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Don’t Miss the Britannica Virtual Quiz Show at Stroud Book Festival this November!

October 16, 2020

Test your knowledge and memory while also learning astounding new facts.

Start swatting up now! The Britannica Virtual Quiz Show, based on the Britannica All New Children’s Encyclopedia, will be taking place on Sunday 8th November at Stroud Book Festival. Pre-register now for free to take part!

The Britannica Virtual Quiz Show is an interactive, inclusive learning activity which is fun for all the family. The book’s editor, Christopher Lloyd, will be hosting the event virtually over Zoom and participants will battle it out answering questions over eight rounds to reach the final ninth round and be crowned the overall winner. Players can choose to play individually or in teams and every participant remains anonymous, they are instead allocated a fun animal group, only the name of the winner of each round is revealed.

The Britannica Quiz Champion of Stroud Book Festival will win the amazing prize of a free copy of Britannica All New Children’s Encyclopedia signed by Christopher Lloyd. The book, an Amazon UK bestseller upon the first week of its launch,  has also been described by The Telegraph as ‘a fantastic new voyage through world history’. You don’t want to miss this wonderful opportunity.

Pre-registration (free) essential: please email info@stroudbookfestival.org.uk and write ‘family quiz’ in the subject line. Full joining instructions will be emailed prior to the event.

To find out more about the encyclopedia and Britannica books please click here.
To order a signed edition of the encyclopedia please click here.

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