Quizmas Carols: Family Trivia Fun with Classic Christmas Songs

Quizmas Carols: Family Trivia Fun with Classic Christmas Songs

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Overview

Quizmas Carols: Family Trivia Fun with Classic Christmas Songs by Gordon Pape, Deborah Kerbel

In this fun and festive follow-up to Plume’s popular Quizmas and Family Quizmas trivia books, Gordon Pape and Deborah Kerbel turn to the holiday season’s best-loved songs. 

Featuring an introduction to the history of Christmas carols; Quizmas-style questions organized by era, region, and genre; and interesting stories about the carols themselves; Quizmas Carols covers every favorite tune, from “The First Noel” to “The Chipmunk Song.” 

Do you know:
* What carol was written by a newspaper reporter?
* Which Judy Garland movie introduced “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”?
* Which carol became a hymn against slavery in its English translation?
* In which European city Handel’s “Messiah” was first performed?
* Which cowboy movie star wrote “Here Comes Santa Claus”?

Full of little-known facts and merry multiple-choice answers, Quizmas Carols is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone who loves the music of Christmas. 

[Answers: “We Three Kings of Orient Are,” Meet Me in St. Louis, “O Holy Night,” Dublin, Gene Autry]

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781101043172
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/02/2007
Sold by: Penguin Group
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 576 KB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

GORDON PAPE and his daughter DEBORAH KERBEL are the authors of Quizmas. Both have spent many Christmases playing Quizmas with family and friends.

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