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Keesha's House
by Frost, Helen
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1. Describe the different characters in the book and the problems they are facing. What brings the different teens to Keesha's house?

2. Which teen's story did you find the most compelling? Why? What do you think will happen to this character five years from now?

3. Why does Joe open up his house to teens in need? Why is his house known as "Keesha's House?"

4. In addition to Joe, this book includes poems from the point of view of the adults in these teens' lives. How do these poems add to your overall understanding of the story? Did any of the adults' perspectives surprise you?

5. This book is a series of poems, known as a "novel in verse." Did you feel like you were reading poetry when you read this book? How does this style contribute to or detract from the book?

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