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Kate
Tea drinker, chocolate lover and single mum of four. Ex lawyer. Reader and reviewer of children's books. Blogger at Along Came Poppy.
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Orion Publishing 1h
Q20) And finally, Christmas eve 1956; there’s one toy bear left on the shelf in Selfridges, which author felt sorry for it & bought it for his wife? Possibly asking her to please look after this bear?
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Michael Bond
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Orion Publishing 2h
Q18) is the final ! Name the book & the author.
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The Wizard of Oz
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2012 ish
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Orion Publishing 2h
Q16) is the penultimate - someone has the connection already! Do you know it?
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Lucy and erm 😐
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Q14) Is another 2 of a Kind: Character – the youngest of the siblings that feature in ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. And the author of ‘The Bees’ & ‘The Ice’. Name both and receive a point for each (And they share the same initials…)
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Q15) is the penultimate . Name the book & the author.
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Tree Angel - Present Shepherd’s
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Q13) Blankety Books – the clue is Christmas! 1) A _____Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith 2) And the Ass Saw the ______ by Nick Cave 3) _____ Mask Replica by Robert Rankin 4) Clear and ______ Danger by Tom Clancy 5) The ______ Crown by Terry Pratchett I'll give you a few mins
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Q12) is the 3rd - do you have the connection?
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A pinch of magic?
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All I can think of is “How to Catch Santa“ 😂😂😂
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Q11) is number 3! Name the book & the author.
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Q10) Which of these characters set sail on Christmas Day? A) Robinson Crusoe B) Jim Hawkins (Treasure Island) C) Ishmael (Moby Dick) D) Gulliver (Gulliver’s Travels)
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Q8) is the 2nd (of 5) - can you name this book & author? Another favourite of mine (that’s not the connection).
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Q9) In The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg what does the boy wish for as the first gift of Christmas? A) A star for the top of the tree B) A silver bell from a reindeer's harness C) A chocolate orange D) for the trains to run on time
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Q6) 2 of a Kind: Character – companion, chronicler and friend of Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot. And the booker winning author of ‘The Line of Beauty’. And they share the same initials…
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Orion Publishing 2h
Q7) is the 2nd - name the book & the author. Don’t forget the clues are Christmassy on these - but the books are not.
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