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Take Our Kids Book Quiz!

21 February 2024

Think you know your Rowling from your Roald? Your Gruffalo from your Grimm? Step into the wonderful world of books and put your literature knowledge to the test with our special quiz for bookworms! You'll find answers at the bottom - but no peeking!

1.  In Julia Donaldson's Gruffalo, what animal takes a walk through the deep, dark wood?

  • A Snake
  • An Elephant
  • A Mouse
  • A Fox

2.  Which of these isn’t a Judith Kerr book?

  • The Tiger Who Came to Tea
  • Mog the Cat
  • The Rainbow Fish
  • When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit



3. Where did Harry Potter buy his first wand in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone?

  • The Magical Menagerie
  • Ollivanders
  • Gringotts
  • Flourish & Blotts

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4.  Where do Peter Pan and The Lost Boys live in J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan?

  • Mordor
  • Whoville
  • Neverland
  • The Emerald City

5.   Fill in the missing words in the titles of these creepy crawly themed books by Eric Carle.

  • The Very _____ Caterpillar
  • The Very _____ Spider
  • The Very _____ Cricket

6.   Where do Winnie the Pooh, Piglet and Tigger live in The Tales of Winnie the Pooh?

  • Brambly Hedge
  • 100 Acre Woods
  • London City
  • The Land's Beyond

7.  How many books are in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series?

  • 16
  • 20
  • 5
  • 12

8.   Who wrote the Cat in the Hat series of Books?

  • Lewis Carroll
  • A.A. Milne
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Dr. Seuss



9.   What is the name of the Count in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events?

  • Count Dracula
  • Count Von Count
  • Count Olaf
  • Count of Monte Cristo


10.   In Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, what makes Alice shrink?

  • A spell
  • A potion
  • A magical staff
  • Time

How did you do? Whether you achieved top marks or still need to brush up on your fiction, share all your World Book Day celebrations with the B&M Community over on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


1.  A Mouse
2.  The Rainbow Fish
3.  Ollivanders
4.  Neverland
5.  (1) Hungry (2) Busy (3) Quiet
6.  100 Acre Woods
7.  16
8.  Dr Seuss
9.  Count Olaf
10.  A potion

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