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1,000 Quiz – guessing closed

quizRecognize these books that all have over 1,000 pages?

Take your best guesses, be entered to win a prize.  No cheating (using the web to help find answers) or copying.  All extra details can be found here.

Leave your guesses in the comment section until Sunday.  

1. “Do you see over yonder, friend Sancho, thirty or forty hulking giants? I intend to do battle with them and slay them.”   Don Quixote

2. “Jean Valjean had this peculiarity, that he might be said to carry two knapsacks; in one he had the thoughts of a saint, in the other the formidable talents of a convict. He helped himself from one or the other as occasion required.”  Les Miserables

1000 quiz

3.War and Peach (Tolstoy)   4.The Fiery Cross (Gabaldon)   5. Shantaram (Roberts)  6. And the Ladies of the Club (Santmyer)   7. It (King)   8. Imfinite Jest (Wallace)   9. The Executioner’s Song (Mailer)   10. Gone with the Wind (Mitchell)

Answers to last week’s James Garner quiz here.

July 29, 2014 - Posted by | Quizzes

19 Comments »

  1. 2. Les Miserables
    7. It
    10. Gone With the Wind

    I recognize a few of the others but don’t quite know the names! Only three for me this week.

    Comment by Heather | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  2. 1. Man of La Mancha by Cuervantes
    4. The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon
    7. It by Stephen KIng
    9. The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer
    10. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

    I know I did a miserable job today, lol, more coffee!

    Comment by Rita H DuffyGal | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  3. I know #4 is one of the Outlander books. #7 is It and #10 is Gone with the Wind. I pretty much stink at this quiz.

    Comment by BermudaOnion | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  4. 1. Don Quixote.
    2 Les Miserables
    3. Crime and Punishment
    4. The Fiery Cross
    5.Shantaram
    6.And Ladies of the Club.
    7. It.
    8.
    9. The Executioner’s Song.
    10.

    Comment by anne | July 29, 2014 | Reply

    • 75 points! Half for Tolstoy’s other tome 🙂

      Comment by stacybuckeye | August 6, 2014 | Reply

  5. Love these cover quizzes Stacy 🙂

    1. Don Quixote
    2. Les Miserables
    3. War and Peace
    4. The Fiery Cross
    5. Shantaram
    6.
    7. It
    8.
    9. The Executioner’s Song
    10. Gone with the Wind

    Comment by Teddyree | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  6. Hmm… here goes:

    3- War and Peace
    4- I know it’s a Diana Gabaldon book, but don’t know which one 😦
    7- It
    9- The Executioner’s Song
    10- Gone With the Wind

    Comment by Tara | July 29, 2014 | Reply

  7. Darn it! I missed last week’s quiz. :/

    1.
    2. Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
    3. The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon
    4.
    5.
    6.
    7. IT by Stephen King
    8.
    9.
    10. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

    That’s all I can get. 😦

    I received my special prize, by the way. Thank you so much! I absolutely LOVE it. I have yet to post a pic on Facebook, but I will soon. My first bookish mug! ❤

    Comment by thetruebookaddict | July 30, 2014 | Reply

    • 40 points! I’m relieved to hear that the mug made it in one piece!

      Comment by stacybuckeye | August 6, 2014 | Reply

  8. 1. Lonesome Dove
    2. Les Miserables
    3. War and Peace
    4. The Fiery Cross
    5. Shantaram
    6.
    7. It
    8. Infinite Jest
    9. The Executioner’s Song
    10. Gone with the Wind

    Comment by Word Lily | July 30, 2014 | Reply

  9. I’ve looked, no stared, at these three times now and I still only know a few:

    4. One of the Outlander books, and not the first one – Diana Gabaldon
    7. It – Stephen King
    10. Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell

    Comment by Leslie | August 4, 2014 | Reply

    • 25 points! Half for the Gabaldon catch 🙂

      Comment by stacybuckeye | August 6, 2014 | Reply

  10. The only one I know is Gone With The Wind. LOL!!

    Cool idea.

    Comment by Elizabeth P. (Silver's Reviews) | August 17, 2014 | Reply


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