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Alexander Selkirk's life is the basis for this novel
Natty Bumppo's nickname
Mark Twain title lawyer
Uriah Heep novel
Big Brother watched Winston Smith and Julia in this novel
Mansion in Rebecca
Author from Hannibal, MO
Hemingway's novel of the Spanish Civil War
Mailer novel set in WWII
Utilitarianism author
First American man of letters, from Tarrytown, NY
Main character in The Natural
Call of the Wild dog
Objectivism author
Fogg's sidekick
The Queen of Suspense
Writer and LA policeman for 14 years
Leading man in A Streetcar Named Desire
First century satire of Roman Empire
Sinclair Lewis' Vermont doctor
Phileas Fogg is in this novel
Salem, MA author
Bestselling book of all time
King Arthur's island
Lifelong friend of Gertrude Stein
Salesman in Death of a Salesman
Hester Prynne's daughter
Napoleon and Snowball novel
Land in Lost Horizon
Robert Langdon creator
French-born American diarist
Ed McBain's precinct
Sauk Center, MN author
C.S. Forester's naval hero
Lord Peter Wimsey creator
Pip and Mrs. Haversham novel
Charlie Chan creator
Character in The Old Man and the Sea
Crystal City work
The Working Author
Bob Cratchit's son
Jim Chee (Navajo policeman) creator
Perry Mason creator
Adam Trask novel
Winner of the first US Nobel Prize for Literature
Vanity Fair lady
Book that caused a fatwa to be called on Salman Rushdie
14th century 'Father of English Literature'
Author who was an ambulance driver in WWI
Kay Scarpetta creator
Sam Spade creator
Best selling continuously updated book of all time
Uncle Tom's Cabin villain
Charles Dickens' unfinished novel
Sinclair Lewis' novel of European travels
Wuthering Heights lad
Classic medieval morality plays
Don Quixote's squire
Billie Pilgrim novel
The Little House on the Prairie family
Holly Golightly creator
Lady in Portrait of a Lady
Virgil writes that this man is the ancestor of all Romans
Steinbeck's fish factory tale
Mr. Moto creator
Author and anthropologist raised in Samoa
Edmond Dantes is this man
He was pen-named Boz
Edinburgh detective story novelist
5th or 6th century Saxon saga
Sherlock Holmes' archenemy
F. Scott Fitzgerald's namesake
Innovative 20th century Irish novelist
Captain Nemo's submarine
Lord Jim and Heart of Darkness narrator
Irving's Sleepy Hollow rider
Scout Finch novel
Town in Our Town
Ichabod Crane appears in this novel
Adam Daglish creator
Alex Cross creator
Sinclair Lewis' real estate agent
Travis McGee creator
Kinsey Millhone creator
Second-best selling book of all time
Mailer novel about Gary Gilmore
Philip Nolan is this title character
Author who saw the Alaska gold rush
Williw Stark creator
Lincoln biographer
Lucy Manett and Sydney Carton novel
Treasure Island ship
Subject of The Agony and the Ecstasy
Humbert Humbert creator
Storyteller from Thrace
Nathan Zuckerman creator
Count Vronsky's love
Character Oliver Mellors was known as
After the Fall was about her
Louisa May Alcott's literary alter ego
California-born author who won Nobel Prize in 1962
Sir Galahad's father
Pygmalion professor
Jules Verne's Captain
E.M. Forster's country home
Scottish author from Edinburgh
Cooper's five-novel tales
Oscar Wilde's never-aging murderer
Main character in The Hunchback of Notre Dame
8th century Anglo-Saxon monk and translator
Things Fall Apart character
19th century writer of dime novels
King of the Techno-thriller
James Fenimore Cooper's hometown
Melville's first novel about his adventures in South Pacific
Rabbit Angstrom creator
Vlad the Impaler is the basis for this character
Hans Brinker novel
Author nicknamed Papa
Hemingway's novel of the lost generation
1653 book on fishing
Milton work about the fall of Satan
Taos, NM author
Sherlock Holmes' assistant
Moby-Dick story teller and sole survivor
Bestselling novel of all time
Mountains where Rip Van Winkle slept for 20 years
She wore the scarlet letter
Willie Stark novel
Hemingway's novel of bullfighting
Joad family novel
Cyrano de Bergerac's love
French short story writer
Winnie the Pooh's human friend
Tom Sawyer's girlfriend
Creator of Jean Valjean
Father Brown creator
Basis for Blade Runner
Doyle's murder mystery about a family curse
Holden Caulfield creator
Maine author
Tom Sawyer's aunt
The Lady in A Streetcar Named Desire
Cooper's last Mohican
Little girl from Uncle Tom's captain
Ebenezer Scrooge's deceased partner
Roy Hobbs' bat
Cooper's scout in The Pathfinder and The Deerslayer
Mark Twain worked for this author
First female writer in US Writer's Hall of Fame
Mansion in Jane Eyre
Tom Clancy's government agent
Ulysses main character
Boy in Treasure Island
Two cities in A Tale of Two Cities
Mephistopheles is the devil in this work
Author who committed suicide in Idaho
The first Leather Stocking tale
Albany, NY author
Poe's Rue Morgue and Purloined Letter detected
Baroness Orczy's hero
Mike Hammer creator
Dr. Fu Manchu creator
Nero Wolfe creator
Dante's love
The Deer Park author
Hemingway's novel of WWI in Italy
Wife of Bath work
Doyle's first Sherlock Holmes novel
Nell Trent novel
Moby-Dick captain
Quasimodo's love
Harry Potter creator
Beowulf monster
Scottish author who lived in America and Samoa
Harry Lime creator
Writer who lived in Sri Lanka
The Sun Also Rises is an example of
King Arthur's sword
Alcott's four March sisters
William I survey of England 1085
Melville's award-winning short story
V.I. Warshawski creator
Treasure Island peg-legged pirate
Danish author who created the Little Mermaid
Philip Marlowe creator
2001: A Space Odyssey computer
Steinbeck's poodle tale
Nick and Nora Charles creator
Salesman in The Great Gatsby
Jeeves creator
Marlow creator
The Great Gatsby's love
English novelist, wrote of social injustice and totalitarianism
Huckleberry Finn's black friend
Samuel Johnson biographer
Sherlock Holmes' address
Scottish Robin Hood
Jack London's sea captain

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