Quick Geek Book Quiz

by Edwin on September 14, 2011

Can you identify the SF/fantasy book or series that each of the below refers to? Some are forehead-slappingly obvious, some rather less so… Good luck!

1] River, Resurrection

2] Tree of Thorns, Keats

3] Gondolin

4] 42

5] The Hunt, Straits of Gibraltar

6] TANSTAAFL

7] Threes

8] Reason, Black Sun

9] Heat Ray

10] Twins, Hourglass

11] Tuesdae (note spelling!)

12] The Way

13] 3 Laws

14] Cyberspace

15] Ploor

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1] River, Resurrection
The Riverworld series, by Philip Jose Farmer

2] Tree of Thorns, Keats
The Hyperion series, by Dan Simmons

3] Gondolin
The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien

4] 42
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams

5] The Hunt, Straits of Gibraltar
The Saga of the Exiles series, Julian May

6] TANSTAAFL
Stranger in a Strange Land, Robert A. Heinlein

7] Threes
Rendezvous with Rama, Arthur C. Clarke

8] Reason, Black Sun
Snowcrash, Neal Stephenson

9] Heat Ray
War of the Worlds, H. G. Wells

10] Twins, Hourglass
The Dragonlance Chronicles, Margaret Weiss & Tracy Hickmann

11] Tuesdae (note spelling!)
Lucifer’s Hammer, Larry Niven & Jerry Pournelle

12] The Way
Eon (and Eternity), Greg Bear

13] 3 Laws
Robots series, Isaac Asimov

14] Cyberspace
Neuromancer, William Gibson

15] Ploor
Lensman series, E. E. Doc Smith

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