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A quiz every hour! Over 110 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
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Authors' Initials 2

This authors' initials quiz is harder than the first, so I've given you a little help here and there. If you get them all you're a literature genius.... or you've looked them up! Just the last name in the answers.
Average (10 qns)
minch
4770 plays
2
Famous Authors Best Known by their Initials

Do you know what the 'J.K.' stands for in J.K.Rowling? How many other authors' initials are unknown to you? Try this quiz and find out. All authors are well known.
Average (10 qns)
miss g
2310 plays
3
Someday I'll Find the Write Job!

A look at some great authors and their unlikely careers/background before they were famous. (Mainly 19th and early 20th centuries).
Easy (10 qns)
skumma
1272 plays
4
Authors' Initials

Some authors are generally known by their initials and last name. You are given their full first names. Give their last name. Start with a capital!
Average (10 qns)
minch
3990 plays
5
Given Names of Authors

You are given the penname, give the real name of the author.
Average (10 qns)
finlady
4518 plays
6
Name These Children's Authors

With homage to Minch's quiz called "Authors' Initials." I give you a children's author's first two (or three) names. You type in the writer's surname. For example, if the clue is "Joanne Kathleen," you type "Rowling."
Average (10 qns)
robynraymer
1461 plays
7
The Write Brothers

These brothers (and sisters) couldn't fly, but they sure could write. What do you know about siblings who soared to great heights in Literature?
Average (10 qns)
Caeiro
393 plays
8
Author's Pseudonyms

Quite a few authors write under other names. I will list the author's real name and you pick out the pseudonym.
Average (5 qns)
mizlentz
3270 plays
9
Authors Behind Initials

Guys seem to like to hide behind initialled first names. Sometimes we end up knowing the initials but no longer what first names were behind them. Have a try.Is J.R.R. Tolkien : John Ruben Romuald T. No, it's .. . Well hadn't you better try the quiz?
Average (10 qns)
flem-ish
1485 plays
10
Authors,also known as....

Famous authors, less famously known as......
Average (5 qns)
Ruma
2064 plays
11
Literary Anagrams - Not Too Tough

You should get at least some of these - give it a try!
Difficult (10 qns)
robert362
1095 plays
12
Author Anagrams

All of these anagrams are the names of authors. All are two words - first and last names (except for the last one).
Difficult (10 qns)
robert362
705 plays
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