What are some of the major themes of this book? Selling children through a auction. Kidnapping and murder.
What do you think the author was trying to accomplish with this novel? Bring awareness to this very real problem. Althought some parts lack cohesiveness, the situation she has addressed is real and definitely deserves more attention than it is getting.
Consider the main character: what does he or she believe in? She believes in protecting children from rape and molestation. She goes out of her way to succeed in her mission.
At the end of the book, do you feel hope for the characters? I feel hope for all of them.
Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book from the author.