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The Moonstone

The Moonstone


by Wilkie Collins

The Moonstone: We Really Wish That Stone Would Pull Its Pants Back Up Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Moonstone? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When does the diamond go missing?

On the night of Rachel’s birthday party
During a solar eclipse
On Christmas morning
Somewhere around the time the family had Danny Ocean over for dinner
Q. In what unusual way does Rosanna die?

She is swallowed up by quicksand
She is strangled to death by a boa constrictor
She is pursued and eaten by an uncommonly mobile Venus Flytrap
She is struck in the head by an errant golf ball
Q. How does Rachel know that Franklin stole the diamond?

She found something belonging to him in the spot where the diamond was stolen
He confessed
She saw him do it
Because that is just so something he would do
Q. What happens to Franklin after he takes opium?

He dies
He becomes the life of the party
He becomes homicidal
It’s not all that unusual for his underwear to end up on his head
He sleepwalks
Q. Who winds up with the diamond?

The Indians
Kim Kardashian