July 12, 2011

Book Titles in Other Words ANSWERED

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Qmark_130 The Answers Are Here!

Last week I posted a Book Titles in Other Words Quiz, where I took your favorite book titles and did a little bit of rewording. Did you figure them all out? Check the answers below to find out!

  1. Journal of a Cowardly Child: The Grotesque Facts
    ANSWER: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth
  2. The Exploits of Major Long-Johns
    ANSWER: The Adventures of Captain Underpants
  3. The Toddler Recliners Society
    ANSWER: The Baby-sitters Club series
  4. Utter Dairy Products and Perish (Hint: A book in the Goosebumps series)
    ANSWER: Goosebumps: Say Cheese and Die
  5. The Starving Contests
    ANSWER: The Hunger Games
    (for ages 12 and up)
  6. The Electricity Burglar
    ANSWER: The Lightning Thief
  7. Crevices
    ANSWER: Holes
  8. To the United States
    ANSWER: Dear America series
  9. The Sultan's Cipher (Hint: A book in The 39 Clues series)
    ANSWER: The 39 Clues: The Emperor's Code
  10. Harold Planter and the Two Quarters Hemoglobin Royalty
    ANSWER: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

What other ways can you think to reword these titles? Let us know in the Comments below!!

image from kids.scholastic.comBrian, STACKS Summer Intern (a.k.a. BlackBird268)

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  1. saphirehorse7

    this quiz was hard but i got all of them right. 100 percent. but i’ve only read books 1,2,3,and 4.i want to read the other ones.

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  2. Me

    Harry Potter (or other name) and the Orange Sky of Victory- not really a play on words, but that’s what the US cover looks like, and I managed to convince my brother for a couple of weeks that it was true. That, and the Purple Sky of Despair, but he didn’t believe that one. :)

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  3. Andrea

    Wow, this quiz was challening….but it was great though! A little challenge once in a whle is nice! These questions were very clever!

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  4. Cheyanne

    WOW!!! That must take some serious effort and time.How did you thionk of doing this. You must be very intelligent person BlackBird268.

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