The actual question should be, “what kind of bookworm are you?” I did score a 20 here. What about you?
Which librarian are you?
The above link goes to a quiz to find out which fictional librarian you are like.
I got Mrs. Phelps from Matilda. I don’t know what other librarians are available on this list, but I am curious about what others get.
BBC 100 books
I got 17, which is better than 52% of the people who took the quiz. The average was 32, though.
I have never read Fifty Shades, Never took a Selfie with an Author, Never watched Passionflix, never threatened to go Misery on an author. So, that brings me to a total of… 4
how many have you read?
Take the quiz above and see how many of these 100 BBC books you’ve read.
I have read fifteen.
Below is the list. It’s long. The quiz is easier to read through.
Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
Harry Potter Series – JK Rowling (All)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
Wuthering Heights – Emily Brontë
His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman
Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
Little Women (Louisa May Alcott)
Tess of the D’urbervilles – Thomas Hardy
Complete Works of Shakespeare
Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier
Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks
The Time Traveler’s Wife – Audrey Niffenegger
Middlemarch – George Eliot
Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
Bleak House – Charles Dickens
War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
The Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame)
David Copperfield – Charles Dickens
Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (C.S.Lewis)
Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De Berniere
Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden
Winnie-The-Pooh (A. A. Milne)
Animal Farm – George Orwell
The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown
One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving
The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
Anne of Green Gables – LM Montgomery
Far From the Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy
The Handmaid’s Tale (Margaret Atwood)
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons
Sense and Sensibility (Jane Austen)
A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth
The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon
A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon
Love in the Time of Cholera
Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
The Secret History – Donna Tartt
The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold
Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas
On the Road (Jack Kerouac)
Jude the Obscure – Thomas Hardy
Bridget Jones’s Diary (Helen Fielding)
Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie
Moby Dick – Herman Melville
Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens
The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson
Notes From a Small Island – Bill Bryson
The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
Swallows and Amazons – Arthur Ransome
Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray
A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens
Butt Atlas (David Mitchell)
The Colour Purple – Alice Walker
The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)
A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
Charlotte’s Web – EB White (E.B. White)
The Five People You Meet in Heaven – Mitch Albom
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Faraway Tree Collection – Enid Blyton
Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
The Little Prince – Antoine De Saint Exupery
The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks
Watership Down – Richard Adams
A Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole
A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute
The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Roald Dahl)
Les Miserables – Victor Hugo
which hitchhikers guide character are you?
Take the quiz and find out! I missed towel day on 5/25, but I saved the quiz. I found that I’m
You’re an average sort of ape descendant who thrives on predictability. When someone threatens your comfortable routine, watch out! You may have a moment or two of senseless panic, but you recover fast and will fight tooth and nail for the things that matter to you.
Yea, I am not surprised.
Here’s a quiz:
(Can you pass Classical Literature 101?) Don’t press the green “Start” button. Press the blue “Let’s play” button.
I got an A+, but I hadn’t read most of the books. I just knew the plots of the stories. How did you do?