Getting in the festive mood, here are 10 literature questions that you may come across over the holiday. How well will you do?
- Holden Caulfield, an icon for teenage angst and rebellion, is a fictional character in which American literary classic?
- Which book begins ‘It was a bright cold day in April and the clocks were striking thirteen’?
- Which author, who passed away in 2016, was portrayed by Catherine Keener in the 2005 film Capote and by Sandra Bullock in the 2006 film Infamous?
- ‘The villagers of Little Hangleton still called it ‘the Riddle House” is the start of which book?
- Who collaborated with his daughter Lucy, in 2007, to write the children’s book George’s Secret Key to the Universe?
- Which book starts with ‘I will not drink more than fourteen alcohol units a week’?
- Which Italian novel for children has been adapted in over 240 languages?
- Who wrote the line ‘These two very old people are the father and mother of Mr. Bucket’?
- In Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’, which creature was used as the ball in the game of croquet?
- Who wrote the award-winning fantasy novel, ‘Life of Pi’?
If you can resist checking on Google, the answers will be at the end of the next post! Enjoy!