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1 By Angela Johnson Mychala Wolfe Ms. Hampton Language Arts The First Part LastBy Angela JohnsonMychala WolfeMs. HamptonLanguage Arts
2 Summary Of The BookThe First Part Last is about a average teenage boy, Bobby, who accidentally gets his girlfriend, Nia, pregnant. When Nia dies during child birth, Bobby is forced to take responsibility, be a man and a father, to his baby girl, Feather.
3 Theme Of The BookThe Theme is the message of the book. I believe the message in “The First Part Last” is take responsibility for your actions. Bobby gets Nia pregnant, so he has to take responsibility for his actions, and be a father to Feather.
4 Characters In The BookBobbyNiaK-boyJ.L.FredMaryPaulFeather
5 Setting Of The StoryThe setting throughout the story is basically in Bobby's house.
6 Plot Of The Story Bobby gets Nia pregnant. Feather is born. Nia dies. Bobby is forced to take care of Feather.Bobby’s family and friends help take care of Feather.Bobby moves in with his Dad.Bobby goes on with his life with Feather.
7 The ClimaxThe climax of the story is when Nia tells Bobby she is pregnant.
8 The ConflictThe conflict is when Nia dies Bobby is forced to take care of the baby, Feather, and raises her by himself.
9 ResolutionThe resolution is Bobby’s experiences push him to manhood. He keeps Feather, and his friends and family help him through this hard time.
10 Style of The BookThe style of this book is informal. Bobby uses slang and profanity sometimes when speaking to anybody except his parents.
11 Tone And MoodThe tone of this story is neutral. Nia dies and Bobby is forced to take care of Feather. Later, he realizes his friends and family are going to help him.The mood of the story is exciting. It’s the type of book that you can’t put down.
12 Author’s Purpose For Writing The author’s purpose for writing this story is to inform people about teen pregnancy and how it affects you.
13 What I LearnedI learned that you have to really think about the decisions you make good and bad. They can affect you negatively or positively.
14 Recommending The BookI would definably recommend this book to others. It’s a interesting book that teaches a lot of lessons about what can happen in life and how some people deal with it.
15 Facts About The AuthorAngela Johnson is a prolific and award winning author of several children's books.She was born on June in Tuskegee, Alabama.“Tell Me A Story, Mama” was her first picture book.
16 Other Books Written By Angela Johnson Looking For RedHeavenDo Like KylaRain FeetMama’s Bird, Baby BirdsDaddy Calls Me ManAnd Much More
17 Agencies That Help Kids Teens4hire: Helps teens get summer, seasonal, volunteer, full-time, part-time, and vocational jobs.Youth In Need: Gives advice and takes in kids of any predicament.Bridgeway: Home And Education For Pregnant Teens