Smith stepped to the side to call her husband about dinner. As she was speaking to him, nobody noticed when a man dressed all in black and wearing sunglasses slipped his gloved hand behind the booth and grabbed the little brown bag holding all the money the booster club had earned that night. As he was walking off, Mrs. Smith returned to the booth to find the bag missing. She asked all the other sponsors if they had moved it, or seen it, but when they hadn’t, she began to panic. Meanwhile, the thief had thrown away the brown bag and his gloves, and started to make his way back to the motel he was staying at.
Because he is not prepared, McCandless dies in a bus he finds. Chris had every intention of coming back to civilization, but sadly eats something poisonous and is unable to get it out of his system. Prior to eating the poisonous food, Chris tries to cross the river that he had easily traveled through in the spring. Since it is now winter, he is unable to do so and is forced to retreat back to the bus. Though the book focuses on McCandless, it tells brief stories of other men who have gone into nature and passed away as well.
They then started walking to a refugee camp in Ethiopia, where they stayed until the Communists overthrew the government in 1991 and forced the young boys to leave at gunpoint. Chased by Ethiopian government tanks and armed militia, the boys frantically tried to cross the River Gilo, where thousands drowned, were eaten by crocodiles or shot. Evaluation: This site wouldn’t be the site you rely on. A negative of this site that it doesn’t give you any links.
The book Hoot by Carl Hiaasen focuses on a curious boy who finds himself helping out owls that are being pushed out of their homes due to a construction taking place. Roy is on the bus one day as he is being bullied by Dana Matherson. Roy’s face gets pushed against the window as he see’s a boy running beside the bus. Roy was curious to know who the running boy was and why he was running, Roy later finds out that the running boy does not attend to any school near which then makes Roy interested to find out who the running boy is. The book Hoot by Carl Hiaasen consists of simile, imagery, diction to convey that always do what’s right
“Every day in America, another 28 people die as a result of drunk driving crashes.” That is 28 too many. In 2014 Budweiser advertised a commercial promoting to be responsible when you are drinking. The storyline of the commercial is of a man and his dog and their life together. Well one night the man decided to go out with friends leaving the dog behind and as the man is leaving it shows him carrying a 6 pack of beer out the door as he tells the dog, Buddy, that he will see him later.
She meets a man, Andy, at a bar who buys her drinks and peels Easter eggs for her. After both drinking to the point of intoxication, June almost has intercourse with Andy. June decides to walk back to Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation on foot and falls out of the car and into the cold. While on foot across open fields a heavy, white snowstorm falls and June is unable to make it home that night. It was Easter Day when June’s family received a letter that June went missing in the snowstorm and has passed away.
"The Body 's" narrator, the adult Gordon Lachance, describes the summer of 1960 when he and three twelve-year old friends—Chris Chambers, Vern Tessio and Teddy Duchamp—journeyed to look at the dead body of a boy their age, Ray Brower. Along the way, Gordon and his friends encounter a series of obstacles: an angry dump worker who does not want them to use his water pump, a corrupt store owner who tries to overcharge the boys for their purchases, a disgusting leech-filled pond they must traverse, a narrow train trestle spanning a bridge they must cross, a frightening night in the woods, older boys who threaten to beat them and take credit for the discovery of the dead boy 's body, and finally, the horrific and unsettling encounter with the
Emmett and his friends visited the grocery store to purchase some bubble gum where Till reportedly flirted with a white cashier. Four days after, two white men kidnapped him, beat him, shot him in the head, tied him with barbed wire to a large metal fan, and dragged him into the bank of the
At the turn of the 26th century, a zombie virus was created, and NYC was bombed because of the zombie invasion. All citizens had to live in “protected” zones. Timmy is a 13-year-old boy who is outspoken, loving, and brave. Timmy and his best friend of 7 years, Butters, were on their way back to zone 13. Butters tripped, and Timmy quickly ran to help his best bud.
Trayvon Benjamin Martin, born February 5, 1995, was an African- American high school student he was shot and killed on February 26, 2012, two houses down from his own. Trayvon was 17 when he died. Trayvon martin was walking home from the store 7 eleven on the night he was shot and killed. Trayvon carried a bag of skittles and an Arizona tea he was dressed in a black hoodie and was completely unarmed. Trayvon was heading back home to his father’s house that he had been staying with while he was suspended from school.
As the bus approached the curve, everyone gathered their belongings. As I gathered mine, I saw a large group of African-American males approaching the bus. When other students began departing from the bus, four of them were attacked by the group of boys and one is left on the ground with a concussion and no phone. Looking at each other with bewilderment and fear, everyone was aghast. The group of boys ran away.
Finally, Ralph encountered many painful things as a result of the move to Colorado. While mowing fields, Ralph was sent flying off of the mower, breaking nine of his toes. Also, during the first week of school, a second grader named Freddie beat up Ralph, all because his mother wouldn 't let him fight back.
Bob Ewell feels that Atticus have made him look bad in front of the town, and he wants revenge. Ewell follows Atticus to Tom house and spits in his face. Days later someone takes Scout’s shoes and her dress, now she has to walk home dressed like a ham from a Halloween party. Jem hears something following them, and then Scout hears the same noise. Its Bob Ewell, he grabs Jem and hurts his left arm, then knocks Scout to the ground.
Percy Jackson has had ADHD and dyslexia all his life and been kicked out of countless schools-accept this time it’s not his fault. An evil math teach transform into a furry and attacks him, he kills it with a pen( that transform into a sword) that his teacher gives to him. He goes home to his mom and abusive stepdad, he goes on vacation and his car is attack and his mom tells him he not normal-he’s a demigod half mortal half god and there is a safe haven called camp half-blood and monsters can smell him because his god side. The monster kidnaps his mom and in revenge he kills the monster right by the camp.