The Question and Answer section for Three Cups of Tea is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
After a failed attempt to climb the Mountain K2, Mortenson gets lost and wanders into an orchard where women and children are harvesting apricots. Accompanied by tens of children, he reaches the entrance of a village. He is greeted by the chief,...
The Balti are an ethnic group of Tibetan descent with Dardic admixture who live in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan and Ladakh.
The Wazir people support his desire to build a school, even going so far as to help fund the project. He is initially captured and kidnapped, but once the Wazir people confirm his plans, they are welcoming and willing to help.