Akin Summary
Emma Donoghue

Everything you need to understand or teach Akin by Emma Donoghue.

  • Akin Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Akin Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Akin Overview

In Emma Donoghue's novel entitled Akin, near-octogenarian Noah Salvaggio receives the news that his ten-year-old great-nephew Michael needs a family member to look after him while his mother is in prison, or he will end up in a group home. When Noah decides to take on the immense responsibility in honor of his little sister Fernande, he rectifies the two plans by bringing Michael along on his trip to Nice in celebration of Carnival. Over the course of the narrative, Donoghue includes themes such as societal inequity, family bonds, and trust.

Study Pack

The Akin Study Pack contains:

Akin Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Akin Lesson Plans contain 155 pages of teaching material, including: