The Question and Answer section for Johnny Tremain is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Johnny helps Pumpkin escape and desert the British army. He supplies him with clothing, as well as the name of a farmer who will hide him and give him work. In return, Johnny asks for his musket for Rab.
Now that Johnny has new friends at the print shop and the Observer, he is not as interested in Cilla. He notices that Cilla’s clothes are shabbier than the last time he saw her, and thinks to himself that he is more attracted to Lavinia Lyte. He...
The Whigs object to paying any taxes at all, because they are not represented in Parliament.