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Discussion Questions for The Orchard: A Memoir by Adele Crockett Robertson

These are discussion questions from "The Orchard: A Memoir" by Adele Crockett Robertson.

  1. Were you surprised that she alone would want to take on trying to save the orchard, despite her family being against it?
  2. What do you think it was that kept her motivated to keep working so hard at saving the orchard?
  3. Did you think that her and Joe would ever become romantically involved?
  4. Do you think it was smart for her to pay the laborers so much more than other orchards were at the time?
  5. Do you think it was worth her taking that journal (leaving her city, job) to try and save the farm?
  6. Could you have had the courage she did to stay on the farm working so hard and struggling so much?
  7. How would you describe Adele? Did she fit into the typical role of a woman at that time?
  8. What surprised you the most about her story?