793
In which book is food given if you do enough work, no food if you are not fast enough?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is food made from mold?
The Roar
In which book is fresh gingerbread served?
Fever 1793
In which book is green and gold ribbon placed in a character’s hair?
Fever 1793
In which book is haggling with a headman required before a purchase?
My life in dog years
In which book is hot sauce considered a great treasure?
Sharon Draper
In which book is hunting regarded as “not politically correct”?
My life in dog years
In which book is it declared “There will be no Thanksgiving this week”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is it necessary for a vegetable grower to plant more garden than he needs to make up for the food raided by nearby wilderness animals?
My life in dog years
In which book is it said that nobody in the eleventh grade smiles?
Sharon Draper
In which book is it thought that frost drains the poison from the air?
Fever 1793
In which book is it thought that parmacists and coffin makers are the only peple to make a profit from a plaque?
Fever 1793
In which book is it thought that water tasted better than German wine?
Fever 1793
In which book is La Lorona a monster that drowns children?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is mango juice a girl’s favorite?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is marriage a concern of the characters?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is mentioned “Offe Caraccas”?
Treasure Island
In which book is mentioned a bomb blast that killed twenty kiddies on a bus?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is mentioned a cook named Long John Silver?
Treasure Island
In which book is mentioned the Anti-Slavery Society of California?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is mentioned the book, “The Little Flowers of Saint Francis”?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is mentioned the celebration, Cinco de Mayo?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is mentioned the Dry Tortugas?
Treasure Island
In which book is mentioned the ships Royal Fortune, the Cassandra, and the old Walrus?
Treasure Island
In which book is Mom a good cook of non-American dishes?
Cuba 15
In which book is money exchanged –pence from Massachusetts, shillings from Virginia, British Pounds, and French Francs?
Fever 1793
In which book is not being able to get a cab the only true part of a story?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is one character always 10 on her birthday?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is one of the special things for the main character a compass?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is opium legal to grow and export to other countries?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is oxidation a problem?
A Single Shard
In which book is Pew trampled to death?
Treasure Island
In which book is plankton harvested in large tanks when ripe?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is popcorn a treat?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is rubber called “black gold”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is said, “Livesay,,, you are always in the right of it. I’ll be as silent as the grave.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is sawdust added to flour to make bread?
Fever 1793
In which book is sleep described as being more precious than food?
Fever 1793
In which book is some money hidden in a stuffed owl’s cage in an attic?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone intrigued by the Alaskan Iditarod Race?
My life in dog years
In which book is someone looking forward to a verandah?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone shocked to hear of a village that used canine meat for food?
My life in dog years
In which book is someone shown a trap door that is visible when a heavy metal stand is moved?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone tearfully told “please write lots and lots of letters?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone told “he’ll make a great watchdog”?
My life in dog years
In which book is someone told “it’s free for friends of the company”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone told “one doesn’t learn about boats from books”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone told “we have found your relatives”?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone told about a house that is cursed because it disturbed a sacred spirit?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone worried about his voice cracking during a performance?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone’s appearance resemble an admiral who died in battle?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone’s leg cut when climbing through a high window?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is someone’s attire and behavior described as “going native”?
My life in dog years
In which book is stated, ” After reloading, we walked down the outside of the palisade to see the fallen enemy.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, ” Jim,…if I saaved your life, you saved mine; and I’ll not forget it.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, “…and cut the stitches with his medical scissors. It contained two things – a book and a sealed paper.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, “…and looks like a hornpipe in a rope’s end at Execution Dock by London town, it does.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, “He was the blood thirstiest buccaneer that sailed. Blackbeard was a child to Flint.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, “I ran as I never ran before, scare minding the direction… so long as it led me from the murderers.”?
Treasure Island
In which book is stated, “It’s these people of the inn-it’s that boy. I wish I had put his eyes out!”?
Treasure Island
In which book is the “Turkish March” by Mozart, played by the main character?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the cargo of the main character broken?
A Single Shard
In which book is the character’s favorite place on the waterfront?
Fever 1793
In which book is the clock missing from the mantle?
Fever 1793
In which book is the Dig for Victory campaign mentioned?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is the first thing a character does is figure the back way out of a motel because walking through the lobby is murder?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is the first thing a character notices about a girl is that she is about 9 feet tall even though she is wearing flats?
