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1 A Prayer For The Dying
Jack Higgins broke onto the International Best Sellers list with his novel "The Eagle Has Landed", which represents the tip of his great body of work. This quiz will give you the plot outline and you need to identify the story.
Not Rated
10 Q
0 plays
2 The Hollows Series-Dead Witch Walking
This is my favorite book series, also known as the Rachel Morgan series by Kim Harrison. How deep can you go into...The Hollows?
10 Q
Oct 14 11
84 plays
3 Jean Hegland's "Into the Forest"
Hegland's debut novel is about two sisters who deal with the changing world after a series of crises sap them of electricity and other modern conveniences.
10 Q
Jun 06 11
60 plays
4 "The Cry of the Icemark" part 1
"The Cry of the Icemark" is the first book in the Icemark Chronicles series written by Stuart Hill. It has won many awards like the 2005 Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the 2006 Highlands Children's Book award for long novels.
10 Q
May 21 11
63 plays
5 The Mysteries of Tony Hillerman
Tony Hillerman's popular mystery novels take place in the sweeping mountains and deserts of New Mexico and Arizona, amidst a culture very different from that of the mainstream United States. Test your knowledge of his work.
10 Q
Jul 24 07
231 plays
6 Dead Witch Walking (Kim Harrison)
Kim Harrison is the author of a series of books set in Cincinnati. In her world, humans were decimated by a virus and vampires, witches, pixies, elves and werewolves are real.
10 Q
Aug 26 07
255 plays
7 'Siddhartha' by Herman Hesse
A simple quiz regarding a beautiful book. Herman Hesse first published this book in his native German in 1922, but it is a worthy read in any translation. I wish you luck.
10 Q
Dec 30 04
414 plays
8 "Invitation to the Game" by Monica Hughes
How much do you remember about this story of a bleak future for the masses of "unemployeds" written by Monica Hughes...
Very Difficult
10 Q
May 04 08
132 plays
9 The Gift of the Magi
This quiz tests players' knowledge of the short story "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry. Best of luck!
10 Q
Nov 14 08
630 plays
10 Nick Hornby: 'Juliet, Naked'
A quiz about 'Juliet, Naked' (2009), a novel by the author of 'High Fidelity' (1995) and 'About a Boy' (1998). It definitely helps to have read the book.
10 Q
Sep 12 10
117 plays
11 Sean Dillon
For anybody who has read anything by Jack Higgins, Sean Dillon is a familiar name. See how much you know about this lovable rogue.
10 Q
Sep 08 07
156 plays
12 The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street
When Helene Hanff visited London in 1971, she chronicled her journey in a diary that she kept of her trip. These humorous diary entries formed the basis of "The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street", her follow-up to the charming "84, Charing Cross Road".
10 Q
May 23 09
120 plays
13 '84, Charing Cross Road'
The late Helene Hanff burst on the literary scene with this collection of letters she wrote for two decades to a used book store. Now it's a minor classic.
20 Q
Nov 27 01
546 plays
14 "The Last Legionary" books by Douglas Hill
"The Last Legionary" books by Douglas Hill tell the story of Keill Randor, sole survivor of the radiation bomb which wiped out the finest fighting force the Galaxy had ever known, and his quest for revenge.
Very Difficult
10 Q
Jan 12 08
111 plays
15 And It's No, Nay, Never...
"The Wild Rover" is the song with the recognizable chorus beginning with "And it's no, nay, never..." Like the young man in the song, many protagonists in G.A. Henty's books leave home for adventure, then return to "play the wild rover no more".
10 Q
Dec 30 13
108 plays
16 M*A*S*H - The Book
Does anybody remember Richard Hooker...the guy that started this whole thing with an irreverent, dark comic expose on the medical front in the Korean War?...Anyone?!?!
20 Q
Feb 07 01
360 plays
17 Langston Hughes
This is a quiz about the great African American poet, Langston Hughes.
10 Q
Mar 01 07
198 plays
18 Pretty Little Devils
This is a quiz on the teen horror book by Nancy Holder. *Warning: contains a lot of spoilers!*
10 Q
Apr 17 08
168 plays
19 Gerard Manley Hopkins
Hopkins is my favourite poet. I love the fire of his language and his keen observation of nature. His agonizing depression still reaches out. When I read his works I learn something new about myself. This quiz is a labour of love.
10 Q
Dec 02 05
141 plays
20 "Duncton Wood", by William Horwood
The first quiz on the six-book series of novels about the moles of Duncton.
10 Q
Dec 05 06
129 plays
21 Ursula Hegi's "Stones From the River"
This beautifully written novel takes place in a small German town during World War II. It shows Nazi Germany from the POVs of ordinary and extraordinary Germans.
20 Q
Jan 26 03
153 plays
22 The Cry of the Icemark
My quiz is on my passion for battle. I say this because in "The Cry Of The Icemark" there are lots of battles. This book is by Stuart Hill.
10 Q
Oct 09 07
192 plays
23 "Hidden Moon" by Lori Handeland
Enjoy this quiz on Handeland's 2007 'Nightcreature' novel.
10 Q
Aug 22 07
126 plays
24 Mein Kampf
This biography, dictated from Adolf Hitler, the dictator of Germany, to University student Rudolf Hess, is full of ramblings and repetitions. Let's see if you know what the English translated version contained.
10 Q
Apr 20 06
300 plays
25 The Savage World of Robert E. Howard
A quiz about one of the great writers of sword and sorcery and some of his creations.
15 Q
Jun 27 01
219 plays
26 "The Endless Steppe", by Esther Hautzig
How well do you remember this autobiographical novel about young Esther Rudomin, a Polish Jew deported to Siberia with her family during World War II?
10 Q
Feb 21 09
120 plays
27 Gnomes !
This quizzie is based upon a book by Wil Huygen called 'Gnomes'. Explore your imagination !
10 Q
Aug 04 01
564 plays
28 The "Starbridge" Series by Susan Howatch
A quiz on Susan Howatch's remarkable series of novels on the Church of England in the 20th Century. This quiz is on both the "Starbridge" and "St Benet" novels.
20 Q
Feb 03 05
129 plays
29 Boston Jane
This is a quiz on a book by Jennifer L. Holm.
15 Q
May 20 08
147 plays
30 The Raw Shark Texts
Questions on Steven Hall's "The Raw Shark Texts".
10 Q
Nov 16 08
111 plays
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