Book Discussion Questions

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The Goblin and the Stolen Ring Book Cover

THE GOBLIN AND THE STOLEN RING

Book Discussion Questions

  1. Describe Sprout in three words. Give examples of why you think these words are appropriate.
  2. Apart from Sprout, who is your favourite character? Why is this so?
  3. What is your favourite part of the book? Why do you like it?
  4. If you lived in The Forest of the Hooting Owl, which type of forest creature would you most like to be? Why do you think this?
  5. Who is the wisest out of Sprout, Sprout’s ma, and Long Tooth? What makes you think this?
  6. Which would you most like to meet, a sprite, or a riddle frog? What are your reasons?
  7. Do you think the adult witch is good, bad, or a bit of both? Why do you say this?
  8. If you were telling your friends about this book, what would you say?
  9. Have you ever been to a forest, or a wood? What did you like most about it?
  10. Do you believe in magic? What makes you think this?
The Goblin and the Child Witch Book Cover

THE GOBLIN AND THE CHILD WITCH

Book Discussion Questions

  1. Describe your favourite part of the book. Why is it your favourite?
  2. What is the most memorable thing about Trunk Face?
  3. If you met Long Tooth, what question would you ask him about the forest, or its creatures?
  4. If you could be one of the characters in the book for a day, who would you be, and why?
  5. If you were travelling across The Bridge of Grunts, would you take the high route, or the low route? Why do you say this?
  6. Do you think Wizard is going to be good, or bad for the forest? Give examples for your reasoning.
  7. If you were talking about this book with your friends, what is the first thing you would say?
  8. Do you think you’re an introvert, or an extrovert? What makes you think that?
  9. Which of the bridges you’ve been on is your favourite? Why is that?
  10. What are your thoughts on when it’s right, or wrong, to hug someone?
The Goblin and a Wizard Search Book Cover

THE GOBLIN AND A WIZARD SEARCH

Book Discussion Questions

  1. What do you think it would be like to live in a forest?
  2. Have you ever eaten any unusual foods? What were they? Did you like them?
  3. Do your friends at school have a nickname for you? Do you like it?
  4. Describe your favourite thing about Wizard.
  5. What name would you have given to the riddle frog?
  6. Which part of the book made you feel the strongest emotion? Which emotion was that?
  7. Are you wary of meeting new people? Do they ever turn out to be different from how you first imagined they were?
  8. If you had a new tree house, what would be the first thing you did to it to make it feel like yours?
  9. Do you think sprites are good, or bad? Is anyone totally one thing, or the other?
  10. Describe this book in one sentence.
The Goblin and a Magic Trail Cover

THE GOBLIN AND A MAGIC TRAIL

Book Discussion Questions

  1. Are you superstitious? What do you believe, and why?
  2. Have you ever been anywhere scary, or spooky? What made it feel so?
  3. Have your parents ever surprised you by what they know? Give an example.
  4. Which is your favourite season? Would you like it to last all year, and why?
  5. Who is your favourite adversary in this book - hares, sprites, or faeries? Why is this?
  6. Describe your favourite thing about Dragon.
  7. What do you know about body language? For example, can you tell when someone is lying? What signs do they give?
  8. If you could be a hooting owl for the day, which character (other than Sprout) would you follow, and why?
  9. Explain how you think magic would feel.
  10. Which is better, going it alone, or teamwork? Explain why you think this.