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Insider’s Club

Discussion Questions for Dark Paradise

Consider these questions as you read by yourself or in your book club.

  • Which characters would you most like to meet?
  • What was your favorite part of the plot?
  • How do you think Boise Montague evolved as a character in Dark Paradise?
  • What do you think about the influence that St. Thomas has on Boise? Is the island’s influence on Dana different or similar?
  • Is there a place in the world that you feel strongly influenced by? If so, where is it and why does it make you feel a certain way?
  • What do you think about the role of journalism in solving mysteries and crimes? Are there any examples in the real-world that Dark Paradise made you think of?
  • What aspects of Dark Paradise make it a noir novel?
  • What do you predict for Boise and Dana’s future?

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