Last Shot: A Final Four Mystery
In which book is the floor covered in sawdust to keep the filth away from feet?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the following quote found, “There are worse things than revolution”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is the following quote found, “we do not welcome strangers in this town and you be the kind we like least”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is the following quote found: “She’s a good woman, your mother. You go to church and you have no worries! How many eggs you want, Liebchen?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote found: “The Bible says the soul that sinneth, it shall die.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote found? “The girl was our servant, not a friend?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “A melodious name for a beautiful lady.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “A melodious name for a beautiful lady.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “Available-foul-mouthed daughter.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “I promise I won’t wear any of your clothes to go fishing or climb trees.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “I quietly say beside her and opened my Psalm book, praying for deliverance, or at least the dawn.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “I’ll have a dozen eggs, a loaf of bread, and basket of plums, please.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “I’ll roast you! “
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “I’m sorry, I’m leaving you alone.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “My mother always said a good wash was the best medicine?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “My only complaint is that my stomach grumbles all the time.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “Nothing could keep those rapscallions down for long?
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “She just wants to lie about and read dreadful novels.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “She lay under the faded bedding like a rag doll losing its stuffing, her hair a wild collection of snakes on the pillow, her cornflower blue eyes poisoned with streaks of yellow and red?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “She look like a China doll.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “She must bled!”?
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “That’s not worth a Continental?”
Fever 1793
in which book is the following quote: “The last thing this family needs is another miserable spinster?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “The pestilence boils within her blood and must be drained.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “There’s my cherub. I knew you wouldn’t leave me to face the enemy alone.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “They both supped sorrow with a big spoon”?
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “Those filthy refugees and creatures who live inthe crowded hotels by the river, they’re always sick with something.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “You should be dosed with fish oil.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “You’re sleeping the day away.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “You’ve beat the grim reaper, you have, lassie.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: I untied my apron and filled it with timothy grass until it formed a soft pillow?
Fever 1793
In which book is the following quote: “Directions to the housemaid: Always when you sweep a room, throw a little wet sand all over it, and that will gather up all the flue and dust.”
Fever 1793
In which book is the following statement found, “There is always a cure here when the heart is troubled”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book is the ground baked to hard to use a hoe?
Fever 1793
In which book is the lady of the house in the vegetable patch, crouched over?
A Single Shard
In which book is the Latin quote “carpe diem – seize the day” remembered as a quote from a family member?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is the laundry done by convicts?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the main character attacked by robbers?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character called an aristocrat due to his wild ideas?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the main character embarrassed when his new teacher asks him if he flunked 7th grade?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the main character expected to take care of a stranger because “It’s obligatory and it’s for the war effort”?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is the main character given a summer assignment to write a story?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the main character glad to have a pitcher of water and a bowl to wash in?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the main character imprisoned?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the main character invited to stay at the homes of strangers?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character named after a mushroom?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character not happy about having 2 recesses?
Mockingbird
In which book is the main character ordered to close his hand and squeeze so that healing juices may enter the wound?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character puzzled then annoyed by his friend’s laughter?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character surprised to dine on sweet dried persimmons?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character surprised to get a report card?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the main character surprised to learn that manners are not “your manners”, they belong to everyone?
Mockingbird
In which book is the main character surprised to learn the meaning of the word “finesse” because she thinks that word describes what she does every day?
Mockingbird
In which book is the main character told she is a “wise girl”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the main character told she needed to wear many buttons in front?
Cuba 15
In which book is the main character told that of all the problems you may meet, it will be people who are the greatest danger”?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character told to “look at the person”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the main character told, “A well-kept tradition can be stronger than law”?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character upset because he hasn’t seen his father in almost 3 months and now his father has to work?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the main character wedged into an opening between rocks?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character‘s friend going to help his employer’s wife while the main character is on a trip?
A Single Shard
In which book is the main character’s favorite ornament the head of a young woman with beautifully patterned hair?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is the main character’s dad an electrician and a prison guard?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the main character’s mother a cook?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the main characters sister a sheep named Jilly?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book is the main setting in Aztlan, which was formerly Mexico?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the main setting in Aztlan, which was formerly Mexico?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the motto, “…a town with a rich past and a bright future.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the mythical creature that sucks the blood of goats, chickens and occasionally people present?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is the newspaper printed on half-sheets?
Fever 1793
In which book is the night quiet except for the single-minded singing of the frogs?
A Single Shard
In which book is the pewter candleholders nowhere to be found?
Fever 1793
In which book is the phrase, “You have to Work At It”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the question “who owns you?” asked to a stray?
My life in dog years
In which book is the quote, “A con is merely the art of distraction.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “A movie is better than real life because in the movies only the bad guys die.”
