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trivia quiz  Paksenarrion the Paladin new 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Caseena, Oct 28 17

Quiz number 100! Is it a golden one? Sort of...time for book three of the "Deed of Paksenarrion" trilogy, "Oath of Gold", by Elizabeth Moon.
Difficult
Caseena
Oct 28 17
36 plays
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trivia quiz   Paksenarrion the Wanderer new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Caseena, Oct 16 17

Book two of Elizabeth Moon's "The Deed of Paksenarrion" trilogy is called "Divided Allegiance". Paks takes a leave from the army and has several adventures across the land.
Tough
Caseena
Oct 16 17
48 plays
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trivia quiz  Paksenarrion the Soldier new 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Caseena, Aug 15 17

The first of three quizzes I'm writing about Elizabeth Moon's military fantasy trilogy "The Deed of Paksenarrion". Here's book one, "Sheepfarmer's Daughter".
Difficult
Caseena
Aug 15 17
57 plays
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trivia quiz  Ngaio Marsh cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ertrum, Feb 22 04

Ngaio Marsh wrote a long series of mysteries. See what you remember about them - and her!
Average
ertrum gold member
240 plays
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trivia quiz  "To His Coy Mistress" by Andrew Marvell cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Philian, Dec 01 03

Generations of students have met this poem which appears to set about the business of seduction in a very persuasive way. Can you remember some of the important details? All spellings have been modernised.
Average
Philian
537 plays
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trivia quiz  Rumpole of the Bailey cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Jul 18 02

I couldn't find a quiz about my favourite barrister so I had to make one up. If you are a fellow Rumpole fan, you should find this easy.
Average
MotherGoose editor
519 plays
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trivia quiz  The Mystery Novels of Dame Ngaio Marsh cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Macjaq, Sep 08 10

Ngaio Marsh (1895-1982), along with Dorothy L Sayers, Margery Allingham, and Agatha Christie, was one of the Queens of Crime of mid-20th century detective fiction. She wrote more than 30 novels featuring Chief Inspector Roderick Alleyn.
Average
Macjaq
147 plays
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trivia quiz  A Rumpole Quiz cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, einhardno, Mar 02 14

Poetry, claret, small cigars, gravy stains, a disreputable old hat and a passion for justice. What do you know about John Mortimer's finest creation (in my humble opinion), barrister Horace Rumpole? May contain a couple of spoilers.
Average
einhardno gold member
171 plays
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trivia quiz  Life of Pi 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, May 03 04

A boy, a boat and a Bengal tiger! A quick quiz on Yann Martel's Booker prize winning novel.
Average
quogequox gold member
942 plays
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trivia quiz  The Man from Stone Creek 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jojanne1974, May 01 08

"The Man from Stone Creek" is a very good book by Linda Lael Miller. WARNING: my quiz may contain spoilers.
Tough
jojanne1974
156 plays
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trivia quiz  Margaret Mahy - The Changeover 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Sallyo, Aug 23 05

"The Changeover" by Margaret Mahy is one of my favourite books. See what you remember about it.
Tough
Sallyo
132 plays
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trivia quiz  Life and Works of Thomas More 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, muivers, Apr 21 17

As far as I can see, this is the first quiz on Funtrivia about 'Utopia' (1516), the work of Thomas More and a highlight of world literature. I really had to fill that gap. Enjoy the quiz.
Average
muivers
Apr 21 17
93 plays
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trivia quiz  Peyton Place 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bopeep, Mar 30 08

I thought that I would write my first quiz on my favourite book of all time, "Peyton Place" by Grace Metalious. The questions, which are all multiple choice, relate to the book and not the TV mini series. I hope you enjoy.
Average
bopeep gold member
306 plays
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trivia quiz  "Tales of the City" by Armistead Maupin 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, psiren, Sep 28 07

This quiz is about the first book in Armistead Maupin's brilliant "Tales of the City" series.
Average
psiren
210 plays
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trivia quiz  The Works of James A. Michener 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Eolena, Feb 12 07

How much do you know about the writings of Pulitzer Prize winning author, James A. Michener?
Average
Eolena
318 plays
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trivia quiz  Hell House 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Aug 07 14

