A Ladder to the Sky Quiz

Boyne, John
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Maurice's description of Theo "tapping the the tip of his index finger against his thumb rapidly, like a woodpecker attacking an oak tree" (296) is an example of which literary device? (from Part 3: Other People's Stories)


Why does Gore tell Howard they should get rid of the bed in the guest room the morning after Maurice has slept in it? (from Interlude: The Swallow's Nest)


What does Boyne mean when he writes that Maurice was like "the work of a mediocre painter, [that] might look good on an initial viewing but would eventually reveal itself to be holding little substance beneath the brushstrokes" (101)? (from Interlude: The Swallow's Nest)


How does Maurice feel about not having Daniel with him anymore? (from Part 3: Other People's Stories)


Why do the chapter titles in Part II change suddenly from naming individual months to the single word, "Now" (216)? (from Part 2: The Tribesman)

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