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Childrens Books Quiz

Name the authors of these books for kids and young adults.
Quiz by Quizmaster
First submittedMarch 5, 2011
Last updatedJanuary 4, 2014
Times taken14,750
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Book or Series
A. A. Milne
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Roald Dahl
A Series of Unfortunate Events
Lemony Snicket
Green Eggs and Ham
Dr. Seuss
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
Harry Potter series
J.K. Rowling
Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak
Charlotte's Web
E. B. White
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Rick Riordan
Book or Series
Goosebumps series
R. L. Stine
Gary Paulsen
Nancy Drew series
Carolyn Keene
A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle
Narnia series
C.S. Lewis
Judy Blume
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle
The Hardy Boys
Franklin W. Dixon
Ramona the Pest
Beverly Cleary
Treasure Island
Robert Louis Stevenson
Watership Down
Richard Adams
level 77
Feb 2, 2014
Where's The Da Vinci Code?

also, just a suggestion, maybe you could accept real names in addition to pen names, like Theodor Geisel for instance.
level 77
Feb 2, 2014
or Samuel Clemens
level 35
Feb 2, 2014
or Daniel Handler
level 55
Apr 27, 2014
level 55
Apr 9, 2015
The Da Vinci Code is a children's book?
level 51
Mar 17, 2017
Well, seeing as it includes goddess worship and sex rites, obviously yes! (That was sarcasm, by the way.)
level 74
Jul 14, 2016
Or better yet -- expand the quiz to include a column for those that have two names.
level 69
Feb 2, 2014
I'm surprised that less than half as many people got Franklin W. Dixon as got Carolyn Keene
level 55
Apr 27, 2014
I didn't want to read about boys.
level 50
May 28, 2014
Well EVERYONE knows Nancy Drew is far superior... XD
level 65
Feb 3, 2014
So nice to see a nod for Hatchet--one of the best kids books ever.
level 15
Feb 4, 2014
Wow! Only 24% knew that author of the Percy Jackson books? Whaaaat? Awesome quiz, though!
level 55
Apr 27, 2014
It's after my time.
level 76
Jan 31, 2015
I bought my grandson the entire set for Christmas. I was trying, trying, trying to remember the author's name on the front of the box but it just wouldn't transfer to my typing fingers.
level 76
May 20, 2014
Wow, someone's name is really Lemony Snicket? I thought that was a goofy part of the title.
level 50
May 28, 2014
It's his pen name. He does a lot of ridiculous things like saying that A Series of Unfortunate Events really happened, saying he has a sister named Kit who dies, and a brother named Jacques who dies, and it's all ridiculous, and I stopped reading just because of it.
level 57
Jul 14, 2015
I am not so sure that "Watership Down," "Treasure Island." or "Huckleberry Finn" were written with the "Children/Young Adult" demographic in mind.
level 62
Dec 8, 2015
They were in their time.
level 39
Aug 22, 2015
Adams said Watership Down was written for his children and meant as an adventure tale. I didn't think of it as a story for children, though, and like loads of adults, loved it.
level 61
Jan 2, 2017
Awfully violent for a children's book.