15 Literature Questions
A Varied & Fairly Difficult Literature Quiz 15 Questions.
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Samuel Pepys wrote the bulk of his diary in which shorthand system?
(First published in 1970) Which author wrote 'Jonathan Livingston Seagull'?
Which 'John' won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1932?
(First published in 1920) What was the first novel written by Agatha Christie?
Murder on the Orient Express
The Murder on the Links
The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Which author won the Booker Prize in 1989 with 'The Remains of the Day'?
V. K Arseniev
In which Evelyn Waugh book would you find Captain Grimes, Mr Prendergast & Egdon Heath Prison?
A Handful of Dust
Decline and Fall
Who wrote the novel on which the Barbra Streisand movie 'Yentl' was based?
Isaac Bashevis Singer
(In 1957) Which Author published her second volume of autobiography 'Testament of Experience'?
Which publishing company was founded by Allen Lane in 1935?
Mills & Boon
Who wrote the novels 'Mila 18' & 'Armageddon'?
Which classic work of Japanese literature by Murasaki Shikibu is considered by many to be the world's first novel?
The Tale of Genji
Which famous English author was reputedly killed in a pub brawl in 1593?
Which British politician wrote the Trilogy of novels: Coningsby, Sybil & Tancred?
Andrew Bonar Law
Which Roman historian & author wrote 'Ab Urbe Condita Libri' (Books from the Foundation of the City)
Which British-born Canadian author was known as 'The Canadian Kipling'?
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