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trivia quiz  That Certain Smile new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Serenesh, Jul 28 18

This is a quiz on the book 'A Certain Smile' by Francoise Sagan
Tough
Serenesh
Jul 28 18
63 plays
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trivia quiz  PERFUME: The Story of a Murderer new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, JonJonson, Apr 21 17

This quiz is based on the 1985 gothic novel "Perfume" by Patrick Suskind, whose murderer is born with a supernatural sense of smell.
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JonJonson
Apr 21 17
78 plays
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trivia quiz  Wings of Fire: Moon Rising new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Scotchiemyers, Feb 08 16

Hey FanWings! We are all faithful followers of "Wings of Fire" by Tui T. Sutherland, so I made this quiz in honor of the sixth book, "Moon Rising". Have fun! Learn some stuff for me! **SPOILER ALERT**
Tough
Scotchiemyers
Feb 08 16
72 plays
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trivia quiz  The Ruins cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Jul 28 08

Dangerous foliage lurks in Scott Smith's "The Ruins", and when six friends set out to visit the ruins in search of a relative, they discover the horrible secrets contained within. Good luck!
Tough
kyleisalive editor
Jul 28 08
279 plays
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trivia quiz  'Beasts and Superbeasts' - Saki cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Quiz_Beagle, May 28 07

Saki was the pen name of British author Hector Hugh Munro, who lived from 1870 until killed in 1916 by a German sniper. His short stories are wonderful, and I hope you enjoy this selection from his collection 'Beasts and Superbeasts'.
Difficult
Quiz_Beagle gold member
May 28 07
168 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Little Prince" by Saint-Exupery cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Elanor, Oct 02 02

A quiz on Antoine de Saint-Exupery's lovely short novel for children and adults, a classic of French literature, published in 1944.
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Elanor
Oct 02 02
825 plays
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trivia quiz  Poems by Robert W. Service cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Dec 26 10

These poems were very popular in their time, but I found out the other day that none of the folk I work with have ever heard of him! Enjoy the quiz--it's all about the rhyme.
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mlcmlc gold member
Dec 26 10
201 plays
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trivia quiz  The Blind Men and the Elephant cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, FatherSteve, Apr 06 11

"It was six men of Hindustan, to learning much inclined, who went to see the Elephant (though all of them were blind), that each by observation might satisfy his mind." How much do you know about John Godfrey Saxe's poem?
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FatherSteve gold member
Apr 06 11
177 plays
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trivia quiz  Lines from "The Best of Robert Service" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Aug 10 15

Here are ten questions about my favorite Robert Service poems. Warning: spoilers!
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shvdotr gold member
Aug 10 15
111 plays
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trivia quiz  Iain Sinclair - novelist, poet, psychogeographer cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, stedman, Aug 02 03

Iain Sinclair is one of the most interesting, if challenging, UK writers at work today. Try this short introduction to his work.
Tough
stedman editor
Aug 02 03
282 plays
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trivia quiz  Witch of Blackbird Pond 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tiger411, Dec 09 06

This quiz is on the book, the "Witch of Blackbird Pond" by Elizabeth George Speare. In my opinion, it is a great work of literature.
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tiger411
Dec 09 06
219 plays
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trivia quiz  "And I Don't Want to Live This Life" 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Morrigan716, Jun 21 02

This quiz is about the sad but true story written by Deborah Spungen, mother of Nancy Spungen, girlfriend of Sid Vicious.
Difficult
Morrigan716 gold member
Jun 21 02
429 plays
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trivia quiz  "Dragonwyck" by Anya Seton 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ZaZeZo, Jan 21 15

In "Dragonwyck" (1944), Anya Seton relates the romantic Gothic tale of a rich landowner and his innocent kinswoman. Warning: SPOILERS.
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ZaZeZo
Jan 21 15
84 plays
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trivia quiz  Arrigo Beyle, Milanese - aka Stendhal 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Mar 08 02

He wrote in the 19th century, found his readership in the 20th and even today still has to be discovered by many as one of the real top classic authors of world literature.
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flem-ish
Mar 08 02
144 plays
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trivia quiz  The Southern Belle Primer 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, pigwaller, Jun 11 07

