Skip to main content

Narragansett High School Library: January 2020 Selection

Home page for Narragansett HS LibGuides

January's Selection

Discussion Questions

  • A review of A Study in Charlotte on the website TeenReads states that although this book was extremely compelling overall, it did have some weak spots.  Do you agree with this review?  What do you think were the book's strengths/weaknesses?
  • What do you think of stories that take characters from other tales and put them in new situations? Do you think this is interesting, or do you think people should make up their own characters?
  • Would you classify the characters as misfits/underdogs?  Explain your thoughts.
  • Have you ever read any Sherlock Holmes mysteries?  What did you think about them?  Does this modern take inspire you to read any of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's works?

Themes to Explore

  • Loneliness/Belonging--Need for connection
  • What other themes do you see in this novel?

Next Book Club Book Choices