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The Borrowers

The Borrowers

by Mary Norton

The Borrowers: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Borrowers? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who says: "But where does freedom take you? […] Where are they all now?"


Pod
Arrietty
Homily
Mr. Toad
Q. What two characters think borrowing is stealing, at first?


Arrietty and Mrs. Driver
Dr. Evil and Mini-Me
The Boy and Mrs. Driver
Pod and Crampfurl
Q. The Clock family has a higher social status than what other family?


Rain Pipes
Harpsichords
Overmantels
Fine Old Pale Madeira
Q. What are Borrowers scared of?


Cats
Being "seen"
Cats and being "seen"
Marshmallows
Q. Why do humans exist, according to Borrowers?


To do the chicken dance
To live in harmony with nature
To write literature
To be their slaves
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