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Popular Literature Quiz

Complete the author's name or book title. 10 Questions.

 
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1

Stephen Fry's autobiography (first twenty years) is called 'Moab is my ...'

  • Life
  • Washpot
  • Cleanser

2

The author of 'Frankenstein' is ...

  • Annie Shelley
  • Mary Barton
  • Mary Shelley

3

Who wrote amongst others 'Northanger Abbey', 'Persuasion' and 'Emma'

  • Jane Austen
  • Emily Bronte
  • Charlotte Bronte

4

The book by Danny Wallace that was recently made into a film is ...

  • Yes!
  • My Name is Danny Wallace
  • The Yes Man

5

Match the author to their novels / plays

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Left

  • Shakespeare
  • Thomas Hardy
  • F Scott Fitzgerald
  • Joseph Heller

Right

  • Catch 22
  • The Great Gatsby
  • The Taming of The Shrew
  • Far From the Madding Crowd

6

'Bleak ...' was written by Charles Dickens and first published in 1852, what is its full title?

  • Bleak House
  • Bleak Life
  • Bleak Town

7

The author of 'A Clockwork Orange' is...

  • Anthony Burdy
  • Andrew Burgess
  • Anthony Burgess

8

Children's books... who wrote what?

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Left

  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Roald Dahl
  • Beatrix Potter
  • Enid Blyton

Right

  • The Jungle Book
  • The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends
  • The Magic Faraway Tree
  • The BFG

9

Two novels written by Aldous Huxley are...

  • 'On the Road' and 'The Great Gatsby'
  • 'Island' and 'Brave New World'
  • 'Naked Lunch' and 'Junky"

10

Put these novels in order of the dates they were published. Start with the first to be published and end with the most recently published.

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  • 'The Age of Innocence' by Edith Wharton
  • 'Lord of the Flies' by William Golding
  • 'Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?' by Philip K. Dick
  • 'The Satanic Verses' by Salman Rushdie

 

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