Richard Matheson's 1971 novel tells the story of four people who spend a week in Belasco Manor trying to determine if life after death really exists. They find more than they bargained for. Good luck!
Average
kyleisalive editor
102 plays
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trivia quiz  The Cruel Sea 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, sancho_pft, Jan 12 07

Monsarrat's novel depicts life aboard a World War II warship and the impact of combat and months at sea on its crew. This quiz is based on the editions published after the 1953 film, and incorporate the minor changes made for the film.
Average
sancho_pft
186 plays
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trivia quiz  The Cross 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tiffanyram, Jun 01 12

"The Cross" is the second book in the "Vampire Federation" series written by Sean McCabe (Scott G. Mariani in the U.K.). Good luck and enjoy the quiz!
Tough
tiffanyram gold member
108 plays
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trivia quiz  Cloud of Sparrows 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tiffanyram, Mar 09 08

"Cloud of Sparrows" is a great work of historical fiction by Takashi Matsuoka. This is one book I would definitely recommend! Good luck!
Tough
tiffanyram gold member
138 plays
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trivia quiz  'The Pursuit of Love' - Nancy Mitford 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, teadrinker, Mar 01 07

Nancy Mitford gained success with her novel 'The Pursuit of Love', which she based on her own upbringing in the lower upper classes in the 1930s.
Average
teadrinker
159 plays
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trivia quiz  Judith Michael's "Deceptions" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jericha, May 05 07

In Judith Michael's novel "Deceptions", twin sisters decided to switch places. Take the quiz to see what happens to them when they take over each other's lives.
Average
jericha
138 plays
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trivia quiz  Fallen Angels 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, greaserfan, Feb 08 09

This quiz will test your knowledge on Walter Dean Myers's book "Fallen Angels".
Tough
greaserfan
159 plays
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trivia quiz  The Squire's Tales 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, catden, Nov 27 07

This is a quiz on random information from the fantastic series of books "The Squire's Tales" by Gerald Morris. Don't do this quiz if you haven't read all the books or you might find something out you wish you hadn't! Have fun and good luck!
Average
catden
138 plays
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trivia quiz  'Indelible Ink' by Fiona McGregor 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Sep 25 13

The Australian author Fiona McGregor has created a novel which both embodies the life of the city where it is set, and transcends such narrow boundaries.
Average
looney_tunes editor
1347 plays
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trivia quiz  The Characters of "1Q84" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Sep 01 13

Weaving their way through the parallel realities of Haruki Murakami's "1Q84", a small cast of characters deal with conflict, confusion, and loss in a fantastic way. Do you remember them? (English translation used. Spoilers are included.) Good luck!
Average
kyleisalive editor
102 plays
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trivia quiz  A Canticle for Leibowitz 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jbuck919, Apr 13 04

About the 1959 nuclear doom science fiction classic by Walter M. Miller.
Average
jbuck919
183 plays
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trivia quiz  "In Flanders Fields" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, beavisbeatle, Nov 09 02

10 questions about the most famous war poem in history.
Average
beavisbeatle
381 plays
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trivia quiz  Life of Pi 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Matthew_07, Sep 04 09

Yann Martel's "Life of Pi" won the Man Booker Prize in 2002. Martel's creative imagination and vivid description brought us a fascinating story about an Indian boy who embarked on the most remarkable adventure one could ever imagine.
Average
Matthew_07
282 plays
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trivia quiz  The Telltale Lilac Bush: Ghosts of West Virginia 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, dilly_bar2004, Oct 27 04

Welcome! The following questions pertain to ghostly apparitions in West Virginia, as told in the book, "The Telltale Lilac Bush." The late Ruth Ann Musick wrote all the stories in this book that are on this quiz. Are you ready?
Difficult
dilly_bar2004
189 plays
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trivia quiz  The first Karl May Quiz 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Chris1013, Sep 05 03

Karl May is a German author who mainly wrote adventure stories. His books are translated into many languages and are read by people of all ages. The main focus of this quiz will be on Karl May`s biography and the novels that take place in the USA.
Average
Chris1013
156 plays
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