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trivia quiz  Pete's War with Grandpa new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Caseena, Jul 15 18

I've made a quiz about a book I enjoyed as a kid, "The War with Grandpa" by Robert Kimmel Smith.
Tough
Caseena
Jul 15 18
78 plays
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trivia quiz  Sylvester and the Magic Pebble cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Pagiedamon, Dec 25 08

William Steig's classic tale reminds us to be careful what we wish for!
Tough
Pagiedamon gold member
Dec 25 08
219 plays
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trivia quiz  Donald J. Sobol's "Encyclopedia Brown" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, FatherSteve, Jul 25 10

Nobody got away with a crime in his home town because Encyclopedia Brown was the master detective behind the city's police force. How much do you know about Encyclopedia Brown?
Average
FatherSteve gold member
Jul 25 10
159 plays
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trivia quiz  Noel Streatfeild's 'Ballet Shoes' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Beckyel, Jun 12 04

'Ballet Shoes' is the delightful story of three girls, and their life at ballet school. This is more than a story about ballet - it's a reminder of what life was like in years gone by. Warning - spoilers.
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Beckyel
Jun 12 04
633 plays
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trivia quiz  Cats Are Evil 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tiye, May 18 14

Are Cats Evil, really? My quiz is on Luis Sepulveda's book "The Story Of The Seagull And The Cat Who Taught Her To Fly" and it intends to prove exactly the opposite.
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tiye gold member
May 18 14
288 plays
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trivia quiz  Where The Wild Things Are 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ravenskye, Nov 25 00

'Where the Wild Things Are' is a classic children's story written by Maurice Sendak in 1963. It won the Caldecott Medal for the Most Distinguished Picture Book of the Year. Answer the following questions about this delightful story.
Easy
ravenskye
Nov 25 00
1281 plays
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trivia quiz  Where the Wild Things Are 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pandabear23, Jul 01 12

This is a quiz about one of the most beloved children's books. It's a story written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak, about a boy who misbehaves and ends up on a magical island of wild things.
Average
pandabear23
Jul 01 12
156 plays
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trivia quiz  The Life of Varjak Paw 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, illusion9457, Jan 29 07

This quiz is based on info from "Varjak Paw" and "The Outlaw Varjak Paw" by S.F. Said. I hope you enjoy it! WARNING: this quiz contains spoilers.
Average
illusion9457
Jan 29 07
165 plays
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trivia quiz  Kiss Me Tomorrow 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stella_faerie, Mar 30 12

This is a great book by the author Susan Shreve. Hope you enjoy!
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stella_faerie
Mar 30 12
96 plays
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trivia quiz  The "Lone Pine" stories of Malcolm Saville 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Philian, May 04 03

This quiz is about the main characters and the book titles of the twenty books in the "Lone Pine" series by Malcolm Saville.
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Philian
May 04 03
213 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Eagle of the Ninth" - Rosemary Sutcliff 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Philian, May 13 03

"The Eagle of the Ninth" by Rosemary Sutcliff is the most haunting of all stories about Roman Britain. Travel with Marcus to find the lost eagle and the famous "lost legion".
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Philian
May 13 03
186 plays
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trivia quiz  Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Kialande, May 29 11

This series by Brandon Sanderson has to be the most hilarious ever. I've read the books several times over. This is over books 1-4.
Tough
Kialande
May 29 11
117 plays
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trivia quiz  "Leven Thumps" by Obert Skye 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, adambrundell, Jul 22 07

This is a quiz on the the great book "Leven Thumps". It is by Obert Skye.
Easy
adambrundell
Jul 22 07
270 plays
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trivia quiz  Encyclopedia Brown 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, orangehornet, Mar 30 12

This quiz deals with Donald Sobol's beloved boy detective and some of the people in his world. You can answer most of these questions without having read the whole series. But why stop at one book? Have fun!
Average
orangehornet
Mar 30 12
147 plays
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trivia quiz  The Sign of the Beaver 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LadyCaitriona, Feb 14 03

This is the story of Matt, a 12-year-old boy who is in charge of a cabin in the American wilderness in 1768 until his pa returns with the rest of the family. The story was written by Elizabeth George Speare.
Average
LadyCaitriona gold member
Feb 14 03
444 plays
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trivia quiz  Dragonology 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, junepearl, May 04 05

