Chapters 113-115 Summary

Bear

August and his family name the puppy Bear. Both August and Via stay home from school the next day to play with him. Privately, August reflects that he and Via do not see so much of each other now that he goes to school. He enjoys spending some quality time with her, and he thinks she feels the same.

The Shift

Back at school, August notices a huge change. All the kids at school, including the ones in the older grades, know about August and Jack getting attacked at camp. By now the story has morphed into a huge adventure, including major fistfights and a long stint in a cornfield maze. August likes Jack’s version best because it is funny.

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