Imagine your father running a prison? Many middle schoolers at times may feel that their parents run a prison with their strict rules, but Cammie’s father actually runs a prison.
Imagine living in prison as a middle schooler, not like juvenile, but an actual prison.
What is a mother’s role?
If you were to choose between Boo Boo or Eloda for a mother figure who would you choose?
How do prisons in 2020 differ from prisons in the 1950’s?
Cammie struggles to come to terms with the mother who died to save her from harm while interacting with some of the reformed inmates, including one who makes a staggering sacrifice. Why do you think the prisoners in the story are reformed and do you think prisoners today reach the same process of reformation?
What in the world is fried scrapple?