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1 A Day at the Hospital or "Weekends at Bellevue"
Julie Holland wrote a book, "Weekends at Bellevue." Here are some of the terms she used. All terms come from the book.
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10 Q
frosty123
Today!
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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?
Average
10 Q
rednina
Oct 14 11
90 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.
Tough
10 Q
Caseena
Jun 06 11
66 plays
4 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.
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10 Q
CellarDoor
Jul 24 07
246 plays
5 '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.
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10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Dec 30 04
420 plays
6 "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...
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10 Q
Rowena8482
May 04 08
135 plays
7 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.
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10 Q
tan72
Aug 26 07
270 plays
8 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.
Tough
10 Q
dsimpy
Sep 12 10
117 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!
Average
10 Q
Triviaballer
Nov 14 08
675 plays
10 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.
Tough
10 Q
achilles42
Sep 08 07
168 plays
11 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".
Tough
10 Q
jmorrow
May 23 09
123 plays
12 '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.
Tough
20 Q
tjoebigham
Nov 27 01
549 plays
13 "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.
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10 Q
Rowena8482
Jan 12 08
111 plays
14 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?!?!
Difficult
20 Q
Oddball
Feb 07 01
369 plays
15 Langston Hughes
This is a quiz about the great African American poet, Langston Hughes.
Tough
10 Q
jericha
Mar 01 07
201 plays
16 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".
Tough
10 Q
Mariamir
Dec 30 13
123 plays
17 "Duncton Wood", by William Horwood
The first quiz on the six-book series of novels about the moles of Duncton.
Average
10 Q
sancho_pft
Dec 05 06
135 plays
18 Pretty Little Devils
This is a quiz on the teen horror book by Nancy Holder. *Warning: contains a lot of spoilers!*
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10 Q
caligirl21
Apr 17 08
180 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.
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10 Q
fiachra
Dec 02 05
156 plays
20 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.
Tough
20 Q
robynraymer
Jan 26 03
153 plays
21 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.
Average
10 Q
sorrelltail
Oct 09 07
195 plays
22 The Savage World of Robert E. Howard
A quiz about one of the great writers of sword and sorcery and some of his creations.
Tough
15 Q
Oddball
Jun 27 01
222 plays
23 "Hidden Moon" by Lori Handeland
Enjoy this quiz on Handeland's 2007 'Nightcreature' novel.
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10 Q
goblinqueen18
Aug 22 07
129 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.
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10 Q
Priscilla9
Apr 20 06
336 plays
25 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.
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10 Q
pollucci19
Feb 28 14
102 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?
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10 Q
Amanda77586
Feb 21 09
129 plays
27 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.
Tough
20 Q
agony
Feb 03 05
132 plays
28 Boston Jane
This is a quiz on a book by Jennifer L. Holm.
Average
15 Q
Thark
May 20 08
162 plays
29 Murder in Maggody -- A Who's Who
Maggody (rhymes with raggedy) is a fictional town in Arkansas created by mystery writer Joan Hess. Can you answer these questions about the people who live in Maggody with police chief Arly Hanks?
Tough
10 Q
kristina71
Jun 20 04
126 plays
30 Jack Higgins Books
Jack Higgins has written many bestsellers, including the "Eagle Has Landed" which was made into a popular film starring Michael Caine and Donald Sutherland. What do you know about his books?
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10 Q
HummingMonkey
Aug 12 12
105 plays
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