The Question and Answer section for Zlateh the Goat is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
This first paragraph gives us the exposition of the story. It drives the narrative forward. The story begins in a rural area during Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, which takes place around December every year. Usually, at that time of the...
There is a storm.
Zlateh and Aaron keep each other alive. They have a deep, loving bond. Thus, Aaron decides there is nothing else to do.... Zlateh will not be sold.