Pub quiz questions

  1. Which children's writer's name was given to newly discovered asteroid 43844 in 2006?
    JK Rowling's

  2. Which Douglas Adams' best seller became a computer game in 1984?
    The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

  3. Mr Men
    Mr Happy
    1971

  4. Which English writer was best known for his translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Kjayyam?
    Edward Fitzgerald

  5. Which Devon seaside resort was the birthplace of Agatha Christie?
    Torquay

  6. According to the popular children's rhyme, what did the third little piggy have?
    Roast beef

  7. Which Leonard starred in 'The Rise and Fall of Reginald Perrin?'
    Rossiter

  8. What kind of creature is Rikki-Tikki-Tavi?
    Mongoose
    Out of The Jungle Book

  9. Who wrote the novel 'Sex and the City?'
    Candice Bushnell
    First published 1997

  10. Who wrote the series of children's books featuring Little Mabel?
    Jilly Cooper