A collection of Novel Studies for Linda Sue Parks popular books 'A Single Shard' & 'A Long Walk To Water'. The study guides authored by Nat Reed have been published by a number of reputable companies and are available at many nationwide retailers such as Chapters/Indigo and other nationwide bookstores. The novel studies are presented chapter-by-chapter and include Before You Read, Vocabulary, Comprehension Questions (including many higher-level thinking questions); as well as many challenging Activities. The novel study includes everything needed to teach the novel including concepts / activities such as: setting, literary devices, research assignments, cloze activities, creative writing assignments, character studies, parts of speech, analogies, synonyms & antonyms, crossword and word search puzzles, studies in conflict, constructing a storyboard and sequence chart. Answer Key included.