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Authors A - J

The first answer, the surname begins with A, the second with B etc. 10 Questions.

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She was an American author (19th C.) who wrote "Little Women" (among other things). What was her name?

  • Jane Austen
  • Grace Aguilar
  • Louisa May Alcott
  • Jae Adams

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Which English novelist wrote "Wuthering Heights?

  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Emily Bronte
  • Anne Bronte
  • Elizabeth Bronte

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Which 19th century American writer wrote "The Last of the Mohicans" and other stories which reflected the early American frontier?

  • James Fennimore Cooper
  • Stephen Crane
  • Lewis Carroll
  • E E Cummings

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Which French novelist was famous for such works as "The Three Musketeers", "The Count of Monte Cristo", and "The Man in the Iron Mask"?

  • Marcel Duchamp
  • Rene Descartes
  • Georges Duhamel
  • Alexandre Dumas

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This 19th century English novelist was probably best known for writing "Middlemarch". By what name was she known?

  • Thomas Stearns Eliot
  • George Eliot
  • Friedrich Engels
  • Friedrik Engels

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Who wrote "The Great Gatsby"?

  • F Scott Fitzgerald
  • E M Forster
  • Edna Ferber
  • William Faulkner

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Which English poet and novelist was best known for his novels set in imperial Rome, such as: "I, Claudius" ?

  • Horace Greeley
  • Robert Graves
  • Thomas Gray
  • Zane Grey

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Which Norwegian dramatist and playwr"ght wrote "A Doll's House", "Peer Gynt", "Ghosts", "Hedda Gabler" ... and more?

  • Burl Ives
  • Washington Irving
  • Christopher Isherwood
  • Henrik Ibsen

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Some of this well-known Irish novelist's works were "Ulysses","Dubliners", and "Finnegan's Wake". Who is this 20th-century author from the Emerald Isle?

  • James Joyce
  • William James
  • Henry James
  • Carl Jung

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Which American author wrote "The Call of the Wild", "White Fang", and "The Sea Wolf"?

  • Henry Longfellow
  • Richard Lovelace
  • George Loandon
  • Jack London