Special Sub-Topic: Songs in Books
|Which Harry Potter book is this song from:
"In times of old when I was new
and Hogwarts barely started
the founders of our noble school
thought never to be parted"?|
"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix". In this song the sorting hat gives a warning.
|Which "Cairo Jim" book does this song come from:
"In that corner of the world
Where maracas are a-shaking
Where siestas they are taking
You may meet on the street
By a sultry hacienda
A sweet llama who is tender"?|
Cairo Jim on the Trail to ChaCha Muchos. The name of this song is "Lana the Lovesick Llama" it is sung by Dolores Del Tempo at the Popocatepetl Club.
|Which book is this song from:
"Old fat spider spinning in a tree!
Old fat spider can't see me!
Won't you stop,
Stop spinning your web and look for me?"?|
The Hobbit. This song was sung by Bilbo Baggins when he was trying to distract the spiders' attention from the dwarves so that the dwarves could escape.
|Which book from the "Series of Unfortunate Events" is this song from:
"We are volunteers fighting disease
and we're cheerful all day long
if someone said that we were sad
that person would be wrong."?|
The Hostile Hospital. "The Hostile Hospital" is the eighth book in the series. The volunteers fighting disease (V.F.D) sing to sick patients and give them heart shaped balloons.
|Which book in the "Cairo Jim" series does this come from:
I've got feathers,
and they flutter so that I can hardly speak
while we're digging for another lost antique
but I'd rather be off dancing beak to beak."?|
Cairo Jim and Doris in Search of Martenarten. This song was sung by Doris the Macaw when she was describing a book that she would like to have read at that moment.
|Which book is this song out of:
"Welcome to Duloc, such a perfect town.
Here we have some rules,let us lay them down.
Don't make waves, stay in line.
And we'll get along fine.
Duloc is a perfect place.
Please keep off of the grass.
Shine your shoes, wipe your ... face.
Duloc is, Duloc is, Duloc is a perfect place."?|
Shrek. This is in "Shrek: the Novelisation". It is written by Ellen Weiss.
|Which book in the "Deltora Quest" series is this from:
"More heat, more heat,
Tender, juicy roast meat!
Watch the fun,
Till it's done."?|
City of the Rats. This song is sung by the evil sorceress Thaegan's children, when they find the three heroes on the path.
|Which "Noddy" book is this song from:
"Here I go a little way.
Back again I go;
Now I'm coming up the sand
To catch your little toe."?|
Noddy at the Seaside. This is song is sung by the sea as the tide is coming in. Noddy is falling asleep at the seaside.
|Which book is this song from?
"Oh my baby drives my tractor,
And that's alright by me.
She's got a lot of long red hair,
And a pair of dungarees."|
Nathan Nuttboard Hits the Beach. This song is sung by Nathan's dad when they are in the car travelling on their way to the beach on a holiday. Nathan's dad is a huge fan of country music.
|Which book written by Michael Stephens contains this song:
"We're off, we're off
On a jolly old wonderful trip!
We'll see some sights, and have some fun
And be back in time to catch the ship!"?|
Eddy the Great. This book is about a boy named Eddy whose parents decide to send him to boarding school. There he makes friends with a few boys and together they all have great adventures.
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