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Quiz Books

Here you will find links to quiz books available to purchase or download to your tablets…..


mastermind quiz book

  • MASTERMIND QUIZ BOOK

  • The ultimate test of knowledge, memory and nerve, the long-running BBC show Mastermind has been testing contestants’ mettle in the famous black chair for over four decades now, and the Mastermind Quiz Book gives you the chance to see if you can rise to the challenge too! With over 3,500 tricky questions from the Mastermind archives, the diverse variety of topics cover everything from Classical Mythology to Medical Science and Johnny Cash. From fiendishly difficult general knowledge teasers to in-depth tests of specialist subjects, this book will challenge your mental strength.

  • It also includes a foreword from current presenter John Humphry.

  • Product code: MIND
  • ISBN: 9781849903967
  • Publisher: Ebury Press
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 20.8cm x 16.0cm
  • Pages: 576
  • Publish date: 06/09/2012

RRP at £14.99, it’s available from the BOOK PEOPLE


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YOURS QUIZZICALLY…

 CONFESSIONS OF A TV QUIZ ADDICT

By David St.John

David St John is a professional comedy entertainer, with a lifetime of appearing on stages across the UK and overseas, who decided to try his luck on a TV quiz show in 1982. Having won ‘The Sale of the Century’, he then followed up with some 34 appearances over the next thirty years, on many top-rated shows. In July 2014, David was validated by the Guinness Book of World Records, with the most TV quiz show appearances. This book offers an insight to how to apply, audition and take part in a show, along with detailed chapters on each of his individual programmes. Read about the celebrity presenters and fellow contestants, with the experience of being in a television studio, being watched by millions of viewers as David battles against the many odds. Enjoy the amusing stories, along with many jokes that relate to each show title, with contributions from some well-known names, including Gyles Brandreth, Daphne ‘Egghead’ Fowler and other ‘Quizlings’, including this well-known TV and radio quiz host:
“Quiz shows and panel games are very popular in Britain and a book about their development and style, and those who present them, is what the public will enjoy reading.”

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1643 KB
  • Print Length: 272 pages
  • Publisher: DSJP (8 Dec. 2014)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English

RRP at £1.99, it’s available from AMAZON


THE REALLY TRICKY SPORTS QUIZ BOOK

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“The Really Tricky Sports Quiz Book” has been compiled by David Jenkins and Ian Starkie, based on questions that were devised for the Stone (Staffordshire) Cricket Club Sports Quiz between 2011 and 2014. The book has 70 rounds of 10 questions with each round being worth between 10 and 38 marks. In addition, there are 20 tables of sporting facts to be completed throughout the book. There are 13 different sports covered, although football and cricket have the lion’s share, and several thematic rounds, including decades, managers, geography, captains and birthdays!

Where possible, questions have been devised to stand the test of time but we have used 31st March 2015 as the up-to-date point. The questions have been designed for groups to have a go at so we suggest that you share them with friends and family.

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We have initially printed 1500 books and we need to sell 400 to cover the printing costs. To tempt you to buy a copy (or preferably copies!) of “The Really Tricky Sports Quiz Book” here are some sample questions:- – Which footballer, whose clubs include Chelsea and Stoke City, came on as a substitute to replace his father in an international against Estonia in 1996? – Three Indians have scored more than 2000 test runs and taken over 200 Test wickets. Who are they? – Five golfers have represented Team USA 8 or more times in the Ryder Cup. Two of them made their first appearance in the 60s, one in the 70s and two in the 90s. Name them. – Since the Second World War, which three Great Britain athletes have won Olympic medals in the Men’s triple jump? – Who is the only woman to have won 8 grand slam singles titles as a teenager? – Which circuit has hosted the most Formula 1 grand prix – 64 – missing only one year between 1950 and 2014?

“The Really Tricky Sports Quiz Book” costs £6.99 or £8.50 including p&p (UK) and is available from…

The Willows Publishing Co Ltd, 17 The Willows, Stone, Staffordshire ST15 0DE.

Payment can be by cheque or directly into the bank.

For further details contact:-

David Jenkins jenkins.willows@ntlworld.com Tel 01785 814700
Ian Starkie ianstarkie@aol.com Tel 01889 271046


AMAZING & EXTRAORDINARY FACTS

By Stephen Halliday

London Jacket (Mobile)RYDON PUBLISHING is a new publisher of high-quality, informative and above all entertaining books. These provide a fascinating and often nostalgic insight into the history of the world around us, both past and present. Tales of iconic buildings, surprising events and colourful characters combine to reveal the history of this world famous capital city.

 Other books in the series include Railways, The English Countryside, London Underground and Cathedrals and Abbeys. Many more will be added from March 2016.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781910821022
  • Series: Amazing and Extraordinary Facts
  • Publisher: Rydon Publishing
  • Imprint: Rydon Publishing
  • Publication date: 28 Sep 2015
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 130mm (w) x 172mm (h) x 17mm (d)
  • RRP £9.99

Rydon Publishing. 8 Liberty Way, Exeter, Devon EX2 7AS UK


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