Opening sentences of well known novels
Do you know which novels these opening lines come from? 10 Questions.
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"It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife" is the first line from which novel?
Pride and Prejudice
Sense and Sensibility
Which novel is this the opening line of? "Mr and Mrs Dursley of no 4 Privet Drive, were proud to say they were perfectly normal, thank you very much"
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
"All children, except one, grow up" Which has this as its opening sentence?
"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking 13" Which novel has this as the opening sentence?
Which novel has this as its opening line? "It was the best of times. It was the worst of times..."
Tale of Two Cities
"In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I've been turning over in my mind ever since" Which novel starts with this sentence?
The Great Gatsby
An Officer and a Gentleman
Which novel starts with this sentence? "You better not never tell nobody but God"
The Time Traveller's Wife
The Colour Purple
"When shall we three meet again, in thunder, lightning or in rain?" Which Shakespeare novel has this as the opening line?
"When he was nearly 13, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow" Which novel starts with this line?
Cider with Rosie
To Kill a Mockingbird
Which well known novel starts with this opening sentence "Call me Ishmael"?
Around the World in 80 days
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