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Light in August

Light in August

by William Faulkner

Light in August: Many an Obese Person’s New Year’s Resolution True or False

1. Lena is searching for whom?The father of her child
2. What is the physical characteristic that tips Lena off that she has found who she’s been looking for?A facial scar
3. Why does the dietician at the orphanage want to get Joe Christmas kicked out?Because his body is deficient in protein and essential vitamins
4. How did Joe Christmas get the money to buy a new suit?By selling one of Mr. McEachern’s cows
5. What does Joe Christmas do when Miss Burden tries to make him more religious?He plots her murder

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