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Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

by James Baldwin

Giovanni's Room: For an Additional Ten Dollars, You Can Read About the Whole House! True or False

1. Who was Joey?David’s baby brother who didn’t live to see his first birthday
2. Why does David call his friend Jacques when he moves to Paris?Because the two of them have some unfinished business
3. What does the flamboyantly gay man in the bar tell David about Giovanni?That he’s an alcoholic
4. What does Jacques advise David to do when they are at the café?Stick to women
5. Who is Hella?The owner of the café
6. What does David tell Giovanni that causes some friction?He has a girlfriend
7. What does Giovanni talk about doing to his room?Renovating it
8. What does Hella write to tell David?That she will marry him
9. What does David do after getting Hella’s letter?Flies home immediately
10. To what does Giovanni plead guilty?Murdering Guillaume

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