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The View from Saturday

The View from Saturday


by E. L. Konigsburg

The View from Saturday: Who's From Saturday? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The View from Saturday? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Why is Mrs. Olinski so jealous?

Because Margaret has remarried and Izzy can "sprint" over to Nadia.
Because Margaret can "[rest] her chin on the top of [Ethan's] head."
Because Izzy can "[kiss] the top of [Nadia's] head."
Because she's a pigeon.
Q. What is Julian like, socially?

He's a social pariah
He's a social butterfly
He's an entertainer.
He's super popular.
Q. How important are looks to Nadia?

Not important—she never talks about it.
Probably pretty important—she describes how people look more than anyone else in the novel.
She will only be friends with pretty people; that's how much she cares.
We're above that. Next question.
Q. What kind of character is Ethan?

A dynamic character on a journey
A flat character with no real development
The main character who molds all the others
A villain
Q. How would you describe Noah?

Overly loving
An elephant