Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Captain Hook. He was cast to play Peter Pan, but asked if he could play Captain Hook in the end, which he did.
Rachel. Rachel died after giving birth to their son.
He never ran away. His mother wrote a letter asking for him to come back, but he didn't run away.
Sophie. She is mentioned several times.
Zach. They were all his friends, but Zach was his best friend.
He nearly knew his alphabet. When Mr Tom gave Willie a postcard to write to his mum, Willie explained that he could not write, but nearly knew his alphabet. Mr Tom helps him to learn to write, by writing his name in dots. Willie comments that writing is a bit like drawing.
Oakley. Willie called him Mr Tom.
Zach and Willie. Zach and Willie went to Spooky Cott. They were going to go with Ginnie and Carrie, but they were too scared.
The end of the book. Zach died when he went back to visit his dad at the end and a bomb was dropped.
Salt-On-The-Mouth. Zach named it Salt-On-The-Mouth, as after eating fish his mouth was salty.
Yes. They made it to Salmouth by biking for a holiday and Zach felt his name Salt-on-the-mouth was a good name because the fish there was salty.
Yes. Mr Tom's son was called William which was the same name as the evacuee he took in.
no. William's mom didn't know he could write so she threw away the letters and when he told her he could write she hurt him.
mom's. William went back to his mom's house when she became ill, but she wasn't actually ill.
Rachel. Toms wife's name was Rachel. She died after giving birth to their son William.
William. William, like his mother, died and they were buried together under the tree.
Willie. The main character's name was William but he was more commonly known as Willie.