This reading group guide for Happy, Happy, Happy includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book club. The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion. We hope that these ideas will enrich your conversation and increase your enjoyment of the book.
Everyone who watches A&E’s Duck Dynasty
knows Phil Robertson—the wise, duck-calling patriarch of the Robertson clan. But what you don’t know is about his life before the show, before Duck Commander, and before he was happy, happy, happy. Before the “happy,” Phil followed a wild road with a few detours down some dark paths. In the pages of Happy, Happy, Happy
Phil reveals his views on life and shares his deep-held faith in God. You will be surprised and inspired by Phil’s stories as you get to know the man behind the legend. Topics & Questions for Discussion
1. Each chapter features a rule Phil lives his life by. What are some of your rules for living happy, happy, happy? If you do not have any rules, what are some rules that could make a positive impact on your life and/or family?
2. In the introduction Phil discusses functional vs. dysfunctional families. Television networks seem obsessed with rewarding dysfunctional behavior by highlighting it on reality shows. Why do Ameri