Special Sub-Topic: Stepping on the Cracks
|Who is the primary character in this book?|
Margaret Baker. Margaret was a girl who had an adventurous best friend named Elizabeth. Elizabeth helps her become braver and she is a great friend.
|In which state did the story take place?|
Maryland. On the inside cover of the book is a map of Margaret, Elizabeth, and Gordy's town of College Hill, Maryland.
|What year did the story take place?|
1944. "Although it was 1944 and World War 2 had been going on for two and a half years..."
|Which of the Smiths was not like the rest of them?|
Stuart Smith. Stuart thought that war was wrong; he would not let his brother Donald shot a squirrel.
|What war was going on during the story?|
World War 2. Both Margaret's and Elizabeth's brothers were in the war.
|Where did Gordy and his family move?|
North Carolina. Gordy's dad didn't come with them.
|What is the sequel to "Stepping on the Cracks"?|
Following My Own Footsteps. These are all by the same author, except Junie B. Jones.
|Who dies at the end of the book?|
Jimmy Baker. The Bakers had to trade their blue star in for a gold one.
|Elizabeth was wrong about Stuart liking Barbara.|
f. Barbara told Elizabeth and Margaret in March.
|When was the wedding going to be?|
Winter. It was going to be at the county courthouse.
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