BC: A Matter of Trust
FC: Jaycob Jordan 5th period English 1
1: A Matter of Trust
2: By. Anne Schraff Realistic Fiction
3: Setting: A Matter of Trust took place at Bluford High School most of the time.Then it went on to Darcy's house where she took care of her elderly grandmother.
4: Summary: A Matter of Trust is about a girl named Darcy, that has a problem with people making fun of Hakeem. Hakeem is Darcy's boyfriend . He has a stuttering problem when he gets infrount of a group of people; except whenhe is singing. So when class was over one day Darcy found a way for Hakeem to make people puit making fun of him. She saw a sign on the wall for auditions for a talent show. So she went to tell Hakeem and they made a agreement that they both would try out for the audition. So when Darcy got home she went to check on her elderly grandmother and she remembered her
5: grandmothers favorite song. Darcy then decided that that song is what she will sing in the talent show.While Darcy was walking to school the next day she was practicing her song and she ran into Brisana and she ask what she was singing. Darcy told her that she was practicing for the song she was going to sing in the talent show because she told Hakeem she would if he did. Then Brisana ran to school, and when Darcy got there she saw Brisana trying to talk Hakeem out of doing the talent show. Now u will have to find out the rest on your own. Theme: I thing the authors point in this story is to let u know that there is always a way to fix a problem.
6: Characters: Darcy Wills-A nice girl who trys her best to get along with everybody. She is dating a boy named Hakeem. Hakeem- Darcy's boyfriend who loves to sing and play guitar. He also has a stuttering problemwhen he gets in front of a group of people. Brisana- Darcy's x best friend. She is a very pretty girl.Also she is popular. She also likes to take advantage of Darcy's friends.
7: Jamee- Darcy's little sister. She sis really spoiled. Also she is a girl that likes to get in trouble and act all big and bad.
8: Conflict and Resolutions: External Conflict-This happens when Hakeem gets picked on for for stuttering. You can see that he is sad. Internal Conflict-This happens when Darcy gets mad cause people are making fun of Hakeem.
9: Resolution-They resolve these problems by finding was to over look the problem. Also they find stuff they are good at and prove to the people they can do better stuff.
10: About the Author: The author is an elderly lady and has wrote a lot of books just like this one. They all are very interesting.I think she inspires kids who have certain kinds of problems and get over them.
11: Author of my book: Mrs. Anne Schraff