Review #196

Where do you find inspiration? Plays? Movies? Song lyrics? People watching? Maybe from the list of discussion questions below! If you’d like to see my usual reviews for current popular fiction, please check out my blog.

Title- MacBeth

Author- William Shakespeare

Rating– 3/5

Plot/Blurb-

Three witches tell the Scottish general Macbeth that he will be King of Scotland. Encouraged by his wife, Macbeth kills the king, becomes the new king, and kills more people out of paranoia. Civil war erupts to overthrow Macbeth, resulting in more death.

“Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.”


Discussion Questions:

Tell me something that isn’t always as it seems?

Do you believe there are present day witches among us? Tell me more.

Tell me how sin and desire plays into your favorite novels and how it impacts your perception on your relationships?

Who is someone that has deceived you in the past and how? How did you learn the truth.

What are you most fearful of and why? Would you confront your fears?

Do you believe in consequences for actions? To what extent?

Do you believe in fate? Why or why not?

How is responsibility perceived 100 years ago different than today?

Have you had experience with a scoundrel in your life? How did you deal with them?

How can you determine the motives of your friends and family when they complete actions you don’t agree with?

Published by CassieSwindon

Fiction author

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