Discussion Guides and Resources

Discussion guide for Either the Beginning or the End of the World:

Either-the-Beginning-or the End of the World Discussion Guide.

Readers’ Guides and Resources for The Good Braider

The Good Braider Blog   reading lists of books about Africa,  hear a South Sudanese rap star,  follow my journey in photos to Kakuma refugee camp at

The Good Braider, An Educator’s Guide  Portland High School ESOL teacher Thomas Talarico’s educator’s guide featuring vocabulary skill building and comprehension questions


The Good Braider Discussion Guide

Good Braider Discussion Guide PDF  a Discussion Guide for community reads, book clubs, and classes

The “I’m Your Neighbor” Guide to The Good Braider with Questions that Connect Readers to their Communities