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Everything you need to understand or teach The Removed.

  • The Removed Summary & Study Guide
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  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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The Removed Overview

The Removed is a novel by Brandon Hobson. The novel follows the Echota family, who are Cherokee. Fifteen years ago, Ray-Ray Echota was killed by a police officer at age 15. Ray-Ray’s siblings and parents still struggle with the emotional devastation of his death. Ray-Ray’s brother Edgar is 21 years old and is addicted to methamphetamine. Ray-Ray’s sister Sonja is 31 years old and attempts to form a relationship with a potentially dangerous man. Ray-Ray’s parents struggle with old age, and they agree to temporarily foster a child. The novel explores themes of family, history, violence, grief, and memory.

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