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “A thesaurus is a commodious tool for any reporter.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “And only the children who were the best singers were given the privilege of caroling to the cons”?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Around here, whoever owens the mine pretty much owns the town.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “Because I haven’t heard of a ball going over in months. I didn’t think you’d find one.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Books are not like people. Books are safe.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “But as anyone worth his salt knows, it’s best to get a look at a place before it gets a look at you.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “Dead criminals…don’t I get to meet any live ones?”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Eyes are the windows to the soul…if you look inside the eyes you can see so much about a person.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “How do I get to the state of experiencing an emotional conclusion to a difficult life event?”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “How old is she really?”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “I apologize for compromising your fiminity by exposing you to the rugged world of fishing.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “I dig my fingers in the pocket and pull out a torn scrap of brown paper. It’s folded in half and in half again. Inside is one word scribbled hastily in pencil and underlined twice. Done, it says.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “I don’t like the word soon because you don’t know when it’s going to sneak up on you and turn into NOW.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “I don’t think I’m going to like it at all. I think it’s going to hurt. But after the hurt I think maybe something good and strong and beautiful will come out of it.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “I thin we all need to find Closure. It hurt the whole community.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “I think about what is comfortable. Being completely covered by my purple fleece blanket under my bed or putting my head under the sofa cushion or reading my Dictionary.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “I try not to listen to Dad because I’ve had all the empathy I can take right now. Empathy can make you feel really sad.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “If anything like this occurs again, all of your fathers will be dismissed without severance.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “I’ll need you to come straight home from school. I have to be on the four o’clock boat and that is probably cutting it too close.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “It is not down in any map; ture places never are.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “It means the person you encounter is often more than the person you see.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “It’s a science project…We’re comparing the weight of dry cloth to the weight of wet cloth.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “It’s her birthday today. She looks sixteen. She is sixteen.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “It’s not everybody who gets to live down the street from thieves and murderers, you know.”?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “May your life be as long as the hair on your chin”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “My Dictionary says suPERfluous means exceeding what is sufficient or necessary.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “Oh we have everyone who is bad. Except Bonnie and Clyde on account of their being dead”?
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Okay, so she’s good in math. But something is wrong with her?”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Okay. But don’t even try getting on the monkey bars. It’s too dangerous.”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote, “Overdue library book cell. If it’s more than ten days overdue, they put you in the hole. Solitary confinement.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “People need work and the mines need worker. It sounds like a good match, but most do not realize the mines will consumer them.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “Still, there’s certain things every school’s got, same as any other. Universals, I call them.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “Take the little policewoman off Alcatraz and she runs her mouth like crazy?”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Telling a story ain’t hard…all you need is a beginning, middle, and end.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “The con is smiling. He’s missing a front tooth. There are dark greased bomb marks in his hair.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “the only thing that saved me from going completely nuts is bowling.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “Then I see the number stamped on the back of his denim shirt: 105.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “There has to be something more. I mean , he lived here. If a person lived and breathed in a place, shouldn’t he have left some kind of mark”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “They call it a Depression, but I’d say it’s a downright rut and the whole country’s in it.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “They work us like pack mules for seventy-eight cents a ton of coal and then pay us in vouchers for the company store.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “We are a family of diviners. We see and understand things most people overlook. We read the signs of the land.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “we live on an island with 278 murderers, kidnappers, thieves…maybe this isn’t the exact part of the human race we want her to join.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “we’re divvying up the earnings at the dock tomorrow and your are getting exactly nothing.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “What about the others who depend on us? Those who are left behind?”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “What kind of addlepate starts school on the last day?”
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “Where the tracks curved south, they were to veer north in to the woods. There, between the hackberry tree and the pin oak, hidden by numerous weeds and shrubs, was the entrance to the abandoned mine shaft.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the quote, “You get a convict baseball, you’ll show it to me first, right?”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote, “You’re not allowed in there. Convict areas are off limits to you kids.”
Al Capone Does My Shirts
In which book is the quote,” It’s not about the dog! It’s about people! You shouldn’t hurt innocent people…”?
Mockingbird
In which book is the quote: “Gossip in the hills travels fast”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “I’m blessed…every book is a blessing and I’m blessed to have you.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “In my experience there’s nothing worse than the unknown. Once you know, you can ready yourself.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “Loved for eleven years.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “Nothing is right anymore.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “That ol’ house ain’t fit for habitating.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “The air is close. Water would taste right fine.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “There’s worse pranks. You make it right with your friend, now. I won’t be the cause of hard feelings twixt the two of you.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “This stone does have a pleasing feel to it. I can see why you long to hold it.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “Who cares about a shiny day? Doesn’t the nurse know anything?”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is the quote: “A low voice and soft address are the common indications of a well-bred woman?”
Fever 1793
In which book is the sanity of a marooned man questioned?
Treasure Island
In which book is the saying, “dead men don’t bite.” stated?
Treasure Island
In which book is the smell of dozens of sweaty boys crowded into a hot cafeteria considered the most disgusting thing?
