Questions from the novel To Kill a Mockingbird (Chapter 31)
- How do the events of the final chapters explain the first sentence in the whole novel?
- How does Scout make sense of an earlier remark of Atticus’s in regards to standing in someone’s shoes as she stands on the Radley porch?
- How much of a surprise is it to find what Boo Radley is really like? Has the story before this point prepared the reader for this discovery? How and where?
- At the end of the novel, Atticus reads to Scout. Comment on his choice of story. Does it have any connection with themes earlier in the novel and in its ending?