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The Parker Shotgun

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The Parker Shotgun

Quiz on Sue Grafton's "The Parker Shotgun. "

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What time of year does the story take place?
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Late spring

    • C. 

      Fall

    • D. 

      Early winter

  • 2. 
    The private investigator was:
    • A. 

      Female, married

    • B. 

      Overweight, single

    • C. 

      Male, physically fit

    • D. 

      Thirty-two, insured

  • 3. 
    Where was the gun shop located?
    • A. 

      On a narrow side street in Colgate

    • B. 

      Off the highway

    • C. 

      Back alley in Scranton

    • D. 

      In a shopping mall

  • 4. 
    Where did Avery Lamb get the gun?
    • A. 

      By the side of the lake

    • B. 

      At the pawn shop

    • C. 

      Rudd Osterling's widow

    • D. 

      From the homeless person on Main Street

  • 5. 
    What last name does Jackie go by?
    • A. 

      Squires

    • B. 

      Whitmore, all the time

    • C. 

      Lamb, occasionally

    • D. 

      Barnett, for the most part

  • 6. 
    What was the old man described as doing at the end?
    • A. 

      He was laughing

    • B. 

      He was whimpering

    • C. 

      He was crying

    • D. 

      He was discouraged