Sharon Draper
In which book is the story of Noah’s Ark told as a bedtime story?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is the teacher a nun?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is the view from a mountain compared to a quilt made by a grandmother?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is The Witch of Blackbird Pond a character’s favorite book?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is their a sign for a gravestone dealer that said…”Henderson’s Stone Carving for Love, for Remembrance, and Forever.”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is there “a wide wrought iron gate that had every manner of doodads welded right into it”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a 20 pence coin with the picture of a queen on one side and a rose with a crown on the other side?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is there a bird named after a king?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a boat without a proper name?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is there a bookmobile that parks in the Winn-Dixie parking lot every Saturday morning in the summer?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is there a character in a parade called the Vampire of Dreamland?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a character named Tam Lin, who likes to juggle bowling balls?
House of the Scorpion
in which book is there a character that has been an Army officer his whole life and happiest while serving under General Washington?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a character the kids think is an orphan since “she came in on the train without a mama or a daddy”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a chest covered by a sheet in the living room of a house?
Mockingbird
In which book is there a chest that the main character thinks looks like a bird with a broken wing?
Mockingbird
In which book is there a companion who leads a dual life of pet and wanderer?
My life in dog years
In which book is there a coxswain?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a day called, “The Day Our Life Fell Apart”?
Mockingbird
In which book is there a doctor named Willum?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a document with three red crosses?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a dog called Furball?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a dog named Sammy?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is there a Dr. Meyers Milk of Magnesia billboard?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is there a facial expressions chart on the wall in a classroom?
Mockingbird
In which book is there a fishing lure labeled, “Wiggle king–so colorful it’ll catch a blind fish.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a garden that measure fifty paces up one side and twenty aong the other?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a garden which insects had devoured most of the leaves and vegetables, leaving behind skeletons of stems and branches?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a gate with the word perdition on the top of it?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a kitchen that could feed 100 people in a day?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a kitchen that has an enormous hearth, crowded with pots and kettles; and two bake ovens?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a knocking on the door at 7 AM on a Sunday morning ?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is there a man named Black Don?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a man named Israel Hands?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a man nicknamed “Barbecue”?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a map with Skeleton Island on it?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a newspaper advertisement for hair tonic?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a newspaper article telling the “whos, whats, whys, whens, and wheres”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a newspaper called the Federal Gazette?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a party translated to ‘The Day of the Dead”?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a peculiar stagnant smell hanging over the anchorage – a smell of sodden leaves and rotting tree trunks?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a picture of a bullfrog sandwich?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a place where one should see an army of carpenters, masons, glaziers, plasterers, and painters but instead there appeared only empty shells of buildings, already falling into disrepair after a few weeks of neglect?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a place where one should see an army of carpenters, masons, glaziers, plasterers, and painters but instead there appeared only empty shells of buildings, already falling into disrepair after a few weeks of neglect?
Fever 1793
In which book is there a play about the food pyramid?
Mockingbird
In which book is there a positronic purifier?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a promise made to continue studying Latin?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is there a regard out for a missing youngster?
Journey to the River Sea
In which book is there a room which looks like one part saloon, one part carpenter’s shop, and one part church?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a separate cemetary for people who died of the flu?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a setting at the Convent of Santa Clara?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there a ship named the Hispaniola?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a shotgun with a barrel jammed full of mud?
My life in dog years
In which book is there a spit of land named Cape of the Woods?
Treasure Island
In which book is there a teacher named Mrs. Hartridge?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is there a trapping line that is 75 miles long?
My life in dog years
In which book is there a typewriter, “its keys splayed open with some scattered on the desk like it tried to spell explosion and the explosion happened”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there a village named Little WeirWold?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is there a woman who sits on her porch in a rocker staring out in space?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there an archway cared with an outline of a scorpion?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there an epic adventure called The Villainous Doctor Horror?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book is there an exchange of three days of work for nine days of work?
A Single Shard
In which book is there an independent country between the United States and Mexico called Opium.
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there an interim pastor who has been filling in for fourteen years?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book is there an ordinary-looking house, more expensive than some, and consisted of a brick front, windows trimmed in white paint, metal railings, and a thick oaken door?
Fever 1793
In which book is there an ordinary-looking house, more expensive than some, and consisted of a brick front, windows trimmed in white paint, metal railings, and a thick oaken door?
Fever 1793
In which book is there customers, pipe smoke and loud arguments found in a coffeehouse?
Fever 1793
In which book is there does an older character look though “bifocals” and say, “We’ll have to find a husband for you?”
Fever 1793
In which book is there is it thought that the smell of a heap of rotting coffee beans on a wharf to be the cause of a sickness?
Fever 1793
In which book is there mentioned the scary legend called the chupacabras?
House of the Scorpion
In which book is there veal and cornbread served for dinner?
Fever 1793
In which book is this passage a character’s favorite from a book of poetry: And neither the angels in Heaven above. nor the demons down under the sea…can ere dissever my soul from the soul of the beautiful Annabel Lee?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is this quote found, “ … it rose, a yellow silk bubble escaping the earth?”
