Suburban Mosaic


By Alan Gratz

Middle School Title

Discussion Questions
Refugee by Alan Gratz Book Cover

  1. Why did Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud leave their homes?  What situation forced each of them to leave?
  2. Describe how each of the three characters takes charge of their families’ difficulties.
  3. How do the parents in each of these families change in the course of their journeys?
  4. Compare the method of travel for each of these refugee families.