Maryln Schwartz's handbook on being a Southern Belle-answering the age old question of why Princess Margaret will never be Kappa Kappa Gamma. Are you up to Belledom?
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pigwaller
Jun 11 07
336 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Thirteenth Tale" by Diane Setterfield 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, goblinqueen18, Apr 15 07

Here is a short quiz on the mystifying novel, 'The Thirteenth Tale".
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goblinqueen18
Apr 15 07
168 plays
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trivia quiz  "Shane" by Jack Schaefer 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, bloodwolf03, Oct 12 03

This quiz is on the book "Shane" by Jack Schaefer.
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bloodwolf03
Oct 12 03
303 plays
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trivia quiz  "Dies the Fire" - A Novel of "The Change" (Part 1) 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Feb 21 14

What do you remember of this, the first novel of "The Change" series (also known as "Emberverse I") published in 2004 by S.M. Stirling? This is the first of two quizzes on the book. Enjoy!
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reedy gold member
Feb 21 14
111 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Bronze Horseman" by Paullina Simons 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, Steppietoes, May 09 15

"The Bronze Horseman" is an epic love story set in World War II era Russia. It focuses on the siege of Leningrad. Good Luck!
Tough
Steppietoes
May 09 15
75 plays
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trivia quiz  'Arms of Nemesis' Steven Saylor 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, JsusFreak, Oct 12 02

I'm surprised that there aren't any quizzes on Steven Saylor's detective hero, Gordianus the Finder! Here's a quiz dedicated to his book, featuring the ancient Roman sleuth.
Tough
JsusFreak
Oct 12 02
147 plays
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trivia quiz  "Out Of The Dark" Part One 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kewlbabe2020, May 09 07

This is one of the books that Sharon Sala wrote. Hope you enjoy the quiz!
Tough
kewlbabe2020
May 09 07
123 plays
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trivia quiz  "Maus" Hunt 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, 05Stang, May 14 04

This graphic novel from Art Spiegelman is one of the most riveting, unique, and significant accounts written of a Holocaust survivor.
Average
05Stang
May 14 04
339 plays
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trivia quiz  The Weird and Wonderful Will Self 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Sleepy-Jack, Oct 10 12

To those who have delved into the warped worlds that he creates in his books, Will Self is an astonishing writer. His dry wit and sharp satire permeate on all levels of his work, as do his trademark themes of violence, sexuality and absurdity among the m
Tough
Sleepy-Jack
Oct 10 12
96 plays
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trivia quiz  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, riflingthruit, Sep 06 12

A quiz for the novel 'One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich' by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.
Tough
riflingthruit
Sep 06 12
108 plays
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trivia quiz  'Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee' by Meera Syal 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, base_hex, Oct 02 05

I really liked the book so I thought I'd write a quiz about it. Enjoy!
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base_hex
Oct 02 05
108 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Wolves of Mercy Falls" - Characters 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Jan 30 15

I will describe a character from Maggie Stiefvater's "The Wolves of Mercy Falls" series and you tell me who it is. Information from all four books is used, so beware of spoilers. Enjoy!
Average
zebra101
Jan 30 15
72 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Blue Bottle Club" by Penelope J. Stokes 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, Jacifan, Sep 08 02

This is a quiz on the excellent book "The Blue Bottle Club" by Penelope J. Stokes. Enjoy!
Tough
Jacifan
Sep 08 02
192 plays
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trivia quiz  Trivia about "Cat Running" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LOTRfangirl, Apr 24 04

This is my first quiz, and I would LOVE to hear from anyone who takes it. I welcome corrections and comments, and I hope you enjoy this quiz on the wonderful book, "Cat Running", by Zilpha Keatley Snyder.
Average
LOTRfangirl
Apr 24 04
138 plays
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trivia quiz  Miss Skeeter from "The Help" by Kathryn Stockett 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Pejikr, Oct 31 11

Miss Skeeter, in my opinion, is one of the more interesting characters in the book. This is about who she is and her character. Enjoy!
Average
Pejikr
Oct 31 11
165 plays
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trivia quiz  Mumsey Once Said: "We Need To Talk About Kevin" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Phetra, Feb 04 15

My name's Kevin Khatchadourian and on April 8th 1999 I killed a bunch of people at my school. Lionel Shriver wrote a book about it, from Mumsey's point of view. Mumsey knew me best of all but still didn't know me, so don't kid yourself: neither do you.
Average
Phetra
Feb 04 15
87 plays
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