1 What year was the novel published? 1997 2000 1994 1983 2 What major prize did Toni Morrison win prior to publishing Paradise? The Man Booker The Nobel The National Book Award The MacArthur 3 What nationality is Toni Morrison? British Canadian American Jamaican 4 What type of Christianity is practiced at the Convent? Mormonism Quakers Lutheranism Catholicism 5 Who is narrating the novel? Deek Connie Third person omniscient Pat Best 6 What is the name of the town the founders of Ruby left? Paradise Eden Shelter Haven 7 Deek is short for Duncan Deacon Dickinson Decatur 8 Who built the Convent originally? an embezzler a governor a lawyer a banker 9 Who are the sections named for? female characters deities famous explorers figures of Ruby history 10 Where is the novel set? Nebraska Texas Minnesota Oklahoma 11 What year is the novel set in? 1976 1965 1948 1898 12 Which of the Convent women does K.D. fall in love with? Pallas Seneca Mavis Gigi 13 What is the relationship between Dovey and Soane Morgan? sisters aunt and niece mother and daughter cousins 14 What kind of car does Mavis drive? a Buick a Cadillac a Ford a Chevy 15 What is Ace's? a general store a pastry shop a shoe store a pharmacy 16 Where is Connie from? Brazil Spain Italy Germany 17 Who is Richard Misner? the new reverend a visiting civil rights activist a distant relative of the Morgans the new doctor 18 The Oven is still in use only a symbolic meeting place left behind in Haven taken apart by vandals 19 Who is married to Steward Morgan? Dovey Soane Anna Pat 20 Roger Best runs a gas station a mortuary and ambulance an accounting business an apothecary 21 Who dies in the "Grace" section? Delia Best Save-Marie Fleetwood Mary Magna Ruby Smith 22 The Morgan and Fleetwood men meet to discuss A business deal The death of Ruby Morgan The cause of the Fleetwood children's illness K.D. and Arnette 23 Meeting Gigi reminds K.D. of a childhood memory of of seeing a segregated swimming pool of going hunting with his uncles of being bitted by a spider of falling out of a tree 24 The Morgans are described as having an infallible memory a tendency to lie many expensive cars a store of treasure 25 Who does Arnette become pregnant by? Apollo Menus Brood K.D.