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Something Wicked This Way Comes

Something Wicked This Way Comes


by Ray Bradbury

Something Wicked This Way Comes: Oh, Is the Show Touring Now? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Something Wicked This Way Comes? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When was Will Halloway born?

Two minutes before Jim Nightshade
Two minutes after Jim Nightshade
At the exact same instant as Jim Nightshade
About twenty-three-and-a-half hours too late, according to his mother
Q. What does Jim install after Will urges him to do so?

Laminate flooring
A lightning rod
Chiller font onto his Mac
A ceiling fan
Rain gutters
Q. What carnival attraction do the boys warn their teacher not to see?

The Freak Tent
The Wax Museum
The Terrifying Roller Coaster of Almost Certain Death
The Mirror Maze
Q. What does Jim find on the carousel?

An out of order sign
A real lion
A job as a pole dancer
Q. Why is Mr. Dark referred to as The Illustrated Man?

Because he draws caricatures
Because he is heavily tattooed
Because Maurice Sendak uses him as a human canvas
Because he paints a picture with his words