The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong
Teen Book Club
The Summoning Discussion Questions
- What do you think of the Prologue which takes place 12 years earlier?
- Why do you think it is in 3rd person rather than 1st person?
- Is the first scene frightening?
- What do you think of the rest of the book being in 1st person?
- Do you like Chloe?
- Do you feel sorry for Chloe when she starts seeing ghosts?
- From the outside does Chloe’s first interaction with the ghosts seem like a psychotic break?
- Does a group home seem like total overkill for one little psychotic break where no one got hurt?
- What do you think of Lyle House at the beginning?
- Who is your favorite Lyle House inhabitant other than Chloe?
- Did you expect Liz to return as a ghost?
- Was Derek typing in Necromancer a good way for Chloe to learn new stuff?
- Is Derek scary?
- Were you surprised that Simon is a sorcerer?
- Were you surprised that Tori locked Chloe in the basement?
- What do you think of the things in the basement with Chloe?
- Derek saved Chloe but then got in trouble for it, does this change your perception of Derek?
- Should Chloe run away?
- Would you run away if you were Chloe?
- What do you think of Chloe’s speech to Derek about not wanting to get a boyfriend but wanting to get her life back?
- What did you think about the conversation with the ghosts in the basement?
- Did you expect Derek to be a werewolf?
- What do you think of his transition?
- Was going to Chloe’s Aunt Lauren a good idea?
- Did you expect Aunt Lauren to double-cross her?
- Should Chloe have called Liz up?
- Did you like the book?
- Do you want to read more in the series?
Created by Michelle Haring