I called out for him as loudly as I dared. The moon slipped behind a cloud and the world darkened suddenly. A warm shiver of fear crept up the back of my neck. I went below. The cabin door was still locked. I felt for and found the key in the tea tin. Popsicle was definitely not there.
Popsicle and Cessie have decided that they must sail to France to see if Lucie Alice is still alive. In this extract, Cessie has arrived at the boat to meet Popsicle so that they can sneak away in the night.
- How does Michael Morpurgo create suspense in the extract?
- Write a '3 mark' response to the question.
- Use PEE (point, evidence, explain) to structure your answer.
Response due by Friday 11th January 2013.