On Sunday, I posted a little list of famous books summarised misleadingly, and asked you to guess what I was describing. You got a good few! Anyway, this is the follow-up post where I tell you what the solutions really were. If you haven’t seen the original yet, pop over before continuing!
Blurb: An elderly man kidnaps a small child from her bed.
Answer: The BFG by Roald Dahl
Blurb: An unpleasant writer follows two teenagers half-way across the globe.
Answer: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Blurb: Some friends team up to murder a hoarder.
Answer: The Hobbit by JRR Tolkein
Blurb: A pyromaniac suffering from depression and an excellent hairstyle finds her wings.
Answer: Mockingjay (The Hunger Games Trilogy) by Suzanne Collins
Blurb: A deranged and racist gentleman hunts and attempts to kill a large cut of meat.
Answer: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Blurb: A cat lover goes on an extended fishing trip.
Answer: Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Blurb: A sweet-toothed atheist starts a scandal.
Answer: Chocolat by Joanne Harris
Blurb: An abused child is pursued by a giant taken from his family.
Answer: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling
Blurb: A fish gets hungry for no apparent reason.
Answer: Jaws by Peter Benchley
Blurb: Five Englishmen (give or take a Hungarian) hunt down an ambitious immigrant.
Answer: Dracula by Bram Stoker
How many did you guess right?
Thanks for reading, and have a lovely day!