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Salvage the bones QuestionsDescribe the character? I'm kind of lost. What's happening...

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snowc15 | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 1, 2012 at 2:13 PM via web

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Salvage the bones Questions

Describe the character? I'm kind of lost.

What's happening in chapter 1? the dog giving birth?

What's the conflict? the dog is having a hard time giving birth?

Describe the setting? I don't know their house?

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litteacher8 | Middle School Teacher | (Level 1) Distinguished Educator

Posted October 1, 2012 at 8:15 PM (Answer #2)

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Luckily for you, there are chapter summaries for this book here on enotes.  Here is chapter 1, where you will usually find this information.

http://www.enotes.com/salvage-the-bones/chapter-1-summary

 

Esch is the main character.  She has three siblings but her mother died in childbird with her fifth child.  They live in New Orleans, where Hurricane Katrina is coming.

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snowc15 | Student , Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 2, 2012 at 12:15 PM (Answer #3)

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Luckily for you, there are chapter summaries for this book here on enotes.  Here is chapter 1, where you will usually find this information.

http://www.enotes.com/salvage-the-bones/chapter-1-summary

 

Esch is the main character.  She has three siblings but her mother died in childbird with her fifth child.  They live in New Orleans, where Hurricane Katrina is coming.

Yes, I saw the chapter 1 summary already, but it didn't help the questions I asked. I read the first chapter and the chapter summary and still can't figure out the questions. Have you read the book before? Could you help me figure out some of the question from y first post please? 

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