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Howl's Moving Castle

Howl's Moving Castle


by Diana Wynne Jones

Howl's Moving Castle: Quotes Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Howl's Moving Castle? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who is the quiet cat in this quote? 

Sophie opened the door and the cat crawled inside. The cat crawled to the hearth, where Calcifer was down to the merest blue flicker, and, with an effort, got its front paws up onto the chair seat. 

(a) Percival
(b) Howl
(c) Prince Justin
(d) Minerva McGonagall
Q. Who says, "You're probably thinking I'm too young to be engaged—I've still got three years of my apprenticeship to run, and Lettie's got even longer—but we promised one another, and we don't mind waiting"?

(a) Michael
(b) Lettie Hatter
(c) Annabel Fairfax
(d) Howl when Sophie's an old woman
Q. What is the name of the poem that Howl quotes here?

Teach me to keep off envy's stinging.

(a) "Single Ladies," by Beyoncé
(b) "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?" by William Shakespeare
(c) "To His Coy Mistress," by Andrew Marvell
(d) "Song," by John Donne
Q. Who says, "Oh dear! […] He's being honest! And this is a wind. The last bit of the curse has come true!"?

(a) Fanny
(b) The Witch of the Waste
(c) Sophie
(d) Miss Angorian
Q. Who says, "I'm a coward. Only way I can do something this frightening is to tell myself I'm not doing it!"?

(a) Megan
(b) Martha
(c) Sophie
(d) Howl