Strictly for the birds

By Blue Lion. The correct response for each of these clues is a collective noun for the type of bird mentioned before the clue.

(3/-1) Quail: Last name of the author of "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People".59333
(6/-2) Peacocks: To "pass" this means that you have been found acceptable.8708
(9/-3) Swallows: A selection of wines presented for tasting.53636
(12/-4) Finches: In the Harry Potter series, wizards use the "Memory" this to make Muggles forget the magic they had just seen.35456
(15/-5) Parrots: “Bobby”, a single man who won’t commit to a woman, is the main character of this 1970 Stephen Sondheim musical.26168

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