Author Quizzes

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Books Around The World
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Name the places (large and small) associated with these book titles when given a geographic hint.
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One Novel Wonders

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Fictional Characters from Description I, World Lit
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Pick the Fictional Characters from Description I (World Literature).
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100 Books, 100 Authors
If all these authors were to get in a royal rumble style fight, who would win?
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Lost in Translation: Book Titles
This is why you can never trust the Internet to give you a decent translation.
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'B' Literary Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the authors based on the 'b' characters.
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First Words of First Novels
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Pick the first word in the title of each of these authors' first novels.
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Author Word Match
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Match the author's surname to a word that appears in one of the author's book titles.
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Missing Word: Female Fiction A-Z
Name the missing A-Z words in these books by women.
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Children's Authors (A-Z)
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Name the children's authors for each letter of the alphabet except Q and X because of a lack of authors with last names beginning with Q or X.
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Jane Austen Beaus
You know when we're throwing around a word like 'beau' we're probably dealing with Jane Austen.
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Authors and Works A-Z
If anyone knows the alphabet well, it should be a famous author.
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Missing Word: Classic Literature
Can you fill in the blank in these classic titles?
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5 Letter Names in Literature
You wouldn't want your pen name to be too long or else you might run out of ink.
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Stephen King Novels per Letter
How creeped out are we by this quiz? Very.
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Famous Historical 'D' First Names
From the dastardly to the divine...these people represent the letter D with distinction.
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Authors' 'House's
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Pick the books or plays with the word 'house' in their title given their author.
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Do You Read More than a 16-year-old?
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Pick the authors of these books/plays commonly read by 16-year-olds*.
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You Probably Read It in High School
They've managed to leave out our high school yearbook, but that's probably for the best.
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30 Classic Novels in 60 Seconds
We've heard of speed reading, but this is taking it too far.
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Horror Story Shoot-down
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Pick the works of horror written by each author.
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Literary Women - Author/Title Match
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Match these "Woman"ly titles to their authors
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The UK's Most Profitable Authors
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Name the all-time most profitable authors in terms of UK sales (as of 2012).
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Word Ladder: Contemporary Writer
Name the words in this Haruki Murakami novel themed word ladder.
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