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1
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:-
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10 Q
1nn1
Sep 30 13
144 plays
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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 Q
Rehaberpro
Mar 05 11
246 plays
3
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 Q
Rowena8482
May 17 08
195 plays
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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 Q
woboogie
Feb 15 08
156 plays
5
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

How much do you know about Howard Pyle's classic?
Difficult
25 Q
ubermom
Jan 26 04
321 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 Q
Disney Villain
Apr 26 06
858 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 Q
kyleisalive
Jun 20 11
93 plays
8
A Traditional Epic Reimagined

How well do you know Lisa Papademetriou's novel "The Wizard, the Witch, and Two Girls from Jersey"?
Difficult
25 Q
186FleetStreet
Apr 28 11
102 plays
9
Life As We Knew It

A book about the world ending by Susan Beth Pfeffer.
Average
10 Q
shilo_moons
May 17 10
135 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 Q
Dead Man Inc
Jul 26 08
153 plays
11
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.
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10 Q
moondog83013
Jun 15 09
132 plays
12
Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Various Books

Questions about various books of Susan Elizabeth Phillips. She is one of my favorites!
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10 Q
carboncat
Aug 14 12
78 plays
13
"Wings" by Aprilynne Pike

This is a quiz about the book "Wings". Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
zebra101
Oct 02 09
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 Q
caligirl21
Oct 28 08
126 plays
15
A Bad Year For Tomatoes

Here is a quiz on the two-act comedy by John Patrick, "A Bad Year For Tomatoes".
Average
10 Q
Morrigan716
Nov 01 02
180 plays
16
The Year Without Michael

This is a quiz on the book "The Year Without Michael" by Susan Beth Pfeiffer.
Tough
10 Q
Jacifan
Sep 22 02
129 plays
17
"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 Q
aislina
Jun 15 04
162 plays
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Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Are you a fan of Susan Elizabeth Phillips? Let's see how well you know her books.
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10 Q
munchkin1989
Mar 18 08
165 plays
19
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 Q
Charvo999
Aug 17 03
156 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 Q
Sarenna
May 02 09
132 plays
21
Amistad

This quiz is based on the book 'Amistad' by Alexs Pate. Hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average
10 Q
DakotaNorth
Jul 22 01
216 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 Q
kyleisalive
Apr 12 11
216 plays
23
The Dive From Clausen's Pier

A quiz about this amazing novel by Ann Packer.
Tough
10 Q
tserrof84
Dec 14 08
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 Q
giraffeluver3
Jun 09 06
105 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 Q
Kashoku
Apr 05 02
186 plays
26
"Gormenghast" And Beyond!

A quiz on the writings of "Gormenghast" author Mervyn Peake.
Tough
15 Q
bleedingwhiterose
May 23 03
183 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 Q
shirley07
Apr 25 07
141 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 Q
zdoodle
Nov 14 05
168 plays
29
T. R. Pearson's "Off for the Sweet Hereafter"

Enjoy this quiz on the second book of Pearson's "Neeley" trilogy.
Tough
10 Q
ubermom
Jul 24 05
105 plays
30
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 Q
adeej
Jan 06 06
165 plays
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