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The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book

by Neil Gaiman

The Graveyard Book: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Graveyard Book? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The graveyard is mean to also represent a


Store
House
Museum
Stadium
Library
Q. When Bod first shows curiosity about the people buried in the various graves, Silas begins to teach him to


Sing
Program
Write
Read
Play guitar
Q. The headstone is a symbol of


Loss
Devastation
Friendship
Withdrawal
Hope
Q. The Sleer guards all of the following except


Brooch
Towel
Knife
Cup
The Sleer guards all of the above
Q. The Danse Macabre is a


Book
Rap song
Dance between living and dead
Dance for the dead
Really funky tune
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