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

There are 46 quizzes and 575 trivia questions in this category.
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A quiz every hour! Over 575 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
Candy Is Dandy But Liquor's Quicker

Dorothy Parker was one of the wittiest women of literature. Take the quiz and read the 'interesting information' for quotes and laughs. The title is from Ogden Nash but the personification is Dorothy Parker.
Tough (10 qns)
Rehaberpro
261 plays
2
Here Be Dragons

Sharon Penman's novel tells the story of Joanna, illegitimate daughter of King John, married at fourteen to the rebel Prince Llewellyn of Wales.
Difficult (10 qns)
Rowena8482
198 plays
3
The Lyrical Wonder of "The Shipping News"

The "Shipping" News" (1993) is a haunting, wonderful novel by Annie Proulx. Capturing its essence in a few quiz questions is almost impossible but here goes:-
Average (10 qns)
1nn1
1077 plays
4
Novels by Sharon Kay Penman

In my opinion, Sharon Kay Penman is one of the finest modern writers of historical fiction. She combines extensive research, excellent characterization and fine writing to bring people and historical eras to life. Enjoy the quiz!
Average (10 qns)
woboogie
171 plays
5
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

How much do you know about Howard Pyle's classic?
Difficult (25 qns)
ubermom
324 plays
6
A Child Called It

Written by Dave Pelzer, this is his autobiography about him being a victim in one of the worst child abuse cases in California history. Note: You may need some outside info for some of the questions.
Average (10 qns)
Disney Villain
864 plays
7
Nightmare Abbey

"Let us all be unhappy together." Thomas Love Peacock's "Nightmare Abbey" follows the story of Scythrop Glowry, a party of melancholy individuals, and a gothic-inspired abbey in this Romantic-era satire from 1818.
Tough (10 qns)
kyleisalive
102 plays
8
Amistad

This quiz is based on the book 'Amistad' by Alexs Pate. Hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average (10 qns)
DakotaNorth
222 plays
9
Life As We Knew It

A book about the world ending by Susan Beth Pfeffer.
Average (10 qns)
shilo_moons
141 plays
10
My Life at Rose Red

This is a story by Ridley Pearson under the pseudonym Joyce Reardon. It follows the life of Ellen Rimbauer, the woman who lives in the fictional mansion Rose Red. See if you know her life as much as I do! Good luck. SPOILERS
Tough (10 qns)
Dead Man Inc
159 plays
11
A Traditional Epic Reimagined

How well do you know Lisa Papademetriou's novel "The Wizard, the Witch, and Two Girls from Jersey"?
Difficult (25 qns)
186FleetStreet
105 plays
12
Time To Pay H. Beam Piper

H. Beam Piper committed suicide thinking that he was a failure as a science fiction writer. A few years later, his books become some of the most widely read among the genre.
Average (10 qns)
moondog83013
138 plays
13
"Wings" by Aprilynne Pike

This is a quiz about the book "Wings". Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
zebra101
138 plays
14
Nobody Was Here

This is a quiz on the young adult book "Nobody was Here", by Alison Pollet. This is an amazing book and I hope you like my quiz!
Tough (10 qns)
caligirl21
126 plays
15
Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Various Books

Questions about various books of Susan Elizabeth Phillips. She is one of my favorites!
Average (10 qns)
carboncat
90 plays
16
The Year Without Michael

This is a quiz on the book "The Year Without Michael" by Susan Beth Pfeffer.
Tough (10 qns)
Jacifan
132 plays
17
A Bad Year For Tomatoes

Here is a quiz on the two-act comedy by John Patrick, "A Bad Year For Tomatoes".
Average (10 qns)
Morrigan716
192 plays
18
Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Are you a fan of Susan Elizabeth Phillips? Let's see how well you know her books.
Average (10 qns)
munchkin1989
165 plays
19
"Coming Home" by Rosamunde Pilcher

This will test your knowledge of the book "Coming Home", one of Rosamunde Pilcher's best known stories. (This quiz will deal only with the first half of the book.)CONTAINS SPOILERS.
Average (20 qns)
aislina
168 plays
20
Degree of Guilt

When rereading Richard North Patterson's "Degree of Guilt" I thought I would try a quiz on it and found none - so here is my first quiz for other Richard North Patterson fans.
Average (10 qns)
Sarenna
138 plays
21
John Powers

John Powers wrote many fine books, but his finest in my opinion is "The Unoriginal Sinner and the Ice-Cream God". What do you know about this book and its hero, Tim Conroy?
Average (20 qns)
Charvo999
165 plays
22
A Shore Thing

Written by world-famous "Jersey Shore" 'guidette', Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi, "A Shore Thing" highlights a captivating summer had by two cousins looking for love at Seaside Heights. It's a non-stop, well-written thrill ride! (I'm being sarcastic.)
Difficult (10 qns)
kyleisalive
219 plays
23
The Dive From Clausen's Pier

A quiz about this amazing novel by Ann Packer.
Tough (10 qns)
tserrof84
111 plays
24
The Many Loves of Grazia dei Rossi

In Jaqueline Park's "The Secret Book of Grazia dei Rossi", Grazia is involved with three different men. How much do you know about them? WARNING: Contains spoilers.
Average (10 qns)
giraffeluver3
111 plays
25
Firebringer Trilogy

Possible the only quiz on this site for Meredith Ann Pierce's 'Firebringer Trilogy!' You may not get this if you haven't read the books. But if you do take this quiz, you'll probably learn something about it. Enjoy!
Average (20 qns)
Kashoku
192 plays
26
"Gormenghast" And Beyond!

A quiz on the writings of "Gormenghast" author Mervyn Peake.
Tough (15 qns)
bleedingwhiterose
189 plays
27
After

This is a quiz on "After", a book by Francine Prose. It's a really good book, so have a blast, folks.
Average (10 qns)
shirley07
144 plays
28
Gates of Fire

This quiz should be fairly easy as long as you have read Steven Pressfield's "Gates of Fire".
Average (10 qns)
zdoodle
174 plays
29
Michael Palin's "Full Circle" - Part One

Michael Palin has written a series of books based on the epic journeys that he has made. This quiz is about my favourite book and series, "Full Circle", where he tours around the Pacific Rim. How well do you know this book and TV series? Let's see!
Tough (15 qns)
adeej
171 plays
30
T. R. Pearson's "Off for the Sweet Hereafter"

Enjoy this quiz on the second book of Pearson's "Neeley" trilogy.
Average (10 qns)
ubermom
108 plays
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