Can you match the house to the writer it inspired? – quiz

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Which children’s novel featuring talking animals was inspired by this property?

The Sheep-Pig by Dick King-Smith

The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson

Charlotte’s Web by EB White

Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl

Whose tales of amorous country life often feature a fictionalised version of her own home?

Jilly Cooper

Barbara Cartland

Jenny Colgan

Katie Fforde

This hut inspired the verse of which poet?

Philip Larkin

Dylan Thomas

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Purple Ronnie

Which classic children’s novel was inspired by this stately home in Kent?

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

Peter Pan by JM Barrie

Five Children and It by E Nesbit

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Which speculative fiction master lived in this sunny California home?

Philip K Dick

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