Language has a power all its own in The Book Without Words. Latin from themouth of the reeve justifies his actions. Magic words from the beak of a talking raven cause skulls to rise and hard objects to turn to water.

  1. What are other examples of the power of words in the novel?
  2. What are examples of powerful words used by important historical figures, parents, mentors that have been in your life?
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