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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Belle Morte?
2. Which vampire helps the police track down Anita in Chapter 42?
3. How do the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel respond at the crime scene in Chapter 32?
4. What does Niley threaten to do if Anita won't meet with him?
5. At the beginning of Chapter 42, who brings Anita a message from Frank Niley?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Laurell K. Hamilton uses foreshadowing throughout Blue Moon. Give at least three examples of foreshadowing from the novel and discuss how foreshadowing is used in each example to indicate events that came later in the story.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the concept of religion and ritual in Blue Moon. What do you think the author is trying to say about religion in society through this novel? What example of religious symbolism does the novel contain? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss symbolism and metaphor in Blue Moon. Give three examples of symbolism in the novel and discuss what the symbols are used to convey.
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