Fever 1793
In which book is this quote found: “Even before any newspaper headlines, the news would be darting by word and mouth along the pavements, highways and cables of Lagos”?
The Other Side of Truth
In which book is this quote: “Aloneness don’t trouble me none, child. I’d as soon be alone as having neighbors looking in on me. That I wouldn’t fancy.”
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is this quote: “These bones warn’t made for sitting on the ground”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is this quote: “You must be very angry”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is this quote: Anyone who could make something this beautiful could never be a murderer?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is this quote: Is this what you’re looking for?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book is whale oil used to light streetlamps?
Fever 1793
In which book must a boy stay temporarily with a person who is religious or lives near a church?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book must characters shoot number five and avoid number fourteen?
The Roar
In which book on a clear day could one see the masts of the ships tied up at the wharves on the Delaware River?
Fever 1793
In which book should all bells toiling cease immediately by order of the mayor?
Fever 1793
In which book should all persons dress appropriately for the weather?
Fever 1793
In which book was “falconry” or “hawking” a popular sport?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was a “varlet” a man who looked after animals?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was a bar used as a lever to remove boards?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a book read by a young boy and a Judge remembered reading the same book when he was a boy?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a boy created for spare parts?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was a boy excited about “going,,,with a piping boatswain, and pig-tailed singing seamen.”?
Treasure Island
In which book was a character 108 years old?
The Roar
In which book was a character a genius at horticulture?
Tangerine
In which book was a character a genius at horticulture?
Tangerine
In which book was a character able to recognize a fine tea when he drank it?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character afraid of his brother?
Tangerine
In which book was a character afraid of his brother?
Tangerine
In which book was a character allowed to use the printing press when she was little?
Fever 1793
In which book was a character asked to “think of what might happen if people tried to become something they were not meant to be. There would be fighting and disdain and everyone would suffer?”
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character asked to go on a date?
Tangerine
In which book was a character asked to go on a date?
Tangerine
In which book was a character asked to go to a carnival?
Tangerine
In which book was a character asked to go to a carnival?
Tangerine
In which book was a character asked, “Why did you come to my school? And come to my house to work? And jump on some coach? Are you crazy? You messed up your whole life. Do you know that?”?
Tangerine
In which book was a character asked, “Why did you come to my school? And come to my house to work? And jump on some coach? Are you crazy? You messed up your whole life. Do you know that?”?
Tangerine
In which book was a character born with empty eye sockets?
The Roar
In which book was a character called by a girl?
Tangerine
In which book was a character called by a girl?
Tangerine
In which book was a character called Sir Second Shadow mentioned?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was a character confronted by a growling dog when walking by fields the dog was guarding?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character considered to be an “actor” whether on stage or off?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character disappointed because his report of a discovering a thief, caused little surprise?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character dragged onto a train?
The Roar
In which book was a character drawn to a voice that had power?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character evacuated when she was a baby?
The Roar
In which book was a character expelled from his school and every other school in the county?
Tangerine
In which book was a character expelled from his school and every other school in the county?
Tangerine
In which book was a character forced to walk a long journey after their horse was taken away?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character given a fifty-credit fine for laughing?
The Roar
In which book was a character given a gold card?
The Roar
In which book was a character given a map to someone’s house?
Tangerine
In which book was a character given a map to someone’s house?
Tangerine
In which book was a character given candy shaped like shrimp and shells?
The Roar
In which book was a character given sorting beads?
The Roar
In which book was a character holding a framed photograph in her hands in the kitchen?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a character in a damp place and was so cold that he began to think of graveyard spirits of the dead and was startled by his own chattering teeth?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character in the Olympic Trials for hurdling?
Tangerine
In which book was a character in the Olympic Trials for hurdling?
Tangerine
In which book was a character kidnapped?
The Roar
In which book was a character led down the stairs like a lamb on a string?
Fever 1793
In which book was a character offered coffee and asked if he liked cream and sugar?
Tangerine
In which book was a character offered coffee and asked if he liked cream and sugar?
Tangerine
In which book was a character on the architectural committee?
Tangerine
In which book was a character on the architectural committee?
Tangerine
In which book was a character once punched in the eye?
Tangerine
In which book was a character once punched in the eye?
Tangerine
In which book was a character pretending to be asleep but tears were slipping through the cracks of her eyes and sliding over her face?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a character scammed with a another girl listening in on a phone call?
Tangerine
In which book was a character scammed with a another girl listening in on a phone call?
Tangerine
In which book was a character sick at heart?
Tangerine
In which book was a character sick at heart?
Tangerine
In which book was a character strapped to a chair?
The Roar
In which book was a character suppose to be afraid of two people with a baseball bat?
