How much does the book agree or clash with your view of the world, your experiences? Does it do an interesting job of sharing a particular experience of Chican@s/Latin@s in the U.S.? Use quotes and examples from the text to discuss. How were your views and opinions challenged or changed by this text, if at all? Did the text communicate with you? Why or why not? Give examples of how your views might have changed or been strengthened (or perhaps, of why the text failed to convince you, the way it is). Please do not write “I agree with everything the author wrote,” since everybody disagrees about something, even if it is a tiny point. Use quotes to illustrate your points of challenge, or where you were persuaded, or where it left you cold. How does this book relate to our class? Pick two themes from the book that directly relate to our class and discuss them. To sum up, what is your overall reaction to the text? To whom would you recommend this text? Would you read something else like this, or by this same author, in the future or not? Why or why not?