• Why do you think the author has dedicated alternative chapters to each main character? How did this affect the story and your appreciation of the book? Which character could you relate to best and why?

 

  • Do you think Sami’s motivations to fight for the PLO and the Tigers are real? Was the action believable? What events in the story stand out for you?

 

  • Do the two main characters change by the end of the book? Do they grow or mature? Do they learn something about themselves?

 

  • Were the locations and time period important to the story? Was there enough background information for you to understand the events in the story?

 

  • If you could ask the author one question, what would you ask?