The Novel Study contains a list of 192 questions (pages 1-5) including answer pages (page 1-5) (The answers also have page numbers) These can be used to create a novel test or quizzes. These questions are in order of the novel and are only literal questions.
The novel is also accompanied by an Introduction PowerPoint presentation about Somali civil war, refugees coming to the U.S. and their settlement in Maine. The presentation contains a video and hyperlinks to additional resources.
The novel would lend itself to some interesting class discussions about post 9/11, religion, Muslim prejudice, immigration and class differences. The teacher is free to create essay or inference questions within a novel test.