Chapters 9-10 Summary

The Grand Tour

The kid named Julian takes charge of the tour. He takes August to Room 301, the homeroom all of them share. He points out the door but does not take August inside. Next, Julian leads the way to a science classroom. Here again, he stands in the doorway, but Jack Will interrupts and says they should all go inside.

Inside, Julian points out all the stuff in the room, including the desks, the chalkboard, and the erasers. Charlotte protests that everyone knows what an eraser is, but Julian says that maybe August does not know if he has never been to a school before.

Through all this, August is too nervous to say anything, so Jack Will presses him to speak up.

(The entire section is 539 words.)