2. What is the main idea of the story? (use examples / quotes from the text)
The main idea of the story is Tracy Beaker a girl that lives in a child shelter, her mum is an actress and had to leave Tracy behind. Tracy think's playing the main part in the school play might make her mum want her back.
3. Discuss a character that created a strong reaction: (use examples / quotes from the text)
Tracy Beaker made a strong reaction because she is a loud, funny character. She lives in a child's shelter, she likes to call 'Dumping grounds' because kids get dumped there when their mum's or dad's don't want them. Tracy beaker is an amazing young girl.
4. Something unique and interesting about the story / book for readers to know: (use examples / quotes from the text)
The book was made into a T.V series and movie. At the end of the book it says: 'Congratulations, my little star I wish I could have seen you.' Guess who wrote that? HER MUM !!!!!
5. Who do you think would enjoy this book and why? (age, gender, interests)
GIRLS!!!! It's not a book for boys! I also think the ages between 9 - 16 would like this book.