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Poison Apples
by Lily Archer
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1.Which of the Poison Apples do you feel like you relate to the mostReena, Molly, or Alice?
 
2.What did you think of the prologue to the book? Was it necessary to acknowledge all the good stepmothers out there?
 
3.Did all the stepmothers seem evil to you? Did you understand why each girl had a problem with her stepmother?
 
4.Would you want to go to boarding school? Why or why not?
 
5.Why do you think so many teen books take place in boarding schools?
 
6.Why do you think there are so many evil stepmothers in fairy tales?
 
7.What did you think about the father characters in this book?
 
8.Did this book have any fairy tale elements to it? How is it similar to a fairy tale, and how is it different?
 
9.Why does it take so long for Alice and Reena to become friends?
 
10.Why is Alice so embarrassed about her family? Why doesnt she want Reena to see and meet them?
 
11.Why is Reena so embarrassed about her family?
 
12.Why do you think Alice doesnt like Mollys obsession with her father? Why did she react so strongly when Molly wanted to spend time with her family?
 
13.What did you think about the girls plans for revenge? Would you want to get revenge if you were in their situations?
 
14.Lets talk about the penguin incident!
 
15.What do you think about Reenas crush on the teacher? Were you surprised she went to his room at the lodge?
 
16.What do you think about Mollys mother and her disappearance? How does her father address the situation?
 
17.Why do you think that none of the girls ultimately got revenge? Would you have stopped short of getting revenge too?
 
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