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If you're looking for quizzes on books written by an author whose surname begins with G, and you don't see their name listed on its own, look in here!   

There are 57 quizzes and 650 trivia questions in this category.
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A quiz every hour! Over 650 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
All About Lisa Genova

Lisa Genova is a contemporary author of medical fiction. As of 2016, all of her novels have appeared on the New York Times Bestseller List. Test yourself on Genova's novels and her background!
Average (10 qns)
Hedgehogz
Aug 27 16
57 plays
2
Deceptive Cadence

A quiz based on "Deceptive Cadence", the first of the Virtuosic Spy books, an international suspense series by Kathryn Guare.
Difficult (10 qns)
SpyGirl1
75 plays
3
The Adventures of Mrs. Pollifax

Mrs. Pollifax, star of some 14 thrillers by Dorothy Gilman, is my favorite CIA agent of all time. This New Jersey grandmother is not as innocent as she seems! This quiz concerns the first three books of the series.
Average (10 qns)
CellarDoor
240 plays
4
Poldark

Winston Graham takes us to the rugged beauty of Cornwall in his novels about the dashing Ross Poldark. Read about our hero's turbulent striving for social justice, success and love, and not forgetting tales of smuggling and bodice-ripping wenching!
Average (10 qns)
Plodd
162 plays
5
Dorothy Garlock's "Lonesome River"

"Lonesome River" is the first book in Garlock's Wabash River trilogy. Do you remember the romance of Farr and Libby?
Average (10 qns)
GameMaster1967
129 plays
6
"In The Shadow of Man"

In 1960 Jane Goodall began her ground-breaking study on chimpanzee behavior. Her book "In The Shadow of Man" was first published in 1971, and gives a very interesting insight into her early discoveries.
Average (10 qns)
ponycargirl
1026 plays
7
The Fabulous Phryne Fisher

Phryne Fisher, glamorous 1920s detective, is the star of the novels by Australian author Kerry Greenwood. How much do you know about the delectable and feisty Phryne and her friends in the first of the series "Cocaine Blues"? (NO SPOILERS)
Average (10 qns)
ellabell
201 plays
8
"Water for Elephants" quiz

Here's a quiz about Sara Gruen's book, "Water for Elephants." Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
jsusfreak
369 plays
9
Martha Grimes' "Richard Jury" Novels

The cast of characters in Martha Grimes' "Richard Jury" series is quirky and a lot of fun to get to know. This quiz includes a few of my favorites.
Average (10 qns)
jalicook
189 plays
10
Alex Garland's "The Beach". Who am I?

This is a 'guess the character' quiz. I will give you a short description and you must then guess the name of the character that is being described. This quiz is based on the novel by Alex Garland and not the 2000 film starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
Tough (10 qns)
poshprice
171 plays
11
"The Lion In Winter" by James Goldman

No questions about Oscars or who played what...just questions about the text and the times in James Goldman's brilliant play.
Tough (10 qns)
paulhume
180 plays
12
My Side of the Mountain

On Jean Craighead George's classic book about Sam Gribley, who runs away from his home in New York City to live in the mountains on his grandfather's old farm.
Average (10 qns)
SilverNaiad
318 plays
13
You Know this Poem: Elegy....

Thomas Gray's "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard" was once a popular choice in school textbooks and anthologies. Lines from the poem are quoted so often that they've attained cliche status! Yet its beauty lingers.
Tough (10 qns)
SuLee
195 plays
14
People of the Moon

"People of the Moon" is part of the "First North Americans" series of books written by W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear. Enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
tiffanyram
195 plays
15
Water for Elephants

If you haven't read this book by Sara Gruen you are missing out on a great read! I hope you enjoy this quiz. Warning: Spoilers!
Average (10 qns)
jaknginger
366 plays
16
Marley & Me

Questions based on the best seller by John Grogan. This is my first quiz, please feed back and enjoy.
Average (10 qns)
cmt101
600 plays
17
Dreaming in Cuban

Three generations of a Cuban family experience loss, love, and life in the times of the revolution in this novel by Cristina García. Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
kyleisalive
108 plays
18
Mrs. Pollifax: Spy in a Flowered Hat

From "The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax" to "Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled", this quiz covers all 14 books in the series by Dorothy Gilman. Come join me on a world tour as we revisit the adventures of this surprising grandmotherly spy.
Average (15 qns)
akatriel1
129 plays
19
"Jemima J" by Jane Green

"Jemima J" was Jane Green's second novel after "Straight Talking" and probably my personal favourite of all her books. These questions are about the plot and characters.
Average (10 qns)
nicolek
201 plays
20
Marley & Me

This book by John Grogan is one of my favorites. I hope you enjoy it.
Average (10 qns)
Mayuri12
129 plays
21
Incompetence

"Incompetence" is a detective novel written by Rob Grant that is littered with hilarious jokes and incompetent people. In this book, bad is the new good, so I wish you "bad luck"!
Tough (10 qns)
kyleisalive
165 plays
22
Atmospheric Disturbances

In Rivka Galchen's "Atmospheric Disturbances", a psychologist by the name of Dr. Leo Liebenstein realizes that his wife is not actually his wife and that he and one of his patients are involved in an unfathomable weather-based mystery for the ages.
Average (10 qns)
kyleisalive
120 plays
23
"Down To A Sunless Sea" by David Graham

The story of the last aeroplane out of New York, and the 600 souls aboard, caught halfway to London when a devastating nuclear war breaks out below.
Difficult (10 qns)
Rowena8482
132 plays
24
"The Bab Ballads" by W. S. Gilbert

Before he teamed up with Arthur Sullivan to write their famous comic operas, W. S. Gilbert wrote and illustrated many poems. Here are questions about a few of them.
Tough (10 qns)
ertrum
468 plays
25
"Dove": The Story of Robin Lee Graham

"Dove" is the incredible true story of Robin Lee Graham, who, at age sixteen, began a five-year voyage around the world -- alone.
Tough (10 qns)
bron317
135 plays
26
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

This ten question quiz will be about the Seth Grahame-Smith book, "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies".
Difficult (10 qns)
pennie1478
87 plays
27
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Here's a quiz on the book "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" by Seth Grahame-Smith, a comical take on Jane Austen's classic novel where the main characters do battle with the undead.
Average (10 qns)
JsusFreak
195 plays
28
Mr. Monk and the Blue Flu

This is my first quiz created about Mr. Monk from the books written by Lee Goldberg.
Tough (10 qns)
ebon724
234 plays
29
Alan Garner's Cheshire wizard stories

Alan Garner wrote great children's fantasy - and they make good reading for adults as well! Here are 10 questions based "The Weirdstone of Brisingamen" and "The Moon of Gomrath", set in north Cheshire, England. I hope you like it.
Tough (10 qns)
rof
192 plays
30
The Lisa Book Part 1

This quiz is on 'The Lisa Book' (from 'The Simpsons') by the same creator, Matt Groening. I hope you all enjoy!
Average (15 qns)
cmt101
174 plays
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