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1 Famous First Words: Music Biography
My 100th quiz marries the two things closest to my heart: music and books. I'll give the title, some clues, and the first line of a music biography, you pick who it's about. Careful: in the last question, I'll give the artist, you pick the title.
20 Q
Jan 10 15
468 plays
2 So Many Books, So Little Crime!
My name is Patrick Jayne and I am a detective trying to solve a crime of historic proportions. I have come across some witnesses among America's famous military men. Can you help me identify either the man or his memoirs from the clues below?
10 Q
Mar 19 12
423 plays
3 Biography Books of Music Celebrities
This quiz deals with autobiographies and biographies of musical celebrities. I'll give you the name of the book and the title should reveal which musical icon it is about. Good luck.
10 Q
Oct 14 08
1797 plays
4 Intimate Secrets
Here are ten different autobiographies and the people who wrote them. If I give you the title, can you come up with the author?
10 Q
Sep 30 13
414 plays
5 Celebrity Memoirs
Many celebrities have written their autobiographies, or have been the subject of published biographies. I have listed the titles of some of these books. See if you can identify the celebrity or person concerned.
10 Q
Sep 06 12
501 plays
6 Name That Biography
What could be more fascinating and engaging that someone's life story? Test your knowledge of these people and their biographies.
10 Q
Sep 16 12
501 plays
7 Rocking Through The Pages
Team quiz by Rock the Clock
As music enthusiasts, most of the members of Rock the Clock have read biographies of our favourite musicians. Join us to learn some interesting facts we have gleaned from our reading!
10 Q
Jun 13 11
426 plays
8 The Hiding Place
Corrie ten Boom's amazing book reads like a novel, but is the true story of her survival in a Nazi prison camp during World War II.
10 Q
Dec 22 09
204 plays
9 Writing About "Me"
Autobiographies are probably my favorite non-fiction genre. Sometimes they are "tell all" books. Sometimes they are straight accounts of the author's life. But they are almost always interesting reading. Enjoy this quiz!
10 Q
Aug 18 12
327 plays
10 Basher Five-Two
This quiz is about the true story of Captain Scott O'Grady a.k.a. Basher Five-Two.
10 Q
Jan 12 07
195 plays
11 Autobiographies
Many people, both past and present, have written autobiographies. See how many titles you recognize in this quiz.
20 Q
Jun 18 02
1371 plays
12 Olaudah Equiano? ... Who?
A quiz based on the autobiographical slave narrative.
10 Q
Feb 04 11
141 plays
13 Every Title Tells a Story
Match up the personalities with their aptly named biographies, autobiographies or memoirs. This quiz is almost exclusively made up of people associated with the UK.
20 Q
Aug 12 11
366 plays
14 It Happened To Nancy
"It Happened To Nancy" by Anonymous is a great memoir. I hope you enjoy this quiz! Please rate!
10 Q
Dec 14 07
213 plays
15 Biographies and Titles
See if you can discern the subject of the book from its title.
10 Q
Oct 06 01
1227 plays
16 Rock Star Autobiographies
I love reading about the wild & crazy lives of my favorite rock & roll icons! This quiz is about autobiography titles and who wrote them. See how many you know.
10 Q
Jul 13 13
246 plays
17 Test Yourself: Biographies and Autobiographies
This quiz is based on a few of the true stories I have read. Have you read any of them?
10 Q
Oct 11 03
990 plays
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Last Updated May 17 15 7:26 PM

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* 'The War Years', 'The Prairie Years'
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* What film star wrote an autiobiography titled 'Tall, Dark, and Gruesome' in 1977?

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