Questions based on The Milkshake Detectives (for book clubs, or to talk about with your friends)
- What is your favourite part of the book? Why?
- Which character in the book is most like you? Why?
- There are lots of emotional scenes. Which is your favourite? Why? Would you have reacted in the same way Charlie does?
- There are lots of different fonts and writing styles in the book. Why do you think Heather Butler used them?
- Choose six characters from the book and write them in order with your favourite character at the top and least favourite at the bottom. Explain your list to a friend.
- If you wrote a note and left it in the Fairy Box, what would you write and who would you write it to?
- Look at the map of the village in chapter four. You are allowed to add two other things (eg another shop, a garage). What two things would you add? Why? How could you bring them into the story?
- Think of some more things The Bear could have done to bring the village together.
- Can you think of any other milkshakes the girls could have invented? What would you call them and what you would put in them?