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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who meets Anita at the Circus of the Damned and walks her around?
2. What type of being is Zachary?
3. Why does Anita hate needles?
4. Where is Nikolaos's scar on her face?
5. Who is waiting for Anita when she returns to the house of the freak part?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Anita consider giving Edward information regarding the whereabouts of Nikolaos?
2. How many weapons does Anita carry on her in the beginning of Chapter 35? Where are these weapons located on her body?
3. What happens when Edward presses Anita's cross against her wounds? What does this signify?
4. Why does Anita want to go to the Church of Eternal Life? What form of being are the majority of the churches members?
5. Describe the coffins that are in Nikolaos's throne room.
6. For what reason does Nikolaos state for raising Phillip from the dead?
7. Describe Iris Jensen's story. Why is she dead? Why is she now a zombie?
8. Where does Anita plan to meet the King wererat? Why does Edward enter the meeting place first?
9. Describe the Circus of the Damned.
10. What has happened to Phillip in Chapter 38?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the significance of the title Guilty Pleasures. How does the author develop and correlate the title to the overall plot of the story?
Essay Topic 2
According to the praise on the back of the novel, "No one knows the dark desires of the soul better than #1 New York Times bestselling author Laurell K. Hamilton." Explain the meaning of this quote in detail as it relates to Guilty Pleasures. Use specific details and examples from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Select a character from Guilty Pleasures who can be considered a villain. Analyze the nature of this character's villainy and show how it enhances the meaning of the novel.
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