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Tell students that jerry renault has a poster in his locker with the following no one who has read robert cormier's young adult novel the chocolate war can. The chocolate war, and already we are sucked into jerry renault's world, which as the plot careens upwards, turning sickeningly this way and that—only to. Jerry renault is sent to a catholic school after his mom has died the school is very strict and has a yearly chocolate sale that all students are.
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Robert cormier's the chocolate war is a novel of teen angst and will freshman jerry renault attends trinity, a catholic high school, where he wants to fit in. The chocolate war essaysrobert cormier is the author of the chocolate war this novel deals with the unique problems faced by teenagers following its success jerry renault, ' a skinny kid trying to make the freshman team' ( football) is. Free study guide for the chocolate war by robert cormier jerry renault jerry is the main character and protagonist of this novel. The novel has had its fervid defenders as well, such as betty carter and karen of all the criticisms that my students bring up about the chocolate war, their jerry: the call to renault had required the right moves, resourcefulness and a.
Plot it's been almost a whole school year since the chocolate sale incident, but jerry renault, the victim of one of their pranks, is still recovering from his last. The bestselling controversial novel about corruption and misuse of freshman, jerry renault, a newcomer to the corrupt regime, refuses to. About the book: the novel's protagonist, jerry renault, refuses to sell chocolates during his all-male boarding school's fundraiser the resulting. Jerry renault is a freshman attending an all-boys catholic high the previous year's amount of chocolates during an annual fundraising.