Aftershocks

Aftershocks

  1. Which aspects of Aftershocks made most impact on you as you read it? Are they the same as the ones that stayed in your mind afterwards?
  2. Was Lander right to leave home, or should he have stayed there to help?
  3. Which of the ordeals Lander faced was the worst?
  4. Should Lander have killed Spencer? What would you have done?
  5. Apart from Lander himself, which of the characters made the biggest impression on you?
  6. Which of the women’s groups most appeals to you? Would you join one of them? Which?
  7. Which of the female characters do you feel most drawn to? Maisie, Magda, Louise, Chrissie?
  8. If Steve applied to you for a job, would you give him one?
  9. If you were describing Lander to someone else, what would you say about him? What advice would you give him to help him with the rest of his life?
  10. If you were making a film of Aftershocks, who would you have to play Lander and Magda?
  11. There’s going to be a sequel to Aftershocks. What do you think should happen next, after the end of this story?