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Stregoni Benefici: Carlisle Cullen ( Olympic Coven )

How much do you know about the fascinating life of Carlisle, the patriarch of the Cullen family in Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" series? by alice_cullen7
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants ( Brashares, Ann )

If you have ever read "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" written by Ann Brashares, this quiz is for you. Here are ten questions about f ... by Scarlet Rose
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Authors of Famous Books ( Authors and their Works )

Who's the author of these literary classics? by Livia
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Stephen King's 'The Long Walk' ( The Bachman Books )

This quiz contains questions about 'The Long Walk' by Stephen King. It is a novella which was published as part of The Bachman Books when Ki ... by DillPickle

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Popes Poetry
May 16 - Pope's Poetry ( Pope, Alexander )

"Finding Your Niche" challenged authors to write a quiz in a subcategory with too few submissions. Here is my contribution, on the works by ... by JanIQ
Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris
May 15 - 'Five Quarters of the Orange' by Joanne Harris ( H )

Joanne Harris' most well-known book is 'Chocolat', and both France and food are also a major theme in one of her other books - 'Five Quarter ... by Kankurette
The Great White Part 2 Waxen Words
May 15 - The Great White Part 2: Waxen Words ( Literary Titles )

Team Blue's Great White quiz authoring challenge explores literature - specifically novels with "White" in the title. by Fifiona81
Yesterday I Saw a Swan
May 11 - Yesterday I Saw a Swan ( Fables and Fairy Tales )

With their white feathers and graceful bodies, swans have inspired many a myth and fairy tale. Some of these stories are well-known, while o ... by Kankurette
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trivia quiz  Haiku Fairy Tales Editor choice cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Calpurnia09, Dec 19 12

The Pi team has decided to branch out into writing haiku. See if you can use our little verses to identify the fairytale story or character.
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Calpurnia09 gold member
Dec 19 12
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trivia quiz  Which Play? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, VerticalDancer, Sep 09 09

It struck me that if Shakespeare's plays had really happened, they'd be breaking news, so I've written some news stories about a few of his plays. Contains spoilers!
Sep 09 09
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trivia quiz  Losing It in Shakespeare's Plays cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jouen58, Aug 27 03

I simply don't understand people who find Shakespeare dull and boring. When a character in Shakespeare goes over the edge, he/she REALLY goes over the edge. Submitted for your approval...
Aug 27 03
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trivia quiz  Characters of "Twilight" cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, munchkinwizard, Feb 12 07

This is a quiz based on the characters from one of my favorite books, "Twilight", by Stephenie Meyer. Its sequel, "New Moon", is also a great book. Warning: Spoilers within!
Feb 12 07
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trivia quiz  Shakespeare Play Summaries in Four Words cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Caseena, Jul 26 10

Just for fun. I have taken ten plays by the Bard and distilled them down to four words, which describe either the complete action of a play or a key scene/subplot. (Plot and ending spoilers follow.)
Jul 26 10
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trivia quiz  The Shakespeare Diaries Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 31 09

In a tea chest in an ancient cottage, the diaries of William Shakespeare were recently discovered. I was tasked to translate them into modern English. The entries are rather oblique, but they all point to works by, or about, the great man.
darksplash gold member
Jul 31 09
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photo quiz  Who's That Other Poet? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stedman, May 14 12

Since my previous "Who's That Poet?" quiz only took us up to the letter "K", a sequel was surely inevitable. As before, the pictures are supported with clues about their life and works.
stedman editor
May 14 12
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trivia quiz  Read Any Good Books Lately? Here are a Few... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robbieh, Jan 02 07

This quiz is about some of the greatest novels written during the past century. The titles were taken from The Modern Library's "Best 100 Novels" list. How many of these classics have you read?
Jan 02 07
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trivia quiz  Spotlight on "Twilight" cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, image22, Dec 14 08

This quiz focuses on the differences between Stephenie Meyer's book "Twilight" and the movie of the same name, so you will need to have both read the book and seen the movie in order to answer these questions.
Dec 14 08
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trivia quiz  Literary "One Hit Wonders" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Mar 22 04

This quiz is about authors who only ever published one book or novel - the literary equivalent of a (musical) "one hit wonder".
MotherGoose editor
Mar 22 04
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