Literature Quiz / American Lit

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He / She wroteAuthorOther Info on author
The Old Man and the SeaLived in Paris, Cuba, and Key West
The Red Badge of CourageAlso wrote 'The Open Boat'
The PearlAlso wrote The Grapes of Wrath
To Kill a MockingbirdStill lives in Alabama
'Young Goodman Brown'Born and worked in Salem Mass
The Scarlet LetterWrote a lot about the Puritans
The CrucibleAlso wrote Death of a Salesman
Huckleberry FinnHis real name was Samuel Clemens
'The Gift of the MagiBuried in Asheville
...many short stories with surprise endingsReal name was William Sydney Porter
He / She wroteAuthorOther Info on author
Bartleby the ScrivnerAlso wrote Moby Dick
'The Tell Tale Heart'Also wrote poems such as 'The Raven'
'The Fall of the House of Usher'Wrote macabre stories
The Great GatsbyLived at Grove Park Inn; his wife Zelda died here
As I Lay Dying & The Sound and the Furyfrom Oxford, Mississippi
Look Homeward AngelBorn and buried in Asheville, house is here
Uncle Tom's CabinHelped against abolition of slavery
Little WomenHelped women's rights and life
'Concord Hymn'Poet and devotee of Nature
hundreds of short poemsLived quiet life in Massachusetts

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