Georgina’s first rule for finding a dog to steal was that the dog…
a.) had to be purebred
b.) could not be too big to fit in the car
c.) must not bark too much
d.) should not have tags or a collar
In the alley, Georgina asked Toby for ideas about how to
a.) build a trap large enough to trap a dog
b.) sneak out of the car without waking momma
c.) make a ransom not to leave in Carmella’s mailbox
d.) find some rope to tie to Willy’s collar
What did Toby, Georgina, and Mama see at the old house one day?
a.) Someone had nailed boards over the door and marked it as private property.
b.) Another family had taken it over while Mama was working at the coffee shop.
c.) It had burned to the ground with all their things in it.
d.) A health department inspector was waiting on the front porch.
What did Georgina do with Willy’s collar?
a.) She hid it under the carpet in the car.
b.) She threw it in the bushes.
c.) She hung it on Carmella’s fence.
d.) She sold it to Jake for fifty cents.
Where did Georgina hide Willy?
a.) in a cave by the river
b.) in a cardboard box in the woods
c.) under an abandoned car
d.) on the porch of the old house
How did Carmella decide to get money for a reward for Willy?
a.) by asking her system to lend it to her
b.) by selling some of her old things
c.) by taking a job at the dry cleaners
d.) by putting collection cans in the gas station and grocery store
What did Georgina tell Mookie about why Willy was at the old house?
a.) The new landlord wouldn’t let her keep him at their apartment.
b.) She was waiting until her mama forgot how he had chewed up her good shoes.
c.) She was hiding him so he didn’t have to go to the vet for a shot.
d.) He was going to be a surprise birthday present for her dad.
What did Georgina find next to the car on the day that it started to run again?
a.) a new hairbrush and a box of dog treats
b.) an empty oil can and a size ten shoe print
c.) a shiny quarter and bicycle tire tracks
d.) a crumpled‐up note and a picture of her dad
After Georgina found that Willy was gone, she learned that he had…
a.) been caught and put in the city dog pound
b.) found his own way back to Carmella
c.) fallen in to the well at the old house
d.) run up behind Mookie at the shopping center
Georgina finally had her very own bed again after Mama had…
a.) arranged to share a house with Louise and her baby
b.) made up with Daddy and moved the family into his apartment
c.) saved enough money to buy a little house on Jackson Road
d.) swallowed her pride and agreed to stay at a homeless shelter