Here is a quiz on the inventive and cute Dr. Ernest Drake's (Dugald A. Steer) book "The Complete Book of Dragons" - for all the aspiring dragonologists.
Average
junepearl
May 04 05
246 plays
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trivia quiz  Shapeshifter, Running the Risk 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, c.r.l.horse, Aug 24 07

This is a quiz on one of my favourite books, "Shapeshifer, Running the Risk", by Ali Sparks!
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c.r.l.horse
Aug 24 07
165 plays
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trivia quiz  The Bronze Bow 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, Bookworm1776, Jan 02 16

"The Bronze Bow" is the story of four Jewish teenagers living in Israel during the first century A.D. It tells of how they overcome the Romans, but not the way they expected. How much do you know about Elizabeth George Speare's "The Bronze Bow"?
Tough
Bookworm1776
Jan 02 16
81 plays
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trivia quiz  How well do you know... Noel Streatfeild? 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, OMGilovebobby, Jan 27 07

Me and my mate decided to write a quiz about one of our favourite authors. Hope you enjoy, dudes!
Tough
OMGilovebobby
Jan 27 07
207 plays
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trivia quiz  The Stinky Cheese Man 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, StarGlider, Apr 03 03

This is a short and simple quiz on "The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales" by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith. Enjoy!!!
Tough
StarGlider
Apr 03 03
456 plays
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trivia quiz  Mr Gum and the Biscuit Billionaire 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nytoffee, Mar 20 11

This is the second in the series of Mr Gum quizzes. Do read the books by Andy Stanton if you haven't tried them yet. Hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average
nytoffee
Mar 20 11
96 plays
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trivia quiz  Underground to Canada 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Horror_Babe, Aug 28 00

A quiz on a book I have been forced to read so many times I thought my head would explode! Maybe, that's what eighth grade English is all about.
Tough
Horror_Babe
Aug 28 00
327 plays
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trivia quiz  Krazy Kow the Klever Quiz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bookwormquiz, May 27 05

'Krazy Kow Saves the World - Well, Almost' is a hilarious book by my all-time favourite author, Jeremy Strong. In this story, a young teenager decides to make a video to enter a competition - but will it lead to victory - or chaos?
Average
bookwormquiz
May 27 05
141 plays
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trivia quiz  People and Places from Across the Gap 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, green_prose, Jan 20 06

This is a quiz about "The Road to Balinor", the first book in the "Unicorns of Balinor" series by Mary Stanton. It's my first quiz so please bear with me.
Average
green_prose
Jan 20 06
147 plays
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trivia quiz  Mr Gum - Book 1 - "You're a Bad Man Mr Gum" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nytoffee, Mar 12 11

This is about the hilarious "Mr Gum" books by Andy Stanton, required reading for all children and young minded grown ups.
Average
nytoffee
Mar 12 11
105 plays
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trivia quiz  'The Cricket in Times Square' Quiz 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, augusta123, Jan 03 02

This is a quiz about the classic children's' book "The Cricket in Times Square", written by George Selden.
Tough
augusta123
Jan 03 02
384 plays
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trivia quiz  PJ Funnybunny 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, gshaylabear, Jul 28 02

This is a quiz about the children's book PJ Funnybunny. This book was written in the eighties and also is in the Dr Suess book club collection. There are ten questions that I hope you will enjoy. PJ Funnybunny was written by Marilyn Sadler.
Average
gshaylabear
Jul 28 02
150 plays
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trivia quiz  Exploding (Literally) Quiz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bookwormquiz, May 24 05

This is a quiz about the book 'My Mum's Going to Explode', an ace book by Jeremy Strong.
Average
bookwormquiz
May 24 05
138 plays
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trivia quiz  "Wren to the Rescue" 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Celine2002, Oct 10 04

This quiz will test you on your knowledge of the inhabitants and locations in "Wren to the Rescue," by Sherwood Smith. Watch out for Andreus!
Average
Celine2002
Oct 10 04
150 plays
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trivia quiz  Richard Scarry's Busy, Busy World 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, mwluva, Jul 12 03

This used to be my favourite book when I was a child. I hope you like the quiz!
Tough
mwluva
Jul 12 03
198 plays
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