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In the book, Turtle in Paradise, why does Turtle feel that all kids are rotten?

Because kids have treated her badly. Her mom is a housekeeper and she is the housekeeper's daughter. Chapter 1

2

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, why is Turtle going to live with her mama's sister in Key West?

Because her mama has accepted a job as a housekeeper and no children are allowed to come with her. Chapter 1

3

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, who is Archie?

Archie is Turtle's Mama's boyfriend. Chapter 1

4

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, how is Turtle getting to Key West?

By car. Chapter 1

5

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, what is the one pretty thing that Turtle notices in Key West?

She notices the green trees, plants, flowers, and vines growing out everywhere. Chapter 2

6

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, who is Aunt Minnie (Aunt Minerva)?

She is Turtle's mama's sister. Chapter 2

7

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, how did Aunt Minnie react when she met Turtle for the first time?

She was surprised. She didn't know Turtle was coming to live with her. Chapter 2

8

In the book, Turtle in Paradise, what is the name of the street that Aunt Minnie lives on?

Curry Lane Chapter 2

9

In Turtle in Paradise, to whom does Turtle turn for advice about getting a job?

Kermit

10

In Turtle in Paradise, where did Turtle tell Jimmy the nickel was when she bought ice cream?

in the bottom of her can

11

In Turtle in Paradise, what is the name of the house kit model Turtle and her mother want to buy?

Bellewood, or #3304

12

In Turtle in Paradise, who is "Old Ropes"?

an old-time sponger

13

In Turtle in Paradise, what is Turtle's cat's name?

Smokey

14

In Turtle in Paradise, what does Archie do for a living?

travelling salesman

15

In Turtle in Paradise, what did the diaper gang buy with their treasure money?

a new wagon

16

In Turtle in Paradise, according to Beans, how is Nan Philly related to Turtle?

She's her grandmother

17

In Turtle in Paradise, what was in Aunt Minnie's nightgown that made her act like she was going crazy?

a scorpion

18

In Turtle in Paradise, who rescues the kids from the island after the storm?

Slow Poke

19

In Turtle in Paradise, what did Turtle find inthe old piano at Nana Philly's house?

a coin and a treasure map

20

In Turtle in Paradise, what kind of soup did Aunt Minnie serve when Uncle Vernon came home?

turtle soup

21

In Turtle in Paradise, what song does Turtle start to sing when they are in the cabin during the hurricane?

Shirley Temple's "On the Good Ship Lollipop"