Tangerine
In which book was a character suppose to be afraid of two people with a baseball bat?
Tangerine
In which book was a character swept off of the ground and tossed over a shoulder as easily as if he had been a bag of rice?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character threatened with the naughty step?
The Roar
In which book was a character told he was in someone’s head and made him miss?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told he was in someone’s head and made him miss?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told he was ineligible because of his address?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told he was ineligible because of his address?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told last time he collapsed because it was too hot and this time he collapsed because it was too cold?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told last time he collapsed because it was too hot and this time he collapsed because it was too cold?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told she could be taken to an orphan home after recovering from a sickness?
Fever 1793
In which book was a character told that all items that would mark their rank would have to be left behind?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character told that in a few weeks she would have some new friends to keep her company?
The Roar
In which book was a character told that no one could remain in a village the night after a death because strange things would happen on that night?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character told to come back Monday and they’d take care of business?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told to come back Monday and they’d take care of business?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told to keep his arms and legs inside a cage?
The Roar
In which book was a character told to stay away fromt he house until two hard frosts have come and gone?
Fever 1793
In which book was a character told to tell his parents he was playing puzzle games?
The Roar
In which book was a character told, “It’s time to start telling the truth, little brother”?
Tangerine
In which book was a character told, “It’s time to start telling the truth, little brother”?
Tangerine
In which book was a character upset because no one ate any of the Sunday dinner she had prepared?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a character’s birthday in December and would turn 15?
Fever 1793
In which book was a character’s father not pleased with his son’s talent for writing poetry, but expected him to show the ability to calculate and run a business?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a character’s last words: “Love you?”
Fever 1793
In which book was a character’s glasses smudged, mouth and shoulders sagged, and had gray stubble covering his chin?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a character’s hand thin, like paper stretched over the bones of a skeleton?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a character’s name flashed on a leader board?
The Roar
In which book was a character’s skin described as…delicate as tissue paper crisscrossed with fine lines, like creases that had been folded in and then smoothed out?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a child’s house to be sold to use for money as her dowry?
Fever 1793
In which book was a coracle rowed to a larger ship?
Treasure Island
In which book was a doctor among the defenders of a small stockade?
Treasure Island
In which book was a exhibit vandalized?
Tangerine
In which book was a exhibit vandalized?
Tangerine
In which book was a female character wearing men’s shoes, scuffed, laced up, and too big for the skinny legs that stuck out beneath a long skirt?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a fire built “fit to roast an ox”?
Treasure Island
In which book was a garden created to force the viewers to contemplate the greatness of the man who owned it?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a green bean tough as leather?
Fever 1793
In which book was a hiding place a small bamboo structure that served as a toilet?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a house hit by lightning three times?
Tangerine
In which book was a house hit by lightning three times?
Tangerine
In which book was a leader marked as one who wore red leather armor, and a headband decorated with a family crest?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a main character used to the stink of dead things because his father was a butcher?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was a main character’s father a knight?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was a man named O’Brien killed?
Treasure Island
In which book was a man publicly humiliated for a crime he committed years ago?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a mother described as being a tired and bitter captain?
Fever 1793
In which book was a parcel with a painting inside of it left on a front porch?
Fever 1793
In which book was a pillow soaked with tears?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a play performed that told the story of an actor’s family?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a school on national news?
Tangerine
In which book was a school on national news?
Tangerine
In which book was a second level built on a city?
The Roar
In which book was a skeleton found near buried treasure?
Treasure Island
In which book was a student assigned to show another around on their first day?
Tangerine
In which book was a student assigned to show another around on their first day?
Tangerine
In which book was a team undefeated and untied?
Tangerine
In which book was a team undefeated and untied?
Tangerine
In which book was a theft reported and guests were forced to stay in their room until a judge arrived to question them?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a tiny twig of baby’s breath pressed into a journal?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was a train station very crowded?
The Roar
In which book was a tree temporarily supported by stakes?
Tangerine
In which book was a tree temporarily supported by stakes?
Tangerine
In which book was a trick performed to pay for food?
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book was a trip into town a visit to a rowdy place with people hawking magic charms and potions, and jugglers and conjurers performing acts in the street?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a young boy adopted to carry on the family name?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a young boy held back and unable to continue a long journey with his father?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a young boy reminded that one should never be off their guard?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was a young boy told, “You remind me so much of myself when I was your age. You must stay with me. I have much to teach you.”
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was alcohol illegal but “folks could usually get a bottle of the stuff here or there.”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book was an angel food cake baked for a special occasion?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was an obstacle course built?
The Roar
In which book was August 7th an important date in a character’s life?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was character described as being: egg-shaped; narrow at the top and bottom, bulging in the middle and never smoke?
Fever 1793
In which book was did a character think the only way things in her life could be easier would to be with her father in Germany?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was diesel hauled for smudge pots?
