Elissa Montanti is available to Skype with book clubs or appear in-person in the New York/New Jersey area.

Here are some possible questions for discussion:

  • When did you first realize your panic attacks were taking over your life? What were the signs?

  • What was it about Kenan’s story that was stronger than the fear wrapped up in your panic attacks? Why were you compelled to help this boy who lost three limbs to a landmine?

  • How big a problem are landmines today?

  • Your mother’s death was devastating. Do you still grieve for her? And do you still feel her with you?

  • What was the turning point when you decided to devote your life to bringing kids to the U.S. for medical care? What made you think you could really do this?

  • Who are your role models in your life?

  • Tell us about a few children you’ve helped recently who have changed your life.

  • What’s next for Global Medical Relief Fund for Children?



Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Dutton Adult (August 2, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0525952950
ISBN-13: 978-0525952954

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