Try the questions below in the third round of the Library Resource Management Team’s book quiz.
Answers will be revealed on Monday here on the blog.
1. From which language is the novel “The Elegance of the Hedgehog” translated?
2. With which title did Salman Rushdie win the Booker prize?
a) Moor’s Last Sigh
b) Satanic verses
c) Midnight’s Children
3. In what publication was Wilkie Collins’ novel “The Woman in White” first serialised?
a) “All the Year Round”
b) “Bentley’s Miscellany”
c) “Household Words”
4. What is the profession of C.J. Sansom’s character Shardlake?
5. Olive Kitteridge is married to a
c) Piano player
6. Complete the title of Sue Black’s book “All that remains”
a) A life in death
b) Life after death
c) Death is not the end
7. What is the name of the Labrador in Kate Atkinson’s novel “Big Sky”
8. Who features in “Elizabeth is Missing”?
9. In ‘His Bloody Project’ by Graeme Macrae Burnet from what village is Roderick Macrae?
10. In which novel by Jane Austen does the following quote appear?
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid”.
c) Northanger Abbey
c) Sense and Sensibility
Our second round in the Friday book quiz from the Library Resource Management Team.
The answers will be revealed on Monday and look out for the third round next Friday.
1. Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South – in which novel?
a) Where the crawdads sing
c) An American marriage
2. Which creature features in the title of this Maja Lunde’s novel?
a) The history of people
b) The history of bees
c) The history of unicorns
3. “A natural” deals with the struggles of a young footballer, the author is?
a) Ross Raisin
b) Andy Apple
c) Fraser Fish
4. “Stories of the law and how it’s broken” is the subtitle of which novel?
a) Crime and punishment
b) The cases of Taggart
c) The secret barrister
5. Which novel deals with the disappearance of three pupils from Appleyard College and the aftermath from this?
a) Ghost wall
b) The Van Apfel girls are gone
c) Picnic at hanging rock
6. The “Salt path” by Raynor Winn follows the coastal path from where in the UK?
a) Somerset to Dorset
b) Kent to Hampshire
c) Lincolnshire to Northumbria
7. Witold Pilecki is the subject of which award-winning book by Jack Fairweather?
a) The survivor
b) The volunteer
c) The hero
8. Which of the following is the title of a novel by Charlie Mackesy
a) The boy, the fox, the badger and the horse
b) The boy, the goldfish, the fox and the horse
c) The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse
9. Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are the main characters in which novel by Hallie Rubenhold?
a) The girls
b) The five
c) The circle
10. Which workplace features in the title of this Joanne Ramos novel?
a) The farm
b) The office
c) The factory
Just for fun, our Library Resource Management Team have set you a quick book quiz!
The answers will be revealed on Monday’s blog. And come back next Friday for another round of questions.
1. Which of the following is a book by David Peace, author of “The damned united”?
a) Patient X
b) Ground zero
c) Guinea pig
2. “The house by the loch” is a title by which Scottish personality?
a) Sarah Smith
b) Kirsty Wark
c) Chris Hoy
3. Which of the following is a title by Elif Shafak?
a) 10 minutes 38 seconds in this strange world
b) 10 minutes 39 seconds in this strange world
c) 10 minutes 40 seconds in this strange world
4. What is the missing word from the title of this Doug Johnstone book, “A dark “?
5. According to Oyinkan Braithewaite who is a serial killer?
a) My brother
b) My sister
c) My mother
6. What colour of coat does the man have in the recent title by Julian Barnes?
7. According to Manda Scott, what do you call a group of spies?
a) A cloak of spies
b) A treachery of spies
c) A zone of spies
8. From which scandinavian country does Thomas Erikson, the author of “surrounded by idiots”, come from?
9. Which Adrian Tchaikovsky novel is described here: “Beneath its baneful light, Shadrapar, last of all cities, harbours fewer than 100,000 human souls. Built on the ruins of countless civilisations, Shadrapar is a museum, an asylum, a prison on a world that is ever more alien to humanity. Bearing witness to the desperate struggle for existence between life old and new is Stefan Advani: rebel, outlaw, survivor”?
a) Cage of souls
b) Children of ruin
c) Walking to Aldebaran
10. Jean McConville is the subject of which book by Patrick Keefe?
a) Do nothing
b) Say nothing
c) Hear nothing