Into The Wild
By Brad Benz
Character Analysis for Chris/Alex
Trait 1: Adventurous
Evidence: hitch hikes through America
Trait 2: Rebellious
Evidence: doesn't care about the rules.
Quote from or about character: "I don't want to know what day it is or where I am. None of that matters."
Theme: Live your life the way you want to.
Chris changes his name to Alexander Supertramp, symbolizing his new life, & he's ready to leave his old one behind.
I think young adults & anybody who has wished to be free would enjoy this book. It's one of the most interesting life stories ever, & it also adds a layer learning that this is a true story. I highly recommend it.