Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Part One, Joanna: Chapters 1-5
1. What nightmare awakens Joanna at the beginning of the novel and what does she do when she gets up?
2. Where was Joanna born and why is she in Japan?
3. Who is Mariko Inamura to Joanna and what does she suggest to Joanna?
4. Why is Alex in Japan and why did he stay?
5. What does Alex tell Joanna when they meet and how does she respond?
6. How does Joanna wake from her recurring nightmare? How often...
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