BOOKS / W H Smith / IoS Family Book Quiz: Winners & Answers

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We had a very good response to the W H Smith / IoS Family Book Quiz (21 November 1993), with more than 50 correct entries, so the winners and runners-up were drawn out of a hat.


The Griffiths family,

Maidenhead, Berks


The Barbary family, Hastings

The Bennett family,

Bury St Edmunds

The Chandler/Mercer family, Liverpool

The Hodgson family, Wimbledon, London SW19

The Holmes family, Liverpool

The Huckerby family,


The North family,


The Van Nooijen family,

Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancs

The Wadling family,

London SW18

The Wilson family, Cardiff


1 Peter and Wendy by J M Barrie (also accepted Peter Pan).

2 True.

3 Watership Down; rabbits.

4 203.

5 Hans Christian Andersen.

6 Tintin.

7 A chimpanzee.

8 A bulletin board.

9 Blue.

10 A robin.

11 The treasure on Treasure Island.

12 Back in time into the Midnight Garden.

13 Postman Pat's.

14 Getafix.

15 Toad.

16 Stig of the Dump.

17 Father Christmas.

18 Augustus Gloop.

19 They are all pigs.

20 Bilbo Baggins.

21 The Jolly Postman.

22 13 3/4 .

23 The Ugly Duckling.

24 Danny, the Champion of the World (and his father).

25 C S Lewis and J R R Tolkien.

26 Terry Jones.

27 The Chalet School.

28 Mary Poppins.

29 Jolly Tall.

30 Mice.

31 A wardrobe.

32 Nomes.

33 Little Women.

34 A cat.

35 The Iron Man.