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Boy Who Swam With Piranhas - Chapters 11 & 12

1.  Page 64.  Find an example of alliteration on this page.


2.  Page 68.  'Take a butcher's at the face of evil.'  What does 'to take a butcher's' mean?  Where does this come from and can you find any other examples? 


3.  Page 69.  'He is just a minnow, We has bigger fish to fry.'  What does the phrase, 'bigger fish to fry' mean?  Why do you think the author has used these words?


4.  Why do you think Stan eventually decided to go away with Dostoyevsky and the fair?