Book Club Questions

Bringing Hope: A Disaster Relief Journey


  • What scene resonated most? In a positive or negative way.

  • What was your favorite moment in the book?

  • Have any of your thoughts or views changed since reading the book?

  • What surprised you the most?

  • comment on the structure or style of the writing.

  • Were there any quotes that stood out?

  • on page 64 the author mentions the children born to widows after 9/11. what do you think it is like to "live in the shadow of this tragedy?"

  • What would you have done different from the author?

  • Did you find anything unsettling?

  • Are you likely to volunteer as a result of reading this book?

  • Where were you on 9/11/2001?

  • If you were too young, or not yet born, on 9/11 what is the most striking thing you heard about the events of that day?

  • What do you remember most about hurricane katrina?

  • how do you feel about decisions made regarding the homeless after hurricane sandy?

  • Would you recommend this book to a friend?