This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Sedan Chairs - Members of aristocratic families like the Kaos ride around town in these. Cheuh-hui refuses to ride in one.
Paper - This item is burned after a death to help the deceased person stave off hunger and want in the afterlife.
Magazines - Cheuh-hui and Cheuh-min work on these when they are frustrated with their family and their culture because it offers them an outlet for their feelings.
Kao Compound - This location is where much of the action in the novel takes place. It is here where the...
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