How do acts of violence affect a community? More specifically, how do acts of violence affect the people who share a culture or religion with the person who carried out the act?
Is it fair to hold an entire race, religious community, or culture responsible for the acts and decisions of a single person?
When you’ve finished the book, reflect on:
- how Maya is treated after an event occurs in the community
- how Maya feels
- how you would feel in Maya’s place
- how you could support someone in Maya’s place should an event like that occur in your community
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