Francie Topics for Discussion

Karen English
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Discuss the issue of trust, and how it affects Francie's life. Whom does she trust? Whom can she not trust? How is her trust for people colored by the society in which she lives?

Discuss the character, Holly Grace. What type of family life must Holly have? Is her mother a good role model for her? Is she the kind of daughter that will go on to be a good citizen? Why, or why not?

Prez and Perry are fast friends. Why do they prefer the company of one another? What are their lives like on a daily basis? Does it seem that they will stay in touch as they get older? What bonds them?

Is Francie a lonely child? Why, or why not? Support your conclusion with examples from the story. Read carefully to make your determination.

Discuss the character of Lil Weaver...

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