Clockwork Scarab by Colleen Gleason
Teen Book Club
Clockwork Scarab Discussion Questions
- What do you think of the flipping first person narration?
- What do you think of Mina Holmes?
- Does your introduction to Mina mirror the style of anyone (like her famous uncle)?
- What do you think of the mysterious summons to the British Museum?
- Would you have gone?
- Irene Adler is the summoner, what do you think of her?
- Do you like Evaline Stoker? (her family history is another series by Coleen Gleason)
- Who do you like better Evaline or Mina? Why?
- What do you think of the murder in the British Museum?
- Is Dylan, the American boy from the future, a good character?
- What do you think of Inspector Grayling?
- There are many steampunk elements in the story from the clothing to transportation, how do you think they are handled?
- Are teenagers more apt to accept a mysterious invitation to join a Secret Society than adults?
- What do you think of the Society of Sekhmet?
- Do you find the Cockney dialect of Pix to be annoying?
- What about the character?
- What do you think of the arm wrestling contest between Evaline and Pix?
- Is it a good mystery?
- Evaline and Mina are both making plans separately, whose plan is better?
- What did you think of the rescue scene?
- Did you like the book?
- Would you read more in the series?
Created by Michelle Haring