Solemnly(pg 4): Grave, sober, or mirthless, as a person, the face, speech, tone, or mood
- "His mind filled with dactyls and pentameters, the names of those like strange dinosaurs inhabiting a lost prehistoric landscape.
- " this is a simile because it uses "like"."Stories were different though, they came alive in the telling." this is a personification because it is giving stories the ability to come alive.
- "Death had made her small." this is a metaphor because the writer didn't use like or as.
A theme I see in this book right now is that its sort of gloomy.