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1Ian, Hannah, and Will L. Literature Circle Group 2 Summary byIan, Hannah, and Will L. Literature Circle Group 2Natalie Babbitt
2PrologueThe main characters are Miles, Jesse, Mae Tuck, Winnie Foster, and the stranger at the Foster’s gate. Mae Tuck sets off to go meet her two sons as she did every ten years. Winnie Foster decides to think about running away. The man in the yellow suit (TMITYS) appears at the front door of the Fosters. This all happens in one day. The Foster family owns the Treegap.
3Chapter 1 Cows had trodden a road. Winnie Foster lives in a cottage with a “touch me not” appearance.The cows are the ones that kept everyone out of the Treegap wood.Treegap does not belong to the cows anymore.
4Chapter 2 Mae Tuck gets ready to set out and find her sons. She wakes up Tuck.Tuck had a wonderful dream about being in heaven.The Tucks had looked the same for 87 years.
5Chapter 3 Winnie talks to a toad. Winnie tells the toad she is going to run away.She started throwing pebbles at the toad but did not hit it.Her grandmother calls her in because she could get dirty.
6Chapter 4 A stranger appears at the Foster’s gate He talks to Winnie. Her grandmother comes out.They heard music that they thought were the “Elves”.
7Chapter 5 Winnie goes into the Treegap wood. Winnie finds Jesse Tuck. She starts asking about the spring.Mae Tuck and Miles find Winnie and Jesse.
8Chapter 6 Winnie got kidnapped. She didn’t picture being kidnapped like this; she thought the kidnappers would be mean and burly.Mae Tuck tries to comfort her.Winnie finds out the elves music was a music box.
9Chapter 7 It was the strangest story Winnie has ever heard. The Tucks drank from the magic spring.The spring makes you live forever.Tuck tried to shoot himself but he didn’t get hurt.
10Chapter 8 Winnie decided it was okay and she would go with the Tucks. The Tucks made Winnie feel special.They ate breakfast on the way.Winnie decided the Tucks were her friends.
11Chapter 9 The Tucks and Winnie arrived at the Tucks’ house. Jesse and Miles immediately jumped into the pond.Jesse was excited to be home.Winnie meets Angus Tuck.
12Chapter 10Miles and Jesse dash up the stairs while they are soaking wet.Winnie gets a tour of the house.There were things scattered everywhere in the Tucks’ house.Winnie starts to wonder why their house is so messy.
13Chapter 11 They had bacon, bread, flapjacks, and applesauce. Winnie thinks the Tucks are criminals.Winnie says she wants to go home.Tuck says he will take Winnie on the row boat.
14Chapter 12 A bullfrog talked to another frog in a deep voice. Tuck and Winnie talk about the wheel of life.The boat gets stuck.The Tuck’s horse gets stolen.
15Chapter 13 TMITYS appeared at the Foster’s gate again. TMITYS is the one who stole the horse.He walks up to the door of the Foster’s house.He says that he knows where Winnie is.
16Chapter 14Winnie couldn’t fall asleep because the couch was lumpy and her pillow was a chair cushion.Mae comes to comfort her and keep her company.Tuck comes in and gives her a kiss.Jesse wants her to drink the water when she is seventeen so they could get married.
17Chapter 15 TMITYS comes to the Fosters’ house. He says that he knows where Winnie is.He bargains with the Fosters for their wood.They agree.
18Chapter 16 The constable was fat and sleepy. A constable is a police officer.The constable goes to the Tucks’ house.TMITYS goes ahead of the constable.
19Chapter 17 Winnie wakes up early. Miles takes her fishing. Winnie gets a bite on the hook.Miles caught a fish but let it go.
20Chapter 18 They eat breakfast. There's a knock on the door. Mae answers the door.It was TMITYS.
21Chapter 19 TMITYS comes in. He explains how he knows about them. Miles hears his daughter Anna mentioned.Mae whacked TMITYS with Angus’ shotgun.
22Chapter 20 The constable says that TMITYS is not dead yet. Then he says that if TMITYS dies Mae will be hung.The Tucks take TMITYS inside to care for him.The constable leaves with Mae and Winnie.
23Chapter 21 Winnie gets home. She sees heat lightning. The doctor says TMITYS died.Mae is about to go to the gallows.
24Chapter 22 The temperature is very high. Winnie sees the toad. Jesse comes and says that his family is leaving.He gives Winnie a bottle of the spring water because he wants her to drink it when she’s 17.
25Chapter 23 Winnie waits to help save Mae. She gets bored. There is nothing to do.She falls asleep in her bed.
26Chapter 24 Winnie barely wakes up in time. She goes to the gate to meet the Tucks.They go to the jailhouse.Miles takes out the window of the cell.They switch out Winnie for Mae.
27Chapter 25 Nobody found Mae after she escaped. Winnie wouldn’t sleep because she might give herself away.When the constable found her, he said what she did was a crime.Winnie got home.Winnie gave the magic spring water to the toad.
28EpilogueThe Tucks see that the Treegap wood is gone. Winnie’s cottage is gone too. They stop to get coffee to ask the guy at the desk what happened to the wood and the cottage. Tuck goes to the graveyard and sees that Winnie died at 78 years of age.
29Credits Writers Hannah Shull Will Layman With a tad bit of Ian Crail Typing peopleMostly Ian CrailWith about ½ slide by Hannah ShullFancy stuff designerIan Crailwith suggestions from Will Laymanand Hannah Shull