More Literature Trivia
The 1930's. Jacob Jankowski, narrator of Sara Gruen's 2006 novel "Water For Elephants", was training to be a veterinarian.
Victor Hugo. "Les Miserables" is a novel that follows the lives of several French characters from 1815 to the 1832 "June Rebellion".
Colin. It is feared that Colin will grow up to be a hunchback like his father.
Edward Bear. In A.A. Milne's "Winnie the Pooh", Edward Bear says he would like an exciting name all to himself so Christopher Robin names him.
The Globe. Shakespeare's company erected the Globe theatre.
In A Nursing Home. Jacob befriends a nurse named Rosemary in the novel "Water for Elephants".