Crazy Weekend: A Novel Topics for Discussion

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How do Hector and Mando overcome the obstacles of their East Los Angeles neighborhood? What neighborhood traits do they use to defend themselves against the robbers? What traits do Hector and Mando have that are not representative of the tough neighborhood in which they grow up?

How has Hector changed by the end of the book? Has he grown in any ways? If so, what are they? How can Hector continue to grow and better himself despite his neighborhood?

How is class discussed in this book? What economic and social class are each of the characters? What racial group ranks in a higher class? What do you think the author tries to say about class issues?

What does the author say about race in this book? How are Latinos portrayed? How are Japanese-Americans portrayed? How is Julio different than Vicky, even though they are...

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