Undercurrents - Book Club Questions

Warning! These questions contain spoilers!

1. Discuss the disparity that existed between Mark’s job as a police sergeant and Lauren’s as a press journalist?

2. What do you know about the role of a Detective Chief Inspector in the police force?

3. Which character did you care most about?

4. What do you think of Mark’s decision to continue to work after Lauren’s death?

5. How does making funeral arrangements assist, or not, with the grieving process?

6. Imagine the outcome if Ingham had not intercepted his ex-wife’s phone call to Lauren?

7. Describe the process that Will has gone through – from being a victim of a drink driver to becoming a serial killer.

8. Why might Ingham have attacked Claire?

9. What might have tipped Will from ridding the roads of drink drivers to throwing his first victim into the river?

10. To what extent can people hide who they really are from others?

11. How might each character’s lives continue after this?

12. Why might people have thought Ingham was the serial killer.

13. How could Will have been stopped? Why might he not have been challenged?