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Quiz – Numbers

Brief clues to help you find 18 tales with numbers in the title – some tricky, some easy!


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    Introducing us to Big Brother, Newspeak and Room 101.

    • 1984
    • 1989
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    A satirical World War 2 novel subtitled The Children’s Crusade.

    • Slaughterhouse 5
    • Slaughterhouse 10
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    A dystopian novel published in 1953.

    • Fahrenheit 451
    • Snowpiercer 2
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    A Victorian classic set on both sides of the English Channel.

    • A Tale of Two Cities
    • A Story of Five Cities
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    The second book in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.

    • The Two Towers
    • The Two Pillars
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    Featuring a Gox who can box and a Yink who drinks pink ink!

    • One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
    • One Fish, Two Fish, Green Fish, Pink Fish
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    Modern thriller about a high school shooting.

    • Nineteen Minutes
    • Thirty Minutes
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    Viola loves Orsino who loves Olivia who loves Viola (thinking she’s a boy called Cesario)!

    • Twelfth Night
    • Thirteenth Night
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    A 1967 novel that tells of the Buendia family.

    • One Hundred Years of Solitude
    • One Year of Solitude
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    The adventures of Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D’Artagnan.

    • The Three Musketeers
    • The Three Adventurers
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    The second Sherlock Holmes book.

    • The Sign of Four
    • The Sign of Three
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    Comic diaries of an adolescent boy during the Thatcher years.

    • The Secret Life of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 ¾
    • The Secret Life of Adrian Mole, Aged 16.
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    A series of novels set in Botswana.

    • The Number One Ladies’ Detective Agency
    • The Number Three Mens’ Detective Agency
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    Written in 1915, made into a Hitchcock film 20 years later.

    • The 39 Steps
    • The 50 Stairs
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    A book, a film and a saying about an absurd situation.

    • Catch 22
    • Catch 21
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    A young adult novel, the first of the Lorien Legacies.

    • I Am Number Four
    • I Am Number One
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    Introducing Cruella de Vil.

    • 101 Dalmations
    • Two Spotty dogs
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    The last of the Little House books.

    • The First Four Years
    • The Last Three Years

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