Author Quizzes

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Novel Series Titles
If you've stuck with your favorite book series, this quiz will be a snap.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Thomas Pynchon Novels

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The Last Word: Classic Authors VI
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Name the missing final word from the titles of these books.
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'T' Literature Match
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Match the works of literature starting with the letter 'T' to their authors.
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More Barnes & Noble Classics Covers
Curl up and read a classic. Or, you know, just stare at the cover for awhile.
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Philip Roth Novels
'Sheer Playfulness and Deadly Seriousness are my closest friends.'
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19th Century Literature Shooting Gallery
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Match the works to these 19th Century authors.
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Literature of the '60s
Those poor typewriters...
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Milton or Shakespeare?
Luckily, it's one or the other. No other poets made the cut.
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Same Author, Different Characters
A quiz where authors and characters mingle.
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Authors by Last Novel
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Name the authors by their last published novels.
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The Last Word: Contemporary Authors
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Name the missing final word from these books.
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Penguin Drop Caps Series Covers
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Name the authors of the Penguin Drop Caps series from their novel cover.
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The Last Word: Book Titles
Who knew last words were so important? To Kill A Mockingbird just isn't the same without the Mockingbird.
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Missing Word: Popular Book Series
Name the missing words from the titles of these books from a popular series.
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Popular Writers on Wikipedia
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Name the most popular writers on Wikipedia.
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'W' Authors
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Name the authors whose last names begin with W.
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Literary Valentines - It'll Never Last
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Match the (dysfunctional, unrequited or just plain wrong) literary loves to their author.
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'Red' Literature Match
These books will have you seeing red.
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The Last Word: Classic Authors II
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Name the missing final word from the titles of these books by classic authors.
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Fictional Characters and Their Works by Initials
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Name the Fictional Characters and Their Works by Initials.
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Missing Word: Books Beginning with 'N'
Name the missing words from the titles of these 'N' books.
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Three Images: Guess the Writer
Just imagine a few of these authors playing charades together and tell us you're not intrigued!
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Name the Author: Literature (1900-1919)
Check out this early-20th century literature. All the cool kids are doing it.
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