Jake and Lily by Jerry Spinelli
4th Grade BB
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How much older is Jake?
What makes their relationship special?
They are twins
Where do they find themselves?
The train station
What do they both smell?
How old were they when they first realized something amazing happened?
What was the name of the train they were born on?
The California Zephyr
What can Lily do on command?
True or False-
Every year on June 29th they find themselves at the old train station, with a blinding light of oncoming train, in their pajamas waking up from the same dream, smelling pickles. False, This happens every July 29th not June 29th
What does Lily get from Jake every year?
What did Jake get from Lily?
Who was Poppy?
Grandpa Dooley, their mom's dad.
How did their grandma die?
She fell from a redwood tree 200 feet up.
What identical birthday present did they receive from Poppy from India?
Tiny silver elephants.
Why did Bump say they weren't twins?
Because twins look exactly alike.
What did Lily think was the worst punishment for a kid?
Why did Lily bring braided rag rugs, a white wicker rocking chair, a bench, cushions, books, games and her carnival prize Joe the grinning gorilla into the "Cool it Room"?
To make herself comfortable
Why doesn't Lily get sent up to the cool it room anymore?
Her dad said she's outgrown it.
What does their mom call Jake?
My sensible boy?
What does their mom call Lily?
My spunky girl.
What was the name of their pee wee baseball team?
What position did Lily play?
What position did Jake play?
According to Lily what was the thing Jake hated most of all
Getting accused of something he didn't do.
After the beach incident what did Lily refer to them as?
The Neverlost Twins
What happened when Jake touched the bruise on his arm?
It hurt, but it also spoke to him, one word, Lily
Why was their mom named Dovey?
It was a sign of peace.
Besides cheating, lying and confessing what did Jake say Lily was.
The world's worst secret keeper.
Where did Poppy say he found himself?
Before Poppy left what was his suggestion for them to do
Write down their story, the story of their Goombla.
What did Jake and Lily say they were going to do while they were on summer break?
How did Jake respond to their dad saying they were each going to have their own rooms?
He pumped his fist and said "Yes!"
Why can't they play hide and seek?
Because they always know where the other is hiding.
What did they find on the doorstep when they answered the door?
A blue stone
According to Lily where did Bump find the other two nit wits?
Under a rotting log.
What did Bump and other 2 boys call themselves?
The Death Rays
After she called out after her brother, what did she reportedly say?
I'm not a girl.
What are names of the 3 boys Jake hung out with, the Death Rays?
Bump, Nacho and Burke.
True or False. Bump's name for someone that's funny, funny different, funny weird, a laugh magnet, a laugh target is PEANUT.
False, it's a GOOBER.
Jake thinks Lily is making a big deal out of nothing, Lily on the other hand feels like what?
Like she is dumped, by her own twin brother.
True or False There is nothing that is not funny with Supergoobers.
What did the kid do that sent him into the Goober Hall of Fame?
He took a handkerchief out of his back pocket, wiped his sweaty face with it and put it back into his pocket.
Who bought the handy man special that their parents were working on?
What was the mainest thing about all Goobers?
Goobers don't know they are Goobers.
What is Soop's real name?
What was the reason Bump told Ernie they couldn't help build?
They all had blisters on their hands.
Which of the Death Rays had a Goober in their family?
What was Poppy's answer when Lily asked him why Jake won't ride or play with her anymore, or hardly even talk to her, why he changed, was so different?
He's a boy
Why were the boys messing with Soop?
They asked him tons of questions, just to keep him talking, he was their daily entertainment.
Where did Ernie move from?
What did Poppy say Lily needed?
A life, not a Jake and Lily life, a Lily life.
What did Soop say when Bump told him they lied about having blisters on their hands?
According to Poppy how does Lily get a life?
Why did Poppy say that the more you love someone, the safer it is to be mad at them?
Love can handle mad
What did Lily order from Bert's deli?
Cheese hoagie with hot peppers and a orange crush.
What was the name of the cops and robbers DVD Lily put on?
