discussion Questions for redcastle mysteries
Discussion Questions for Trouble in Tampa by Louise Titchener
- What does Oliver’s reaction to the armed invaders of the train to Tampa tell you about him?
- How do you read Oliver’s attitude toward William Walters, the wealthy client who sends him to Florida?
- What is Oliver’s attitude toward Florida and why?
- What is your guess about the relationship between Letty Thomas and her handsome husband, Larry?
- Oliver appears intrigued by Hannah Kinchman. What do you think his true feelings are toward her?
- As the story develops what surprises you most about Hannah?
- Jake Jaggard warns Oliver about Turpentine camps. Do you think Jake is sincere when he promises to help Oliver escape the camp once he’s taken care of his own business?
- Oliver escapes the Turpentine Camp when he concludes that the Woods Rider plans to kill him. Do you think he was right?
- Oliver begins to dislike Reuben Spooner. Do you think he is justified?
- There are strong women in this story. Do you think Pansy is one of them?
- Oliver risks his life to rescue Hannah. Do you think Hannah would have done the same for him?