Send Me Down a Miracle
About the book:
But no one knows what to think of Adrienne when she claims she’s seen Jesus.
In the heartening and humorous book that made the National Book Award shortlist, Han Nolan visits a small town that’s praying for a miracle but heading for disaster.
Reader’s guide and an interview with the author included.
About the author:
Q. What qualities does Charity admire in Adrienne?
Q. Why does Reverend Pittman want to destroy the chair? Why does Charity want to save it?
Q. Each character has a different reason for believing in the chair. Why does Sharalee believe in it? Why does Mad Joe? Boo? Charity?
Q. How does Charity feel about her mother’s absence?
Q. Many characters in this book are faced with the choice of running away or staying and fighting. Does Charity make the same choice in every situation? Why or why not?
Q. When Adrienne asks what good came of her visions, Charity tells her "None, I reckon." Do you think any good came of the visions?