"The Gray Shadow"
Who did Lily think to invite for a sleepover?
What was painted on the wall of the clubhouse?
Soop, in thick yellow letters.
What did bump say Soop was short for?
What did Anna want for breakfast?
5 slices of French toast with blueberry syrup.
What did Soop paint in blue into the double O's?
What did Lily attempt?
What did Soop think of the rainbow colored clubhouse?
How long did stamp collecting last?
When a board went missing on the clubhouse, what did Soop say happened?
He said someone gave him a window.
What did Nacho write in the dirt?
What did Nacho write in the dirt?
What did Jake say the boys were?
Where was Ernie when the boys met his mother, Heather?
At his art lesson
When the boys returned from break what did they see when they rode their bikes to Soop's place?
The shack was gone, it was a jagged, spashy piles of sticks.
When Lily went to the Cool it Room what did do when she saw the walls filled with tic-tac-toe games?
As Soop was running towards Bump what did Jake do?
He threw up his hands and yelled "Stop, I did it!"
Why did Jake say he did it?
He thought he must have taken pity on him because he was about to get destroyed.
Who did Lily meet at the train station the night of their birthday?
Where did Jake up on his birthday?
In his bed
Why couldn't Jake enjoy is birthday?
Because all he could see was Ernie's eyes.
Why can't Jake sleep?
The eyes hang over him in the dark, like burning stones.
How did Jake find out Soop's last name?
He waited for the mailman and looked through the mailbox
Why did Poppy say to stop trying?
To give life a chance to just happen.
Jake says feeling hated feels like what?
Sunburn on his heart
Why did Jake confess?
Deep down inside he felt guilty
What was the new girls name?
What was Sydney's brother's name?
Where does Devon always want Sydney to take him?
What does Sydney's dad do for a living?
He drives a freight train
After spending the day talking and playing with Sydney and Devon what did Lily say to Poppy?
"I think my new life just found me!"
After he left the boys at the playground where did Jake go.
To Meeker Street.
When he watched Ernie rebuild his clubhouse what did Jake think he was doing?
What do their parents say when they want something?
"If you want it, make it"
When Mrs. Addison changed her mind about putting up a park what did she say she'd rather grow instead of squash?
What did Jake do with the level?
He waited until it was dark and left it inside the Leaning Shack of Meeker Street
What not girly thing did Sydney do when Lily held out the garter snake to her?
She took it out of Lily's hand and lobbed it into the Addison's backyard.
What did Ernie's mom tell Jake at the supermarket
That Jake was his favorite, he liked Jake best.
Why did Ernie go to Jake's house?
To thank him for the carpenters level.
When Mrs. Lindop fed the boys, why did Jake say it was the best lunch Jake ever ate?
The laughs, the talk, the good feelings and the guys.
Why did Lily arrest Bump?
For vandalizing the playground, painting GOOBERS on the pipe
What did the lettering on the tunnel now read?
Tunnel of Doom
Who did Jake see as they pulled into the Lindop's driveway?
Mr. & Mrs. Lindop, Ernie, and to his surprise Lily.
What color did Ernie choose to paint the clubhouse?
How did Ernie get the scar on his hand?
Some kid snuffed out his lit cigarette on the palm of his hand.
Why did playing hide and seek with Devon make Lily sad?
It reminded her of Jake and her inability to play hide and seek.
Who did Lily meet as she left Poppy's door?
The devil dog.
According to Jake what is Bump missing about Goobers?
That it is OK to be a goober
What happened to Jake when he picked up an ice cube from the floor?
He got a sudden feeling, it had to deal with Lily.
How does Jake describe the big black dog bark.
It didn't sound like a friendly bark, more like a don't come an inch closer bark.
What did Lily say to Jake as the dog licked her hand
"You knew, didn't you?"
What was under the tarp?
A red, blue and silver wooden locomotive named California Zephyr
When Jake sat in the train and closed his eyes, where did he feel he was?
When Lily asked Jake what he smelled what did he respond?