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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. What does Novalee ask of this character when she visits?
2. Novalee meets a man named Forney at the library. What is distinct about Forney's appearance when they meet?
3. What make of car does Novalee own?
4. What is the name of the bar Willy Jack stops at?
5. Why does Novalee have to take a trip in Chapter 22?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is the nativity scene symbolic of the life of Novalee?
2. What are the gifts Novalee receives in Chapter 2 and who are they from?
3. How has Novalee's vision of photography changed?
4. How is Novalee's superstition coming into play?
5. Novalee sees Moses at Wal-Mart. What is he doing there and why does it help Novalee?
6. How does the media react to Novalee's baby?
7. What are some clues that tell Novalee's life is improving throughout Chapter 23?
8. What does Novalee find in the library?
9. How has Novalee changed over the course of this book?
10. How are Novalee and Forney similar?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is Novalee's family similar to Forney's family? How is Novalee's family different from Forney's family?
Essay Topic 2
Photography is a hobby that Novalee enjoys. Who does she learn this hobby from and how does this person help her grow?
Essay Topic 3
What is the connection in the story between Mary Elizabeth Hull, Sister Husband, and Ray? Do they meet at the same place? Explain as much as you can about this connection.
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