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Trust Me Book Club Questions


  1. What did you like best about Trust Me?

  2. Which characters did you like best?  Why?

  3. What was your least favorite part of the story?

  4. What other books did Trust Me remind you of?

  5. What do you predict is going to happen next in book two, Identity?

  6. Do you think the uncle is really there?

  7. What do you think of Ann and Scott’s relationship?  Hallie and Matty’s relationship?  Hallie and Lex’s relationship?  Ann and Warren’s relationship?  Charles and Lex’s relationship?

  8. If you could drive one of Lex’s cars, which one would you drive and why?

  9. If you were making a movie of this book, who would you cast for the characters?

  10. Would you read another book by Shawn Settle, possibly the next one in the series?  Why or why not?

  11. What feelings did Trust Me evoke for you?

  12. Share a favorite quote from Trust Me.  Why did this quote stand out to you?

  13. What did you think about the song in the book?  Can you think of other songs the book reminds you of?  Make a group playlist.

  14. What questions would you like to ask the author?  Make a list and email them to her at

  15. Which characters would you most like to meet?

  16. What do you think was the author’s purpose in writing Trust Me?  What ideas was she trying to get across?

  17. How original or unique was Trust Me?

  18. What did you think about the difference perspectives format of the book?

  19. Did Trust Me seem realistic?  What parts of the story gave you that feeling?

  20. Did the characters seem believable to you?  Do they remind you of anyone you know?

  21. What did you think of the pace of Trust Me?

  22. How well did the author build the world in Trust Me?

  23. What did you think of Trust Me’s length?  If it was too short, what would you add?  If it was too long, what would you cut?

  24. What other books did Trust Me remind you of?

  25. The illustrator is a high school student.  What did you think of the cover picture she created for the book?  Did it fit the story?  If you could change anything about the cover, what would it be?

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