FATES AND FURIES, WEEK ONE: THINGS TO THINK AND LIST ABOUT

Week one of our communal reading of Fates and Furies starts today! 🤗 This week, we'll be reading and listing up to p 97. For more info on how book club works, check out HOW BOOK CLUB WORKS and BOOK CLUB 1: FATES AND FURIES BY LAUREN GROFF. Below are some suggested things to list about but feel free to come up with your own.
  1. 1.
    What made you want to read this book?
  2. 2.
    Sum up the plot so far in emoji.
  3. 3.
    Characters so far, ranked by how much you struggle to like them?
  4. 4.
    Which character do you identify with most so far and why?
  5. 5.
    How you feel about the bracketed asides, and what do you think their role is?
  6. 6.
    Which aspect of the plot and/or characters are you most looking forward to finding out more about?
  7. 7.
    The first half of the book is from Lotto's perspective, and the second from Mathilde's. What do you think such a juxtaposition might add to the novel? What are you looking forward to finding out more about when you get to Mathilde's section?
  8. 8.
    Any predictions for what happens next?
  9. 9.
    Anything you wish would happen next?
  10. 10.
    What are some of your favorite sentences so far?
  11. 11.
    Show us in gifs all the emotions this book has made you feel up to this point.
  12. 12.
    Want to try to Myers-Briggs-type any of the characters?