Essay Topic 1
Acceptance is a strong theme in this book. Which characters present this theme, and how does it affect the plot?
Essay Topic 2
Edina is a minor character in this book who makes a huge impact on the plot. How does she accomplish this, and how would the plot have been altered had she not been included in the story line?
Essay Topic 3
Friendship is a central theme of this book. What are the main friendships, and how do their inclusion in this book affect the outcome of the plot?
Essay Topic 4
There are a number of different settings in this book. Describe some of these settings. Why might Nancy Farmer have chosen these settings for this plot to take place?
Essay Topic 5
Protection is a strong theme in this story. Where does this theme appear and which characters are most affected by the presence of this...
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