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A Monster Calls

A Monster Calls


by Patrick Ness

A Monster Calls Chapter 31 Summary

Something in Common

  • Grandma's flipping out because her grandson has gone missing. When she finally finds Conor sleeping under the yew tree, she comes running, yelling his name.
  • They have to go to the hospital, stat.
  • On the way, Conor tries to say he's sorry, but his grandma's not looking for apologies. 
  • She tells Conor that the two of them may not be a natural fit, but they're going to have to learn, and Conor finally admits that he knows.
  • His grandma says they do have something in common, though: his mom.
  • She pulls into the hospital and tells Conor to hurry.

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