Special Sub-Topic: The Garbage King
|What Ethiopian city does Mamo live in?|
Addis Ababa. Mamo lives in Ethiopia's capitol, Addis Ababa, which in English, means "new flower."
|Dani's family was rich.|
t. Dani's family was one of the few wealthy ones in Ethiopia at that time. How lucky!
|Dani was proud of his body composition.|
f. Dani was ashamed because he was fatter than many of his friends. He became leaner and more muscular after he ran away.
|What was the gang leader's name?|
Million. All of the others were members of the gang. Million did not allow stealing in his gang.
|What name did Dani use instead of telling eveyone his real name?|
Girma. Dani's name was revealed after someone from Addis Ababa thought they noticed him.
|Who was Mamo's "uncle"?|
Merga. Merga wasn't really his uncle, but a slave trader. He fooled Mamo and then sold him.
|What country did Dani's mom go to, to recieve medical help?|
England. When Dani's mom left to go to England, Dani was no longer protected from his father, which caused him to run away.
|What was Mamo's sister's name?|
Tiggist. Tiggist took care of Mamo after Mamo's mother died. She got a job at Mrs Faridah's store.
|What did Dani sell towards the end of the book?|
stories. Dani's teacher came across one of the stories by chance, and recognized Dani's hand writing.
|Mamo met his sister in the end of the book.|
t. What a happy ending...
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