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After reading Fourth Wing with your book club buddies, you’re most likely going to indulge in Iron Flame and discuss it in your next book club session as well.
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Iron Flame Book Club Questions (No Spoilers)
- Discuss the title of the book.
- What was the most surprising plot twist in Iron Flame that you never saw coming?
- Which did you like reading more; part 1 or part 2 of Iron Flame and why?
- Discuss your favourite and least favourite “Brennan is alive” reaction.
- What format did you read Iron Flame in and was it the right choice?
- Do you think Dain is being honest in this book and should Violet trust him?
- Which of the new characters in Iron Flame is your favourite?
- What is something you wanted more off/less off that you didn’t get from Iron Flame?
- What is your favourite class in Basgiath War College?
- Who is your favourite character in Basgiath War College?
- If you had to sacrifice Ridoc, Sawyer or Rhiannon to keep Violet alive who would it be?
- Rebecca Yarros is known for killing off readers favourite characters. Did any of the deaths in Iron Flame surprise you?
- Who is your favourite marked one (besides Xaden, of course) and why?
- What were your initial thoughts of General Sorrengail and how have they changed by the time you got to the end of the book?
- Besides Violet, who is your favourite Sorrengail sibling and why?
- After all the secrets Xaden has kept from Violet, do you trust him and why?
- Did you like the spicy scenes in Iron Flame or Fourth Wing more?
- Based on Fourth Wing, we knew that Liam Mairi’s sister Sloane would be joining the quadrant as a first year in the next Threshing. What did you expect Sloane to be like and were your predictions correct?
- Tairn hates Solas and took his eye out. Do you have any theories on why does he hate Solas so much?
- Who do you think is the Sage? Discuss your theories.
- Do you think Violet’s chronic illness representation accurate in Iron Flame?
- In Iron Flame, readers got to see a little bit more of Poromiel and the aristocracy, would you have wanted more of that in the book?
- If you could only kill one villain – Professor Markham, Colonol Aetos or Major Varrish, who would it be and why?
- What are your thoughts on Xaden’s and Violet’s relationship progress in Iron Flame?
- What are your thoughts on the ending of Iron Flame? Did you like it and will you be reading book three?
- If you had to choose between being a Scribe or Gryphon Flier, what would you pick?
- Who would you cast in an on-screen adaptation of Iron Flame?
Iron Flame Book Club Questions (With Spoilers)
- In Iron Flame, Brennan said that Naolin tried to save him and it “cost him everything”. What do you think happened to Naolin since we know that Brennan is alive?
- What were your thoughts about Dain switching Sloane to Fourth Wing?
- What do you think is Violet’s second signet?
- “Secrets die with the people who keep them.” Discuss this quote.
- Now that we see more of Gryphons and their fliers, what is your opinion on them?
- There’s never been a rider king before, do you think Aaric will one day rule Navarre and why?
- Why do you think General Sorrengail was searching for a cure for Venins?
- Do you think Liam was a hallucination of Violet or real during the interrogation scene?
- Why did leadership bring Jack Barlow back? Discuss your theories.
- Xaden Riorson is also the Duke of Aretia, did you see that coming and how does this make you feel?
- In Fourth Wing, we saw a blooming romance between Jesinia and Liam. But in Iron Flame, we see Sawyer starting have feelings for Jesinia. Which couple do you ship more and why?
- What are your thoughts on Xaden’s second signet? Did you see it coming?
- What is your opinion on Catriona’s character? Did your feelings about her change throughout the book?
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Wrap-Up: Iron Flame Discussion Questions
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