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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
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)
Aug 27 16
54 plays
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)
Nov 27 15
75 plays
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)
Nov 08 05
237 plays

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)
Apr 02 15
156 plays
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)
May 06 07
195 plays
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)
Mar 20 06
129 plays
"Water for Elephants" quiz

Here's a quiz about Sara Gruen's book, "Water for Elephants." Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
Apr 17 08
366 plays
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)
Oct 25 07
189 plays
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)
Aug 05 08
168 plays
"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)
Sep 25 13
897 plays
"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)
Mar 27 12
180 plays
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)
Jan 15 07
312 plays
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)
Jun 12 12
192 plays
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)
Mar 25 08
195 plays
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)
Feb 13 09
363 plays
Marley & Me

Questions based on the best seller by John Grogan. This is my first quiz, please feed back and enjoy.
Average (10 qns)
Oct 30 07
597 plays
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)
Sep 03 11
105 plays
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)
Jan 06 13
126 plays
"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)
Apr 05 06
201 plays
Marley & Me

This book by John Grogan is one of my favorites. I hope you enjoy it.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 06 15
129 plays
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)
Jun 13 11
120 plays

"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)
Jan 07 05
162 plays
"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)
Apr 17 11
465 plays
"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.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Dec 13 07
129 plays
"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)
Jul 13 07
135 plays
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)
Apr 01 15
87 plays
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)
Sep 15 09
195 plays
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)
Jun 04 03
192 plays
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)
Jul 28 08
231 plays
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)
Feb 28 08
171 plays
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