Sometimes a character in a story will remind you of someone that you know. Does Lolly remind you of anyone that you know? How about Edward? Explain your answer.
After the story, Abeline was disappointed because no one in the story lived happily ever after. Then Pellegrina's response was, 'How can a story end happily if there is no love?' What do you think she meant by this?
Good readers will make connections to what they are reading to their own lives. In this story, a young girl named Abilene has a china rabbit that she cherished dearly. Do you or have you ever had a something that really meant a lot to you? Explain your connection below.