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Harry Potter Quiz – The Answers

We certainly have Harry Potter on the brain this weekend and can’t wait to devour Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. For those of you who tested your Harry Potter knowledge, here are the correct answers: Q. Who wrote Advanced Potion Making? A. Libatius Borage Q. What color is the egg of a Ukrainian Ironbelly? A. Turquoise Q. […]

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How Well Do You Know Harry Potter?

Harry Potter and Friends In honor of the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, we asked the biggest Harry Potter fan we know (she’s 10 and falls into level 5 – see below) to put together a quiz to test your Harry Potter knowledge. Depending on what level of Potterhead you are will determine how […]

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AbeBooks’ Literary Link Lineup

Ten literary links to get your week started: 1. Lithub talks about 5 books making news this week. 2. LA Times interviews author Amy Stewart (The Drunken Botanist, Wicked Plants) about her new fiction book Girl Waits With Gun. 3. NPR Books presents an End of Summer Comics Collection. 4. BookRiot tells us What Happens […]

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A Visual Quiz: 30 Classic Children’s Books

Do you think you know children’s books? How well? Would you say the images of book covers from childhood are embedded in your brain? Well, here’s a chance to find out. Test your mettle with this quiz of 30 classic childhood book covers. We chose the most iconic kids’ books we could think of, took […]

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A Leap Day Love Quiz: Literary Proposals

In some regions, tradition states that the only time a woman may propose marriage to a man is during a leap year – or only on Leap Day, according to still stricter folks.

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Daily literary quiz questions

For those of you who don’t know, AbeBooks.com has a page on FaceBook and every day on that page we ask a daily literary quiz question. For example earlier this week we asked our little group to name the American author who’s drinking led him to working as a garbage man towards the end of […]

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AbeBooks’ literary charades: name these books

Everyone loves to play charades, right? Well, this is literary charades with a little help from Youtube – you have the guess the books that Beth, Christi and myself are describing without the use of speech. Enjoy.

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Daily literary trivia questions

If you are a big fan of trivia questions then please visit our Facebook fan page. Monday to Friday we post a literary brainteaser on our wall. For instance, this morning’s question asks you to identify the book that features this little animal on its cover. Somebody got it in about three minutes…much to my […]

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Take the Harry Potter quiz

The Guardian has a Harry Potter quiz. I got eight out of 10 and that’s not bad for someone who isn’t a complete Harry Potter nutter. I have, of course, read all the books…aloud…to my daughter, who now says she wants to read them all by herself.

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Libraries in literature quiz

Test your knowledge with this quiz from The Guardian. I got five out of 10.

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