Why do you think Mary was not happy about the skin color of her new born baby girl?

How would you describe Jeff Pearson?

Have you ever felt someone was too dark or too light skin? Explain.

What would you have said to Selena about her beliefs regarding skin color?

Should Destini have meet Stephan in the rain or should she have told her parents?

Would you forgive Yasmin and befriend her again? Why or why not?

If you had the chance like Destini, would you have hit Mrs. Barronton with the chair? If so why?  If not why?

What made Destini come to the conclusion that her biological mother did not like her skin color?

Was Destini justified in her thinking to bring a gun to school and blow her bullies away?

What do you think Destini should have done when the class was mocking and laughing at her?

Would you have become friends with Tasha or would you ignore her for the rest of your life?

What would you have done when Nolita hit you on the school bus?

Did Destini do the right thing by confronting Mrs. Barronton when she found out that they had planned to run her off the
road?

Should Destini allowed Stephan to kiss her when he visited her home for the first time?

Should Destini stopped and saved the Barronton’s when they were in the accident?  Would you have helped them?  
Explain.

How do you feel about your skin color?  Are you pleased with the color that God blessed you with? If not, why?

How do you feel about you? If you are not happy with yourself, why? If not read chapter 14 “Truth and    Beauty.”

Why do you think Sophia Barronton was prejudice?

How did this novel help you to realize the pain of others?

Destini contemplated suicide? Is suicide the answer to life’s problems?

Did Destini do the right thing by accepting Stephan’s Christmas gifts?

If you were in Destini’s place how would you have handled all the bullying that she endured?

How would you handle someone like Delores?

Do you think Destini handled the situation with Yasmin during the Senior Banquet correctly?  What would you have done?

Why would Destini feel that the boys think she is ugly?

Why was Shadae jealous of her cousin LaVona?

Should Destini have gone back to the house even though Mrs. Barronton was mean to her, or should she had ask
Stephan to take her home?

Why did the maid tell Stephan to meet his mother in the large blue room when they were at the party?

Why Yasmin did not go with Stephen Destini on the tour of the mansion?

Since Destini and Tasha were enemies, should Destini have met with Tasha alone?

Should Etta have allowed Destini and Stephan to date before graduating from high school?

Should the Taylors punished Destini for running out into the storm to meet Stephan?

Should Etta allow Destini the enter beauty pageants even though she suspect that they would not choose her because of
her skin color?

Why were the contestants in the Ms. Belle Model USA concerned when they saw Destini?

Why was Stephan not happy with the Silvers?

What kind of foods did Winston love to eat?

Do you feel that Yasmin was being rude for addressing Etta as Mrs. T.?

What kind of a mom was Etta to Destini?

Was Etta doing the right thing by calling and visiting the school to get them to handle the situation or should she have
taken her daughter out of the school?

Should the minister allowed Destini to continue her dance regardless of the few people who disagreed?

Even though Destini had said she would have stayed clear of Stephan, should she had agree to see him when he
returned from Sweden?

Why was Yasmin very agitated when Destini came to tell her about Stephan and Tasha? How would you have handled
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Questionaires from "Destini the Chocolate Princess"