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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. About what is Gram worried?
2. What does Aislin think she cannot handle?
3. What does Aislinn still believe she has to do?
4. Why do Gram and Aislinn communicate on paper?
5. What does Seth say he will prevent?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Beira treat Donia and what does Beira tell Donia to do?
2. How do Aislinn and her grandmother communicate sometimes and why?
3. Who do Seth and Aislinn encounter in the tattoo shop?
4. What is an indication that the male faery who comes into the tattoo shop is very strong willed?
5. What question does Donia have after her conversation with Aislinn?
6. What do Seth and Aislinn discuss when she goes over to his place?
7. What is the flaw in the wards Seth has found?
8. Where does Donia find Seth and what does she perceive about him?
9. What does Seth ask Donia and what is her response?
10. How does Aislinn lie to her grandmother?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character, wondering if they would do the same thing as that character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as "Wicked Lovely" help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading "Wicked Lovely"? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in "Wicked Lovely" to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
Essay Topic 2
Aislinn is in some ways a larger-than-life heroine. Despite incredible odds, she usually comes out on top, in "Wicked Lovely" and in the other books in the series. Discuss the following:
1. Does having a larger-than-life hero make that person less of a hero? In other words, which is more admirable--a hero who ultimately always "lands on her feet," or one who strives against impossible odds and doesn't succeed?
2. Does a character have to be successful in order to be a hero? Explain your answer.
3. Choose one other character besides Aislinn who you might call a hero/heroine and explain why you choose that person.
4. Does every work of fiction have to have a hero? Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Often, authors will write about "what they know," and sometimes knowing a little about the author makes the books more interesting. Discuss the following:
1. Research and give a brief biographical sketch of Melissa Marr.
2. What in Marr's background may have helped him in writing "Wicked Lovely"? What may have influenced the way he depicts various characters and scenes?
3. Do you think there is always some of the author's own life in his/her novels? Why or why not? Give examples.
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