Essay Topic 1
Write an essay explaining the significance of the title of the novel. How does the title reflect the lives of Richard and Karina? How does the title reflect the novel’s themes?
Essay Topic 2
An epigraph is a short quotation at the beginning of a book. The epigraph to this novel is a quote from Rumi: “Why do you stay in prison when the door is so wide open?” How does the epigraph reflect the lives of Richard and Karina? How does the epigraph reflect the novel’s themes?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the author’s choice to tell this story by using alternating perspectives. How does viewing the action through the eyes of both Richard and Karina affect the story? How would the book be different if the story was told through just one of their perspectives?
Essay Topic 4
Write an essay exploring how Richard’s...
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