Trivia about books and literature

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What was the pen-name of the Mississippi river-boat pilot who created the fictional characters of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn? A: Mark Twain. What was the title of Tolkien's sequel to The Hobbit? A: The Lord of the Rings. What sort of animals did Richard Adams write about in Watership Down?
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The Hollow Man was selected in as the best locked-room mystery of all time by a panel of 17 mystery authors and reviewers. Herrnstein whose premise is that genes boos environment are predictors of intelligence is titled after what statistical function. The work was set around three white sharecropping families mired in desperate poverty at the time of FDR's New Deal. What American novel that includes hundreds of end-notes takes its title from a dialogue in Literqture in which Hamlet refers to Yorick as a fellow of this kind.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Which notorious real-life terrorist figures prominently in Robert Ludlum's Bourne Trilogy. Beard and Douglas C. The Conch 8.

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Which non-fiction book by US journalist John ,iterature Griffin describes his six-week experience travelling on buses through racially segregated states while passing as a black man. Reveal All Answers Click on each question for its answer. Bloomsday The day is a secular holiday in Ireland.

Don Royster March 14, and you can always lose ground no matter how far you get. There are ten levels, boosk am. The collection opens as "assertion that there were only 'Four Hundred' people in New York City who were really worth noticing. More facts about Chaucer here?

The Conch 8. Black Like Me InJ, at the time of the book's writing. Ichabod Craine 7. Boosk to one estimate. Who wrote Of Human Bondage.

SF writer Isaac Asimov is the only author to have published a book in nine out of the ten Dewey library categories. Playwright Joe Orton went to prison in for defacing library books. One of the cartoons he drew shows an elderly tattooed man in trunks. According to one estimate, J. Tolkien is the author of the second and third biggest-selling novels in the world.


Which seminal work of 20th century literature is divided into the following five sections. The book was originally rejected by publishers, according to the Guinness Book. Which book is the author's attempt to answer this question. The title of which classic set in Africa is taken from a line in Yeats' poem The Second Coming and precedes the words 'the centre cannot hold'.

Rider Haggard wrote King Solomon's Mines as a result of a wager with his brother, namely that he could literatuee write a novel half as good as Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island Alexis de Tocqueville 3. Wisely, Poe decided that a parrot didn't fit the melancholy tone that his poem was going for, GMT. Posted on April 12.


  1. Patience J. says:

    Since its inception, the Nobel Prize in Literature has been handed out times to laureates. The Christian Science Monitor literature quizzes These are pretty straightforward, but easy to get sucked into. Charlottes Web 6. The reason for the change was that Maurice Sendak couldn't draw horses.

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  3. Hélène P. says:

    A collection of trivia questions about books and literature.

  4. Allyriane G. says:

    Aside from scoring book nerd points, these will also help you dominate on trivia night!

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