House of Leaves: Book Summary & Quotes


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Who is the author of the novel House of Leaves (2000)?

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1. What is the name of the documentary film that serves as the main subject of the novel House of Leaves?

2. In House of Leaves, the author references what mythological maze?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet check your understanding of the novel, House of Leaves. You'll review what you know about the writer of the book and the mythology included in the book.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet give you the chance to check what you know about:

  • Who the author is
  • The documentary film that is the main subject of the book
  • The mythological references in the book

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - check what you know about the book to answer questions about what film the book focuses on
  • Reading comprehension - revisit what you read to be sure you were able to pick out what architectural style the house in the book is described as possessing
  • Information recall - see if you can remember what the Mintoar is made up of

Additional Learning

Learn more about this story with the provided lesson, House of Leaves: Book Summary and Quotes. This lesson focuses on:

  • Background of the book
  • Characteristics and traits of Johnny Truant
  • Why Johnny can't sleep
  • The impossible architectural anomaly