The Question and Answer section for Left to Tell is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The first time she heard about the division of Hutus and Tutsis was in fourth grade. Her teacher took a roll call and asked students to identify themselves as Hutu or Tutsi, and she did not know which she was. Her teacher Buhuro made her leave the...
The distance to the elementary school is eight miles.
Her parents, Leonard and Rose, were both teachers and farmers and initially had a good relationship with the villagers. It is not until the division ofHutus and Tutsis that complications begin to happen.