Cliff Notes™, Cliffs Notes™, Cliffnotes™, Cliffsnotes™ are trademarked properties of the John Wiley Publishing Company. TheBestNotes.com does not provide or claim to provide free Cliff Notes™ or free Sparknotes™. Free Cliffnotes™ and Free Spark Notes™ are trademarked properties of the John Wiley Publishing Company and Barnes & Noble, Inc., respectively. TheBestNotes.com has no relation.

TheBestNotes.com: Free Summary / Study Guide / Book Summaries / Literature Notes / Analysis / Synopsis
 
+Larger Font+
-Smaller Font-





Free Study Guide for The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls

Previous Page | Table of Contents | Next Page
Downloadable / Printable Version

The complete study guide is currently available as a downloadable PDF, RTF, or MS Word DOC file from the PinkMonkey MonkeyNotes download store. The complete study guide contains summaries and notes for all of the chapters; detailed analysis of the themes, plot structure, and characters; important quotations and analysis; detailed analysis of symbolism, motifs, and imagery; a key facts summary; detailed analysis of the use of foreshadowing and irony; a multiple-choice quiz, and suggested book report ideas and essay topics.


STUDY NOTES FOR THE GLASS CASTLE BY JEANETTE WALLS


PART FOUR - NEW YORK CITY

SECTION ONE (Pages 245-251)

Summary

At dusk, Jeannette finally gets her first glimpse of New York City. She is excited, but can only hope that New Yorkers look at her the same way Dad does. She is met by Evan, Loriís friend, who takes her to the restaurant where Lori works. Lori is in the middle of her shift so Jeannette wanders around waiting for her. She frequently gets lost and learns that New Yorkers are not rude; theyíre just cautious and very helpful when they realize youíre not looking for a handout.

During the first night at Loriís rooms, Jeannette is amazed at how the whole sky seems alight as if from a fire. Lori explains itís the..........

Notes

Slowly but surely all the Walls children find their way out of Welch, on to New York, and away from Mom and Dad. The two adults at..........


SECTION TWO (Pages 252-254)


Summary

Three years after she moves to New York, Jeannette hears on the radio that there is quite a traffic jam due to a white van breaking down on the freeway. Later, she receives a phone call from Mom, announcing that she and Dad have come to New York. The white van on the freeway is theirs, and it had been quite a drama on the road when Dad began..........

Notes

Rose Mary and Rex Walls are two individuals who have no chance to ever live out their lives happily. They cannot............

 

The complete study guide is currently available as a downloadable PDF, RTF, or MS Word DOC file from the PinkMonkey MonkeyNotes download store. The complete study guide contains summaries and notes for all of the chapters; detailed analysis of the themes, plot structure, and characters; important quotations and analysis; detailed analysis of symbolism, motifs, and imagery; a key facts summary; detailed analysis of the use of foreshadowing and irony; a multiple-choice quiz, and suggested book report ideas and essay topics.

 

Previous Page | Table of Contents | Next Page
Downloadable / Printable Version


The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls Free BookNotes Summary


Privacy Policy
All Content Copyright©TheBestNotes. All Rights Reserved.
No further distribution without written consent.
89 Users Online | This page has been viewed 3986 times
This page was last updated on 5/9/2017 8:50:24 AM

Cite this page:

Clapsaddle, Diane. "TheBestNotes on The Glass Castle". TheBestNotes.com. . 09 May 2017
             <>.