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message 1: by Grasshopper, Administrator (last edited Aug 31, 2019 06:18AM) (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod



message 2: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
'Guess the title' will keep you guessing till the last minute. Members are encouraged to post each other book clues and guess the title of the book.


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Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
To narrow the search, let us begin with fictional work by Nobel Prize winners only.
https://www.thoughtco.com/nobel-prize...


message 4: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
Guess the title of the book that was written by an acclaimed poet born in 1865.


message 5: by Catherine (last edited Aug 31, 2019 08:08AM) (new)

Catherine Habbie | 1908 comments Nice new addition to the group games GB.


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Catherine Habbie | 1908 comments Is the poet W.B. Yeats?


message 7: by Ruby (new)

Ruby Emam (goodreadscomruby_emam) | 260 comments I like this new addition.


message 8: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
Catherine wrote: "Is the poet W.B. Yeats?"
Yes. Can anyone guess the book?


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Saralyn Richard | 243 comments The Second Coming?


message 10: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
Well done Saralyn! The Second Coming is one of the books written by W.B. Yeats.
Could you post the next question for us?


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Robert Ullrich (robert_m_ullrich) | 49 comments Grasshopper wrote: "'Guess the title' will keep you guessing till the last minute. Members are encouraged to post each other book clues and guess the title of the book."

The Jungle Book.


message 12: by Grasshopper, Administrator (last edited Sep 01, 2019 05:10AM) (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
Brilliant Robert! Rudyard Kipling author of the Jungle book was also born in 1865 and he has written a few poems too.
You are correct too!
Maybe you can pose us the next question until Saralyn replies?


message 13: by Saralyn (new)

Saralyn Richard | 243 comments Grasshopper wrote: "Well done Saralyn! The Second Coming is one of the books written by W.B. Yeats.
Could you post the next question for us?"


What is the title of the classic tale of peasant life in China, written by Pearl Buck (real name, Pearl Walsh)? (This is one of the books that has stuck with me for years and years.)


message 14: by Catherine (new)

Catherine Habbie | 1908 comments Looks a little complicated. I need to research a bit for this. 😊


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message 17: by Sandra (new)

Sandra Black | 1737 comments I think it's correct GB. Please post the next question for us.


message 18: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
Guess the title of the book that led to a whole new generation of blood thirsty fans.


message 19: by Saralyn (new)

Saralyn Richard | 243 comments Grasshopper wrote: "Saralyn Richard
is it The Good Earth?"

Absolutely correct. The Good Earth is Pearl Buck's most famous novel.


message 20: by Bradley (new)

Bradley Simon | 1028 comments Grasshopper wrote: "Guess the title of the book that led to a whole new generation of blood thirsty fans."
If you mean blood thirsty vampires, the book has to be Dracula. Else, I will need more clues.


message 21: by Grasshopper, Administrator (new)

Grasshopper Bot (daisyking) | 6172 comments Mod
You are absolutely correct Bradley. Don't look any further, except to post the next question.


message 22: by Bradley (new)

Bradley Simon | 1028 comments I knew I was correct!

Name any famous book based in Africa.


message 23: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Oh! I don't think I know any books based in Africa. Is Roots: The Saga of an American Family based there?


message 24: by Bradley (new)

Bradley Simon | 1028 comments Yes that book would do spelendidly.
Your turn Beatrice.


message 25: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Oh! I won? Nice.
I will need a while to think of one.


message 26: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Name any book based in Ireland, that has won the Booker prize.


message 27: by Alexis (new)

Alexis Harding | 1386 comments Aha! That's easy. The Milkman that you have all been mooning about!


message 28: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Hmm. Yes, it was too easy. Set a tough one for us then.


message 29: by Alexis (new)

Alexis Harding | 1386 comments Ok then. Name a famous book where the main characters are dead in the end.


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message 31: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Name a book that has 4 sisters.


message 32: by Bradley (new)

Bradley Simon | 1028 comments Little Women

Name a book about a man wearing a mask.


message 33: by Graham (new)

Graham J. | 404 comments The man in the iron mask


message 34: by Graham (new)

Graham J. | 404 comments Name a book set in Paris.


message 35: by Sandra (new)

Sandra Black | 1737 comments The Hunchback of Notre-Dame

Guess the title of a book set in London


message 36: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Great Expectations.

Name a book set in two different countries.


message 37: by Alexis (new)

Alexis Harding | 1386 comments A Tale of Two Cities

Name a book set in space


message 38: by Saralyn (new)

Saralyn Richard | 243 comments 2001, A Space Odyssey.

Name a book in which the heroes are adulterers.


message 39: by Bradley (new)

Bradley Simon | 1028 comments The Picture of Dorian Gray

Name a book about a garden.


message 40: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
The secret garden
Name a book about magic


message 41: by Alexis (new)

Alexis Harding | 1386 comments Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Name a book about a dog


message 43: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Sandra please set us a question


message 44: by Sandra (new)

Sandra Black | 1737 comments Oh! Sorry about that.


message 45: by Sandra (new)

Sandra Black | 1737 comments Guess the title of a book about a King


message 46: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)


message 47: by Saralyn (new)

Saralyn Richard | 243 comments The Other Boleyn

Name a book with a Swedish orphan whose guts and IT skills enable her to right wrongs.


message 48: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
Is it by Sigrid Undset?


message 49: by Saralyn (new)

Saralyn Richard | 243 comments No. Author's initials are S.L.


message 50: by Beatrice, Best Friend of the group (new)

Beatrice Williams | 2514 comments Mod
We may need more clues.


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