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Discussion Questions for TALES FROM HOME – Shirley Ann Howard




1.  Sandy has everything: a beautiful home, loving husband, financial security, a live-in housekeeper, and a healthy family. Is she a sympathetic character? Or a whiny brat? Give examples to defend each position.



2.  What are the major issues between Sandy and Lenny? Are they valid? Discuss.



3.  Is Cory a villain? If so, explain why? If not, why not?



4.  Could/Should have Sandy handled Carol differently? As a child? Teenager? Discuss.



5.  Explain Lenny’s role as a hero/villain.



6.  Choose a minor character and discuss why you especially liked or disliked him/her.



7.  Were you satisfied with the ending? Why or why not?



Shirley is always interested in hearing your viewpoints. Mail to: Shirley@ShirleyAnnHoward.com