Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Light in August

Light in August

Quizzes

1. Why is Reverend Gail Hightower obsessed with the city of Jefferson? -> Because he is convinced there is a treasure buried there
2. What happens to Hightower after his wife is found dead? -> He is forced to resign from the church
3. What merits a $1,000 reward? -> Any information as to the whereabouts of Lucas Burch
4. Who is Doc Hines? -> Joe Christmas’ father
5. What does Percy Grimm do to Joe Christmas in addition to shooting him? -> He castrates him
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