Book Club Questions for The Quality of Silence by Rosamund Lupton

Book Club Questions for The Quality of Silence by Rosamund Lupton

Discuss the character of the deaf daughter Ruby in the novel. How does Lupton portray her experience of the world?

The novel is set in the extreme landscape of Alaska. How does this affect the characters and how does Lupton bring the landscape to life?

There are clear environmental issues at the heart of the novel. Talk about man’s relationship with nature as portrayed in the novel.

Discuss the title of the novel and what it represents to you.