Walk Two Moons By Sharon Creech
Mike is Mrs. Winterbottom's son.
"That's nice," Mrs. Partridge said, patting her knees. "Oh, Phoebe, I think I met your brother." Phoebe said, "I don't have a brother." (page 193)
This passage shows that Mrs. Partridge met Phoebe's brother, but she thinks that she must have made a mistake. The so called lunatic, later proven to be Mrs. Winterbottom's son, arrived at the Winterbottoms and asks to talk with Mrs. Winterbottom. "Phoebe opened the door again. The young man said, "I want to see Mrs. Winterbottom. Is she here or what?" (page 43) This passage introduces the young man and gives a little hint that he has something to do with Mrs. Winterbottom.
Sal's Mom Died in a Bus Accident
This passage is significant because she is hinting at how her mother died. Sal is telling the reader about why she is going to see her mother with her grandparents when she mentions that her mother is resting peacefully. "1. Gram and Gramps wanted to see Momma, who was resting peacefully in Lewiston, Idaho."
This passage could be construed as Sal saying that her mother died .
We were in the car and about to leave when Gram started to cry. "Gol-dang" Gramps said.
"What's the matter?"
Gram sniffled. "Oh nothing. I'm so happy I got to see Old Fiathful."
This passage shows that Gram knows she will die soon and has crossed seeing Old Faithful off her bucket list