Book Quiz I


  1. What name are given to the tiny people, such as fourteen-year-old Arriety Clock, that live in the secret places of old houses?
  2. Which series of books were written by J.K. Rowling?
  3. In the picture book The Very Hungry Caterpillar a caterpillar eats its way through lots of foodstuffs before emerging as what?
  1. The Cheshire Cat is a fictional cat in which book?
  2. Which famous Victorian author wrote 'A Christmas Carol'?
  3. What was the name of the little boy in Jungle Book?
  4. Who created the little fictional boy called Noddy?
  5. How does Lucy get to Narnia in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe?
  6. Which television peronality has written the books The World's Worst Children, Gangsta Granny and The Midnight Gang?
  7. Complete the title of the famous book by Dr. Seuss: 'The Cat in the...'?
  8. Which fictional six-year-old girl created by Roald Dahl gets up to pranks such as gluing her father's hat to his head?
  9. Which young boy is one of Winnie-the-Pooh's best friends?
  10. Which book series first began with the books The Terrible Tudors and The Awful Egyptians?
  11. In a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett what secret place is discovered by 10-year-old Mary Lennox?


  1. The Borrowers
  2. Harry Potter
  3. A butterfly
  4. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
  5. Charles Dickens
  6. Mowgli
  7. Enid Blyton
  8. Through the back of a wardrobe
  9. David Walliams
  10. Hat
  11. Matilda
  12. Horrible Histories
  13. A garden (the book is called The Secret Garden)

Trivia fact: Did you know that the Diary of a Wimpy Kid is a novel for children by Jeff Kinney about a boy named Greg Heffley and his struggles to fit in as he begins middle school.