Super Scavenger Search

The questions below are related to all of my books and the answers can be found in many different places throughout my website. The Super Scavenger Search can serve as a means to introduce me to students in the weeks prior to an author visit, but can also be used as a fun exercise for all to enjoy.

  • Who published The Split History of World War II?
  • What event did Simon attend in May 2013?
  • What award nominations did The Sorcerer’s Letterbox receive?
  • Which books were listed among Resource Links best books of 2011?
  • Which books were shortlisted for 2011 Alberta Book Awards?
  • Which book was described by one reader as ‘a real page turner’?
  • Which UK city hosts the Off the Shelf Festival of Writing and Reading?
  • Who were the five Kings of England in the fifteenth century at the end of the Middle Ages?
  • Which artist painted ‘The Laughing Cavalier’?
  • Which marine mammal did Simon write a book about?
  • Who called The Clone Conspiracy a ‘fast paced medical mystery’?
  • What is the name of the painting on which The Alchemist’s Portrait cover is based?
  • The civil wars in medieval England are known as The Wars of the what?
  • Simon has a degree in what subject?
  • In The Doomsday Mask, what was the name of the high priest of Atlantis?
  • Which magazine said that The Sorcerer’s Letterbox ‘will also be enjoyed by all adult fans of Harry Potter’?
  • What is the name of the villain in The Alchemist’s Portrait?
  • What were the names of the two most famous imposters of the Princes in the Tower?
  • Which novel did The Bookmark say ‘will keep the reader spellbound’?
  • How many comic book covers appear on the comics and Superheroes page?
  • Where are the bones of The Princes in the Tower now kept?
  • In which battle was King Richard III of England killed?
  • In what year does The Heretic’s Tomb take place?
  • Who was the King of England at the time of the Black Death?
  • In which cities has Simon presented at Young Writers Conferences?
  • What is the name of the anthology for which Simon contributed a chapter?
  • What ancient civilization is featured in the storyline of The Doomsday Mask?
  • In The Time Camera, who died in an explosion at a research laboratory?