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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead , Conversation Starters


Kobo ebook | February 27, 2017

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Conversations on The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead


The Underground Railroad, the latest historical fiction novel from author Colson Whitehead, tells the story of a young woman, Cora, who was born a slave. Cora grows up in Georgia where she was a slave on a cotton plantation. Life is especially hard for Cora. She is considered an outcast within the fellow Africans. She is offered escape via the Underground Railroad when Caesar comes to the plantation. He offers to take her with him. Cora agrees to take the risky journey with Caesar for the chance at living in freedom. Though, their plan does not go as expected. Cora ends up living her life constantly having to escape those who want to keep her in slavery.
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead received the National Book Award for Fiction and the Goodreads Choice Award for Historical Fiction in 2016. It was also nominated for the Kirkus Prize for Fiction in 2016.


A Brief Look Inside:



than the surface of its pages. The characters and its world come alive,

and even after the last page of the book is closed,

the story still lives on, inciting questions and curiosity.

Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to

bring us beneath the surface of the page

and invite us into this world that continues to lives on. 


These questions can be used to…



Create Hours of Conversation:

•   Foster a deeper understanding of the book

•   Promote an atmosphere of discussion for groups

•   Assist in the study of the book, either individually or corporately

•   Explore unseen realms of the book as never seen before


Disclaimer: This book you are about to enjoy is an independent resource to supplement the original book, enhancing your experience of The Underground Railroad. If you have not yet purchased a copy of the original book, please do before purchasing this unofficial Conversation Starters.



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Title:The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead , Conversation StartersFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:February 27, 2017Publisher:dailyBooksLanguage:English

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