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Authors And Their Works Quiz

A broad selection of authors and their works, and related questions (pictorial clues). 10 Questions.

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An easy one to start with. Who wrote the novel 'Digital Fortress'?

  • Dan Brown
  • Dan Gold
  • Dan Green
  • Dan Black

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British author E. L. James wrote which book in which literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview an entrepreneur?

  • "Exit to Eden"
  • "The Bride Stripped Bare"
  • "Fifty Shades of Grey"
  • "Master of the Moon"

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"My Booky Wook" was written by which English comedian and actor?

  • Peter Sellers
  • Tony Slattery
  • Billy Connelly
  • Russell Brand

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"But he that dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose." is a quote from which 19th century poet?

  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Anne Bronte
  • Emily Bronte
  • Bertolt Brecht

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Which character did John Steinbeck introduce in his novel "Of Mice and Men"?

  • Holly Golightly
  • Lennie Small
  • Santiago
  • Judge Holden

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"Burnt Toast: And Other Philosophies of Life" is an autobiography written by which "Desperate Houswives" star?

  • Felicity Huffman
  • Marcia Cross
  • Teri Hatcher
  • Eva Longoria

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Which famous author ended his life on July 2nd, 1961, in the foyer of his Idaho home, by shooting himself in the head with a double-barreled shot gun?

  • Ernest Hemingway
  • Tennessee Williams
  • James Robert Baker
  • Robert E. Howard

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How many detective stories did Edgar Allan Poe write?

  • 5
  • 6
  • 3
  • 1

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From the highest to the lowest, can you put in order the following books according to their sales?

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  • "The Lord of the Rings"
  • "Anne of Green Gables"
  • "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"
  • "The Catcher in the Rye"

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Finally. Which of the following books is frequently cited as the best sci-fi novel of all time?

  • "The Lord of the Rings" (Tolkein)
  • "Foundation" (Asimov)
  • "Dune" (Herbert)
  • "The Time Machine" (Wells)