There has been a lot of description of Simon Bonnington, also known as Bonners and The Bony One, in these chapters. What do you think he looks like? Can you draw his character?
Do you think Simon did the write thing selling his watch?
Why do you think Rupert’s reply letter was so short? It said ‘Thanks, I knew I could as you, R.’
The next chapter is called Saved by Books. Who do you think this chapter is about? How can you be saved by books?