Mockingbird

By: Kathryn Erskine

Themes

  • Closure- Catlin's brother, Devon dies from a school shooting. She loved him and cared for him. He was there for her every time she needed him he was there. She has Aspergers. She struggles with alot of things. Her dad and her need closure. From Devon's death.
  • Friendship-Catlin and her councler work on friendship. Catlin has a hard time making friends with Aspergers. The kids make fun of her. But she doesn't Get It that there making fun of her.
  • Accepting- When Catlin's in school the other kids do not expect her. They laugh at her and make fun of her. But at the end most people start being her friend.