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Mission Impossible 3 September 2013
OLA Lit Club presents this weeks mission impossible....
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Tuesday Clue 1

This story was written by the English writer Charles Dickens. A grumpy old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge is transformed into a generous and kind person after being visited by three ghosts who show him the error of his ways. What is the book's title?

Once you have identified what the title is, you need to take the first letter of the second word to complete clue 1 of todays mission.


Tuesday Clue 2

Jules Verne is one of the most translated authors of all time.  His amazing books would foresee television, the Internet and the automobile, among many other technological advances we take for granted today, "Around the World in Eighty Days" was published in 1873, and "A Journey to the Center of the Earth" in 1864?

What was the name of the book he had published in 1869?

Clue: “Twenty Thousand __________  _________  ___  ____”

Take the first letter of the third word to complete clue two of todays mission.

Wednesday Clue 3

In what classic story is the Cheshire Cat a character?

Once you have identified the book take the first letter of the first word to complete clue 3.

 

Wednesday Clue 4

It was the best of times – it was the worst of times. Who wrote this opening line?

 

Once you have identified who it is then take the second letter of his first name to complete clue 4

Thursday Clue 5

Who has a best friend called Huck Finn?

Once you have identified the name take the last letter of the first name to complete clue 5.

 

Thursday Clue 6

Who was created by Gepetto the woodcarver?

 

Once you have identified who the character is take the second letter of his  name to complete clue 6.


Friday Clue 7

What type of animal is Slinky Malinki?

Take the first letter of this word to complete clue 7

 

Friday Clue 8

In which book would you meet Mole, Ratty and Badger?

Once you have the title then take the last letter of the last word to complete clue 8.

Now put the clues together to make the word that will solve this weeks OLA Lit Club mission!!!

You have 8 letters to create a word that describes books that are accepted as being exemplary or noteworthy, they have stood the test of time.

  • ________ stand the test of time. _______ are usually considered to be a representation of the period in which they are written; and the work merits lasting recognition. In other words, if the book was published in the recent past, the work is not a _________.

_________ have certain universal appeal.

What is the word we are looking for ???





 

 

 



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