bookspacePhoto of readerbook clubs
 home > bookspace > book clubs
Rules of the Road
by Joan Bauer
Print this list Print this page
 Email this list

1.Jenna has a special talent for selling shoes. Do you have a special talent?
2.Jenna and her grandmother have scrapbooks with special memories. What do you have?
3.Would you want the job of going on a six-week driving trip with someone like Mrs. Gladstone? Why or why not? Have you ever gone on a memorable road trip?
4.Jenna is ignored as a customer in a shoe store. Have you ever been ignored as a customer? If so, why do you think that happened?
5.What is the meaning of the title? Is it a good title for this book? What do you think would be some good "rules of the road" for the "highway of life?"
6.Did you have a favorite scene?
7.Describe Harry Bender. Why does Jenna wish he were her father? Is there hope for her real father?
8.How do Jenna's summer experiences with Mrs. Gladstone help her deal with her father?
9.Jenna wishes that the "rules of the road" for life were more clear. Do you agree or disagree?
Author Website:
hcl mobile app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS