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 Tangerine by Edward Bloor

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; analysis of the themes, plot structure, author's style and character analysis; important quotations and analysis; detailed analysis of symbolism, motifs, metaphors, and imagery; a key facts summary; a multiple-choice quiz, and suggested book report ideas and essay topics.


PLOT SUMMARY FOR TANGERINE BY EDWARD BLOOR

CHAPTER ANALYSIS / SUMMARY


PART 3

Thursday, November 23, Thanksgiving

Summary

Yesterday the big news was the freeze. Even Grandmom and Grandpop in Ohio knew about it. Mom asked the family what warm clothes they wanted from storage. She asked Erik for his key to the storage bin. He said that it was in his locker at school and that he would get it.

When Paul went to class, he found that many of his classmates were not there. Henry D. explained to Paul the tradition at Tangerine Middle School of students from families in the citrus industry not attending classes during a freeze. Henry D. that was why Tino and Victor were not at school.

Paul felt that he too should be fighting the freeze. Henry D. explained that the real fight takes place at night. The day is used for sleeping after fighting the freeze all night. After school, Paul and Henry D. went to the orange groves in Henry Dís brother, Wayneís truck.

When they reached the Tomas Cruz Groves, the new grove was being sprayed with water from the pond to give it a covering of slushy ice.

When they met Luis, he wondered why Paul wanted to help. It was difficult for Paul to explain. He just.....

Notes

Paulís journal entry for today starts with a review of what happened......


Friday, November 24

Summary

Yesterday, Paul slept through Erikís game. He also slept through Thanksgiving dinner. The closest thing he gets to Thanksgiving dinner is a turkey sandwich around five-thirty this morning. About that time, the newspaper arrives.

The sports news is about Lake Windsor defeating Tangerine. Dad sits next to Paul on the floor and complains about Brian Baylor, the Lake Windsor center who is friends with Antoine Thomas. In the game, Brian made five bad snaps. Dad suggests that Brian wanted to make Erik and Arthur look.......

Notes

Mom sounds uncertain about Erik. This foreshadows the scene on December 3 where.......

 

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; analysis of the themes, plot structure, author's style and character analysis; important quotations and analysis; detailed analysis of symbolism, motifs, metaphors, and imagery; a key facts summary; a multiple-choice quiz, and suggested book report ideas and essay topics.

 

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


Tangerine by Edward Bloor-Free BookNotes Summary


Privacy Policy
All Content Copyright©TheBestNotes. All Rights Reserved.
No further distribution without written consent.
431 Users Online | This page has been viewed 44066 times
This page was last updated on 5/28/2008 5:36:10 PM

Cite this page:

Johnson, Jane. "TheBestNotes on Tangerine". TheBestNotes.com. . 28 May 2008
             <>.