Raymond's Run

By: Toni Cade Bambara

Summary

Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Paker is only 12 and she says running and taking care of her brother is her life. But taking care of brother is a lot of work since he is older then her but he is not a really smart guy or not like every one eles. But Hazel will always be there for him and i think that is really sweet im like that with my sister. But somthing changes when he starts to run like his sister and she feels really happy about her brother,

Raymonds sister

Inference

I think raymond's sister wins the race but she is happy but not as happy as when she see her brother run just like her

Conflict

i think the conflict is when the 3 girls try to hurt raymond with mean words and mabey even hit him

Character

the main character Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Paker is only 12 and she says running and taking care of her brother is her life. And she has to take care of her brother because every one makes fun of him because he is not like ever other boy. but she is so happy when her brother runs just like her

Theme

the theme is when raymonds sister is running in a race and then her brother runs with.