C. S. Lewis’ masterpiece The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe uses descriptive writing and a variety of interesting characters to retell the story of Christ’s sufferings to save His people from their sins. Structured around the actual story of Jesus’ sacrifice for humanity, Lewis’ book focuses on the spiritual journey of the four Pevensie children: Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy. Lucy, the youngest of the four siblings, first discovers the secret of the grand wardrobe. At first, no one believes her when she tells them of her adventures in the land of Narnia, a place where winter lasts forever, but Christmas never comes. However, Edmund, Peter, and Susan all eventually meet Aslan, the Great Lion, for themselves.
Newt then went to sit with Frank, his brother, who was 12 years old. Frank was busy making bugs in mason jars fight with one another. When Angela asked Frank what he was doing, he responded that he was
The greasers who are more ordinary and don’t have the money to afford all of the fancy things are grateful for what they have and who they meet. The protagonist in the story is a 14-year-old boy named Ponyboy. He lives with his two brothers Sodapop who is 16, and Darry who is 20. Unfortunately for them, their parents passed away in a horrific accident and since then Darry has had to act as their parents.
Her parents were strongly against her reading books, which led to her discovering her “power.” After a harsh yelling from her dad, Matilda realized that she had telekinetic powers. Matilda is a hero because she didn’t use her powers selfishly, and she was fearless. The way Odysseus defeated Troy and defeated the obstacles purposely placed in front of him are characteristics of a hero.
Whenever he asks her about the outside world, she gets very defensive and starts telling Matt about chupacabras or “thirsty-blood-sucking monsters” that live outside. Matt was still curious about the outside world regardless of what his “mother” would tell him, that being said, he continued being adventurous. Matt goes from a timid, extremely shy child to a good man and a great leader in the end. In the beginning of the novel, Matt was abused and locked up for literally months and months (when he was just a child.)
Making a difficult decision can affect a person’s life entirely. It could affect them immensely in their life, and in the future. In the book “The Outsiders” by S.E. Hinton, Ponyboy’s brother Darry, becomes his new guardian after their parents die in a tragic accident. Darry, who is hard, firm and never grins at all, has a different idea of what good parenting is when it comes to Ponyboy. Many people believe, that Ponyboy, should go to the system, because his brother Darry has risked and has influenced him in bad ways.
A strange and stalker wanders up to a fifteen year old girls house, trying to convince her to come along for a ride. The girl does not want to go, and knows it can only end in doom. Temptation is a part of the evil. “‘Now, these numbers are a secret code, honey,’ Arnold Friend explained. He read off the numbers 33, 19, 17 and raised his eyebrows at her to see what she thought of that, but she didn't think much of it.”
"(3) When Eckles fails to shoot the dinosaur he is told to go back to the time machine and hide, but he does not listen and runs of the path. When Travis finds out he becomes furious this expression was shown when he was yelling at Lesperance "Stay out of this!his fool nearly killed us. But it isn't that so much, no.
In Missing on superstition mountain a mysterious novel by Elise Broach. There are three boys who just moved to Phoenix Simon, Henry and Jack they live near a haunted mountain named Superstition. One day their cat Josie runs away, so in search to find her they go up the mountain to see if she might be there, but instead of finding her they find 3 skulls instead! When their neighbor, Delilah a girl round Henry 's age see them coming down with dirty clothes, they are forced because otherwise, she was going to tell their parents. The baker boys want to go up a mysterious mountain again, but their parents are telling them not to go up at all, so instead of listening to their parents, they tell them they are going to the library but actually they go up the mountain with a friend named Delilah.
The Weird Watsons live in Flint, Michigan where the kids all go to Clark Elementary. Byron is in the sixth grade and he 's the king of Clark (read, The Bully everyone is afraid of). Kenny, our narrator, is in the fourth grade, and their little sister Joetta (Joey) is in kindergarten. Kenny gets picked on by the bullies at school, especially Larry Dunn, king of the fourth grade.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Lightning Thief draws on and modernizes the events, the hero type, spiritual help, the monsters, and the good vs. evil theme of the story “Danaüs, Perseus, and The Gorgon” . The events that were taken and recreated have been fit to the surrounding and knowledge of the modern civilizations. Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Lightning Thief modernizes the plot/evidence of the story “Danaüs, Perseus, and The Gorgon” . First of all, in both stories the main character is sent on a quest by a higher power, which is the inciting incident. Percy modernizes this because in the movie he is sent by Hades (Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief) instead of a King (which is not used everywhere today) showed by this
Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others. Have you ever experienced this kind of dream before-falling through the air and waking up before hitting the ground? Well I experienced a metaphorical version of this dream. However, I did undergo a physical experience of flying, technically falling, and making a graceful landing on freshly mown grass. Little did I know that a few seconds of plummet would have a life-altering impact.