Sunday, 3 June 2018

KID LIT QUIZ (no. 5) by Sharon Tregenza


1. In which book do rat and mole spend days rowing in their boat?

2. According to Hans Christian Andersen what bird brought tears to the eyes of the Chinese Emperor?

3. Mr Popper loved penguins but what was his occupation?

4. In what book did Arthur Dent meet a reporter from a distant galaxy?

5. What is the name of the dog that lived with Wallace the Inventor?

6. J K Rowling shares the same birthday as Harry Potter. What is the date?

7. In what series of books does the proud and cruel Prince Radadash appear?

8. Astrid Lindgren wrote about the adventures of a red-headed girl. What was her name?

9. What type of animal was Seabiscuit?

10. Which children's author wrote a sequel titled Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Flies Again?

Answers: 1. The Wind in the Willows  2. The Nightingale  3. A painter  4. The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy  5. Gromit  6. 31st July  7. Narnia  8. Pippi Longstocking  9. Horse  10. Frank Cottrell Boyce.


Anne Booth said...

I am so shocked I didn't get the Prince R. answer (not putting it in comments in case it's a spoiler!!) I didn't know JK Rowling's/Harry Potter's birthday or Mr Popper's profession, but I am proud to say I got all the others!

Sharon Tregenza said...

Ah, well done Anne. That's still one more than I got and I wrote the quiz. :)