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Texting the Underworld
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- Families can talk about the religious and mythological figures converging in the Other Land. What do you think of the way the author reconciles these diverse beliefs about death, and what happens after death?
- Even the beings supervising the activities in the Other Land don't understand life and death and seek to understand it better. Why do you think the author chose to make these characters fallible, like humans, rather than all-knowing and understanding?
- Conor's cell phone fascinates the denizens of the underworld. Do you like the way technology is woven into the ancient systems of the Other Land?
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