Queenie Summary
Candice Carty-Williams

Everything you need to understand or teach Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams.

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

Queenie Overview

In the novel Queenie, Candace Carty-Williams builds the narrative around a young Jamaican-British woman in her mid-20s named Queenie. Queenie works at a newspaper called The Daily Read, lives in South London, and struggles to heal from trauma inflicted by the abuse she suffered at the hands of Roy, a violent and controlling presence in her mother Sylvie's life. Over the course of the narrative, Carty-Williams explores themes such as oppression, self-advocacy, and compassion.

Lesson Plan

Queenie Lesson Plans contain 149 pages of teaching material, including: