Assassin's Quest Topics for Discussion

Robin Hobb
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Discuss Queen Kettricken. Her experiences in this novel are continually those of suffering, beginning with the flight from her castle to the mountains. How does she face these trials? What character traits does she possess that allow her to survive and even flourish during these events?

Is the Fool a man or a woman? Does it matter?

What was the purpose of Fitz' life? If Starling had not promised to keep his exploits on the voyage a secret, what would the song have sounded like?

Discuss a leader's role in the lives of his subjects. Do the leaders assume responsibility and commit to sacrificing their own lives for the good of the people they rule?

What sacrifices did Nighteyes make? Who was the stronger character, Nighteyes or Fitz?

Fitz admits he is not a good assassin, or husband, or subject for the King. Is...

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