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These Discussion Questions contain spoilers. You may wish to review the questions after you’ve finished reading the book(s).
Questions for Discussion: The Neighbors
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Questions for Discussion: Time After Time
How did you identify with Hayley, and her struggles at the beginning of the story? Were her feelings about her current life, and her daydreams about an alternate one, justified?
What was the biggest issue in Hayley and Rick’s relationship, and how had they got to that point? How would you have advised them to address the issues, and when?
Who was the hero in Time After Time, and did that person change for you during the novel?
Do you think Hayley made the right choice when she married Rick? Which of her other boyfriends would you have picked instead, and why?
What was the biggest or most shocking surprise about any of the characters’ alternate or real lives? What made you angry, laugh or sad?
Hayley’s father, Stan compares relationships to houses, saying, “They need maintenance and if you’re not ready for that you shouldn’t buy one. And if the foundation isn’t solid to begin with, well …” How do you feel about that statement?
What did you expect to happen to Hayley, and how satisfied were you with the ending?
How do you think Hayley and Rick’s relationship will move forward in the future?
What do you think the significance of the title Time After Time is?
If you were offered the opportunity to experience a day in one of your alternate lives, would you take it? Why? Why not? Where would you go, and what would you hope to learn?