Author Quizzes

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Authors by Non-Fiction Book Cover
Just because it's non-fiction, that doesn't make it all true.
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'A' Authors
These authors are always first...alphabetically speaking.
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Missing Word: Books Beginning with 'L'
Name the missing words from the titles of these 'L' books.
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D.H. Lawrence Novels
Today would have been D.H. Lawrence's 129th birthday. Happy Birthday man, we have computers now!
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Book Blanket: Four-Word Titles
A blanket made of books? I hope it's well...red!
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44 Famous Characters: Which Author?
-Editor Pick-
Pick the authors to match the characters.
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Female Authors Match
These women know a thing or two about the written word.
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Three-Part Names: Authors
We have to assume the more names you have as an author, the more you get paid.
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Play-ing Novelists
-Curator Pick-
Match the author to one of his/her novels AND plays.
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Black Authors Literature Match
-Curator Pick-
Match these Black Authors with their Works of Literature.
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The Word Is Not Sporcle (Book Titles)
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Pick the the word in each title from the New York Times 100 greatest novels that has been replaced by the word 'Sporcle'.
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Missing Word: Books Beginning with 'I'
Name the missing words from the titles of these 'I' books.
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Well-Known Literature (A-Z)
These are the books that get to sit at the popular table.
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Poems by Opening Verse (Clickable)
-Editor Pick-
Pick the author and title of each poem from their opening verses.
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Literature Surnames A-Z
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Name these characters' surnames A-Z from these books.
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American Literature Shooting Gallery
-Editor Pick-
Pick the correct works for the authors listed in this shooting gallery.
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English Literature Shooting Gallery
-Editor Pick-
Match these English literary works to their authors.
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RIYECHI: Where Logic Meets Crosswords (3x3)
-Editor Pick-
Fill in the 3-letter words that fit crossword-style according to the rules below. Riyechi reprinted courtesy of the author. See comments for more Riyechi puzzles.
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Author-Character Mix
-Editor Pick-
Match the authors who have switched surnames with one of their characters.
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Fictional Characters by Description
Whole books have been written on these characters, but we've got them summed up in a few phrases.
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50 More Characters: 50 More Books
-Editor Pick-
Pick the books to match the characters.
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Sci-fi author matchup
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Match the Sci-fi authors to their titles.
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Literary Sixes
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Name the various sextets in the given literary categories? (SEE GAME NOTES).
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