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Missing Word: Books Beginning with 'H'
Name the missing words from the titles of these 'H' books.
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Missing Word: Books Beginning with 'A'

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Barnes & Noble Classics Covers
These covers aren't quite the ones we remembered, but they'll do.
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Who's Writing Green Eggs and Ham?
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Pick the author who is being imitated in each passage.
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20 Best Opening Lines From Novels
These novels got started on the right foot. Where they went after that, we can't say.
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She Wrote Him
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Match the female authors to their male characters.
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'C' Authors
These authors help give the letter C a good name in the literary world.
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Famous Historical 'E' First Names
Ever heard of these people? We're pretty sure you have.
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Don DeLillo Novels
Today is author Don DeLillo's 78th birthday. Can you name the 16 novels he's written?
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Famous Authors by Their Deaths
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Pick the famous authors by the way, location and year they died.
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Literature Surnames A-Z
Names like 'Chuzzlewit' and 'Scrooge' are the main reason Charles Dickens was so successful.
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky Novels
This Russian knew how to write conflicted characters. Whew!
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Literary Meal Time
You'll need to be a calorie burner after reading these page turners.
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Literature from 1900-1919
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Name the Literature of the 1910's.
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Male Author Match-Up
These male authors and their characters just need a little bonding time.
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Literature of the '60s
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Name the Literature of the '60s.
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Poetry Shooting Gallery
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Match the correct poems with their authors.
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Female Author Match-Up
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Match the female authors to their female characters.
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'S' Authors
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Name the authors whose last names begin with S.
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Harold Bloom on Authors
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Pick the author about whom Harold Bloom* is writing.
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Missing Word: 18th Century Literature
Name the missing words in these 18th century literary works.
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'B' Authors
These authors may be 2nd in the alphabet, but they are first in our hearts.
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Authors Sharing Names
Aspiring authors out there - if you create a pen name, you can join this list!
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Missing Word: His Stories
Name the missing words in these literary works featuring male names.
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