Tangerine
In which book was diesel hauled for smudge pots?
Tangerine
In which book was double grog going on for the least excuse?
Treasure Island
In which book was everything covered with a yellow dust?
The Roar
In which book was everything made of plastic, including the sand and sun?
The Roar
In which book was given a copyright date of 1883?
Treasure Island
In which book was having babies banned for thirty years?
The Roar
In which book was insecticide sprayed every evening?
Tangerine
In which book was insecticide sprayed every evening?
Tangerine
In which book was insurance important?
Tangerine
In which book was insurance important?
Tangerine
In which book was it a law that grain must be grinded at the Kings mill unless it is broken a day and night?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was it hard to run in “loafers”?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was it suggested that someone fly the Jolly Roger?
Treasure Island
In which book was July 13, 1963 the announcement of a birth and death?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was meat loaf burnt and dried up like cardboard?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was military training sweetened with candy?
Fever 1793
In which book was money placed into a strongbox?
Fever 1793
In which book was mud rubbed in a character’s eyes?
Tangerine
In which book was mud rubbed in a character’s eyes?
Tangerine
In which book was Opium in a state of lockdown when nothing entered or left?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was opium planted from the Pecos River to the Salton Sea?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was perfumed smoke from incense said to cure illness?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book was Peruvian bark used for medicine?
Fever 1793
In which book was poverty so bad that an entire family lived under an overturned vehicle?
My life in dog years
In which book was rapid growth a health benefit?
The Roar
In which book was real food only eaten by the rich?
The Roar
In which book was salty broth served to warm a character’s insides?
Fever 1793
In which book was someone called eclipse boy?
Tangerine
In which book was someone called eclipse boy?
Tangerine
In which book was someone found stiff and unconscious?
Tangerine
In which book was someone found stiff and unconscious?
Tangerine
In which book was someone hit with a blackjack?
Tangerine
In which book was someone hit with a blackjack?
Tangerine
In which book was someone offered a position as manager?
Tangerine
In which book was someone offered a position as manager?
Tangerine
In which book was someone whistling “Lillibullero.”?
Treasure Island
In which book was someone’s name, but not their picture, in the newspaper?
Tangerine
In which book was someone’s name, but not their picture, in the newspaper?
Tangerine
In which book was the inn named the “Admiral Benbow?
Treasure Island
In which book was the main character asked to attend an important meeting?
Tangerine
In which book was the main character asked to attend an important meeting?
Tangerine
In which book was the main character harvested instead of born?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was the main character promised the kidneys from a boar if he kills it?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the main character selected to be part of a speech club?
Cuba 15
In which book was the main character’s blood crystal clear and flowed like a wave?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the main character’s brother shot at a school shooting?
Mockingbird
In which book was the main character’s father the noble lords physician?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the main characters harvest not worth a rotten apple?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the main character’s parents not seen since the “maying”?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the main floor of a house destroyed but not the second?
Fever 1793
In which book was the US described as a place where no one worked more than four hours per day?
House of the Scorpion
In which book was the warden caretaker of the local school?
Good Night, Mr. Tom
In which book was the well poisoned so people had to get water from the stream?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book was the whole ship creaking, groaning, and jumping like a manufactory?
Treasure Island
In which book was there a ‘cooper’?
Fever 1793
In which book was there a bag full of doubloons, guineas, pieces of eight, and louis-d’ors?
Treasure Island
In which book was there a boot with the foot still in it?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book was there a character named Black Dog?
Treasure Island
In which book was there a character with a “tarry pigtail falling over his shoulders.”?
Treasure Island
In which book was there a costume party?
Cuba 15
In which book was there a fight in the school gym?
Tangerine
In which book was there a fight in the school gym?
Tangerine
In which book was there a law passed which made a state “dry”?
Moon Over Manifest
In which book was there a mob of angry people?
The Roar
In which book was there a muck fire?
Tangerine
In which book was there a muck fire?
Tangerine
In which book was there a newspaper article about a football scandal?
Tangerine
In which book was there a newspaper article about a football scandal?
Tangerine
In which book was there a Quonset hut?
Tangerine
In which book was there a Quonset hut?
Tangerine
In which book was there a secret society called the World Conservation Club?
The Roar
In which book was there a silver raven?
The Roar
In which book was there a sinkhole?
Tangerine
In which book was there a sinkhole?
Tangerine
In which book was there a special event when a girl turned fifteen?
Cuba 15
In which book was there a termite problem?
Tangerine
In which book was there a termite problem?
Tangerine
In which book was there an article titled, “Thoughts on an Imaginary Porcelain Plate”?
Tangerine
In which book was there an article titled, “Thoughts on an Imaginary Porcelain Plate”?
