Study Questions and Essay Topics
Why does Shane allow Chris to make fun of him when they meet at the bar?
Why is Joe not angry with Shane or Marian for having feelings for each other?
What is Shane's role in Bob's development as a man?
Suggested Essay Topics
How would you define the relationship between Marian and Shane?
What prompts Chris's change of heart at the end of the book?
How do you know that this is not Shane's first experience dealing with men such as Fletcher?
What statements do Schaefer make about men and heroes?
How do you think Joe would have handled the situation with Fletcher if Shane had not come along?
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