Chapter 8 Summary

Jack Will, Julian, and Charlotte

Mr. Tushman’s office is nice, and August likes the stuff on the desk. He notices some art on the walls that was obviously made by students. The pictures are all framed like real artwork.

During the conversation with Mrs. Garcia, she mentioned the students called her "Mrs. G." August asks Mr. Tushman if he gets called "Mr. T." Mr. Tushman laughs and says no, but he adds that the students probably call him some other names behind his back. August laughs, surprised but glad that the man is willing to admit that his own name is embarrassing.

Next, August asks about a picture on the wall behind the desk. He thinks it is a pumpkin, and Mr. Tushman...

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