Tangerine
In which book was there an explosion of silver confetti?
The Roar
In which book was there an explosion so intense it burned a characters retinas?
The Roar
In which book was there not a game, but a war?
Tangerine
In which book was there not a game, but a war?
Tangerine
In which book was weaving green cloth medicine to a character?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book was white spray paint sprayed into the main character’s eyes?
Tangerine
In which book was white spray paint sprayed into the main character’s eyes?
Tangerine
In which book was writing said to display character when it was actually perceived as being clumsy and crude?`
Ghost in Tokaido Inn
In which book were “the days…filled with hard labor, with little enough to satisfy the hunger of their minds and spirits”?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book were “unorthodox” poem’s removed from school?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
In which book were a character’s eyes kept covered with bandages?
The Roar
In which book were a character’s feet bleeding and covered with blisters?
The Roar
In which book were a pair of new white loafers covered with red dirt from the road?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were acorns thrown?
Tangerine
In which book were acorns thrown?
Tangerine
In which book were all records set nullified?
Tangerine
In which book were all records set nullified?
Tangerine
In which book were animal pictures on a bedroom wall?
The Roar
In which book were baby clothes and blankets donated to the hospital nursery?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were buildings condemned?
Tangerine
In which book were buildings condemned?
Tangerine
In which book were cabbages small due to the drought?
Fever 1793
In which book were characters afraid to go to the police because of retaliation?
Sharon Draper
In which book were characters asked if they wanted to prosecute two dumb kids and possibly ruin their lives?
Tangerine
In which book were characters asked if they wanted to prosecute two dumb kids and possibly ruin their lives?
Tangerine
In which book were characters chased through the woods?
The Roar
In which book were characters given white boxes?
The Roar
In which book were characters reminded that anyone who lived through the Depression knew what it was to go without and never wasted good food?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were characters surprised to see trees?
The Roar
In which book were characters threatened with suspension?
Tangerine
In which book were characters threatened with suspension?
Tangerine
In which book were characters told to look like a team?
Tangerine
In which book were characters told to look like a team?
Tangerine
In which book were characters told to pick up heavy backpacks?
The Roar
In which book were checkpoints set up to prevent the wives and children of men from slipping out of the city without permission?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book were children moving restlessly and whispering in their sleep?
The Roar
In which book were children playing dodge ball?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were costumes washed in ice cold water and spread on rocks to dry?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book were Dairy Queen employees shocked over a surprise visitor jumping through the service window?
My life in dog years
In which book were dead trees left in place to be lightning trees?
Tangerine
In which book were dead trees left in place to be lightning trees?
Tangerine
In which book were guests given a list of stolen items?
Tangerine
In which book were guests given a list of stolen items?
Tangerine
In which book were handcuffs put on a character?
Tangerine
In which book were handcuffs put on a character?
Tangerine
In which book were houses named after royal families?
Tangerine
In which book were houses named after royal families?
Tangerine
In which book were icons controlled by blinking?
The Roar
In which book were long tables set up in the yard that held platters of ham and biscuits, cole slaw, sliced tomatoes, corn on the cob and a fluffy coconut cake?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were mailboxes smashed?
Tangerine
In which book were mailboxes smashed?
Tangerine
In which book were men hit by a shower of dirty water?
The Roar
In which book were men looking for 700,000 pounds worth of gold, coins and money?
Treasure Island
In which book were men surprised to find characters still alive?
The Roar
In which book were men with guns hiding in a stairwell and elevator?
The Roar
In which book were people on an island where nutmeg grew?
Treasure Island
In which book were policemen eating hotdogs outside a bedroom window?
The Roar
In which book were red berries gathered in the mountains in the fall, used to create a color for paper?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book were scores put up on a screen at the end of the night?
The Roar
In which book were selected men required to live in a specific town for one year out of every two so that they could be watched?
Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
In which book were seventh and eighth grade students in portable classrooms?
Tangerine
In which book were seventh and eighth grade students in portable classrooms?
Tangerine
In which book were springs credited with many miraculous cures?
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
In which book were stolen items found in a storage bin?
Tangerine
In which book were stolen items found in a storage bin?
Tangerine
In which book were students given cupcakes?
The Roar
In which book were suits designed to protect from saliva?
The Roar
In which book were the initials A.E.W. embroidered on a blanket?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were the woods different in the dusk?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were the words “Hospital regulations” disliked by a character?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were there 57 markers to a gravesite?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were there books on shelves that consisted mainly of old textbooks for math and chemistry and physics?
Road to Tater Hill
In which book were there cartoon teachers?
The Roar
In which book were there Frankenstein trees?
Tangerine
In which book were there Frankenstein trees?
Tangerine
In which book were there koi in a lake?
Tangerine
In which book were there koi in a lake?
Tangerine