The Question and Answer section for The Color of Water is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Once they got over their shock, Dennis's family embraced his relationship with Ruth. They welcomed her with open arms and loved her without question.
False, Mrs. Shilsky refused to give her husband a divorce. He eventually went to Reno and got his divorce there.
Ruth sent her kids to Jewish public schools even though they were far away. Although Ruth rejected her Jewish roots she did feel that they educated well. James and his siblings were the token black children in a sea of white Jewish kids. This...