Compiled by Karen Ann Monsy

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Published: Fri 20 Aug 2010, 9:35 PM

Last updated: Mon 6 Apr 2015, 1:23 PM

1. After a messy divorce followed by a passionate affair that didn’t work out, the author of Eat, Pray, Love undertook a vow. What was it?

2. Kathryn Stockett’s The Help starts out in 1962 with a narrator who’d raised 17 children in her lifetime — not all of them were her own. What happened to Aibleen’s own son named Treelore?

3. A child predator has already murdered two girls in Lesley Kagen’s Whistling in the Dark. Ten-year-old Sally worries she and her little sister are next — and thinks she knows who the killer is. Who does she suspect?

4. In Thank You for All Things by Sandra Kring, Lucy McGowan is a 12-year-old genius with an even more brilliant brother, who scores higher when they take their IQ tests. Which quote from Albert Einstein did her mom give her as encouragement?

August 13 winner

Mufaddal Yousuf

The winner of this quiz will receive a Dh100 gift voucher redeemable at any of Jashanmal’s Bookstores. If we receive more than one set of correct answers, the winner will be chosen out of a random draw. Send your entries with your full name and contact details to ktbooksquiz@gmail.com.

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