Book Club Questions for Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty

Book Club Questions for Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty

Do you think that the outcome to the story is inevitable as soon as Yvonne starts the affair, or do you think there was still a point up to which things could have been different?

Do you think that the affair was a reflection on the state of Yvonne’s marriage, or just driven by her desire for something new?

Discuss the ending of the book, and what you see Yvonne’s future to be now?

Which of the characters in the novel do you find most sympathetic and why?