Choose one prompt:
When Minli returns to her home, Minli and her
parents discover several different types of good
fortune. What good fortune do they discover?
Which of these is the most valuable of all to Minli
and her parents?
Compare and contrast the Village of Fruitless
Mountain from the beginning of the book with the
Village of Fruitful Mountain at the end of the book.
In what ways are they the same? In what ways are
they different? How do the illustrations reflect