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Free Study Guide: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

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STARGIRL: ONLINE STUDY GUIDE BY JERRY SPINELLI


SYMBOLISM / MOTIFS / IMAGERY / SYMBOLS

In Chapter Nine is a description of previously dormant mud frogs awakening in the Sonoran Desert. They symbolize the students whose dormant inside Stargirl awakened.

The desert symbolizes how the author thinks of.........


KEY FACTS

Title:
Stargirl

Author:
Jerry Spinelli

Date Published:
2000

Meaning of the Title:
Refers to the name Susan Caraway gave to herself. Archie Brubaker said “Star people are rare. You will be lucky to meet another.” He thinks of Stargirl as one of the star people.

Setting:
Mica, Arizona

Genre:
young adult novel, realistic fiction, school story

Protagonist:
Susan Caraway, alias Stargirl

Antagonists:
Hillari Kimble, and, to a lesser degree, the whole student body of Mica Area High School, except for.........


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 quiz, and suggested book report ideas and essay topics.

 

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