Chapter 8

Even the elephant carries but a small trunk on his journeys. The perfection of traveling is to travel without baggage.

Pre-reading discussion:
1. Based on this quote, what do you predict is going to happen in this chapter?

Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbour, Maine


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Jack mentions that his Mom might like some of the tourmaline jewels he is seeing in the shops around Bar Harbour.

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Jack and his Mom decided that Ben & Jerry's Chunky Monkey was the best tasting ice cream. I would agree but wish I liked cherry ice cream so I could say the best was "Cherry Garcia".

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Post-reading discussion:
1. Do you have a "sunken treasure"? What is it? If you don't have one, what would it be?
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