Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry
By: Cailey Richardson Project #8
What is it about? What is the plot of this story?
Whats the Weather?
In Roll of Thunder the beginning of the book started with the rain on the way to school in late October.
"By the end of October the rain had come, falling heavily upon the six-inch layer of dust which had had its own way for more than two months."
The rain still came on and off during the book but towards the end was where the rain really poured and lighting flashed.
"The thunder was creeping closer now, rolling angrily over the forest depths and bringing the lightning with it, as we emerged from the path into the deserted Avery yard."
Some even thought that the fire in the cotton was started because of the lighting but we later on know that wasn't the reason why.
And that's your weather report.
Interview with T.J.
I know I have made many mistakes in the past but I have to say they are not worth it. I have been sneaky and a thief and all that but look where I am now, it wasn't worth it. I have lost my good friend Stacey, and my family all for nothing. If I could go back, I would change how I was, be a better son, a better friend. I would change the way I acted, and be a better person...
Read more on pg. 11