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  There are 23 quizzes and 240 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: Writers and Places - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 240 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
Oh England My Lionheart

England may only be a small country, but it has supplied a wealth of literary talent known throughout the world. Let us take a journey back to their home roots and find out more about these English lionhearts and where they lived.
Easy (10 qns)
Plodd
945 plays
2
Australian Authors

I'll give you some clues about a well-known Australian author. See if you can identify him or her.
Average (10 qns)
smartie44
465 plays
3
Authors from the Emerald Isle

This quiz covers the events in the lives of some of the many authors who were born in Ireland.
Average (10 qns)
rossian
288 plays
4
Authors from India and of Indian Origin

Indians have won a number of prestigious literary awards over the years. This quiz deals with some of the more popular authors and their works.
Average (10 qns)
zorba_scank
489 plays
5
Writers' Homes

Match the writer to his or her home. These houses have all had some literary impact upon the writer.
Easy (10 qns)
Joepetz
Mar 15 17
234 plays
6
Countries of Nobel Prize-Winning Authors

All of the authors in this quiz are Nobel Prize Laureates in the field of Literature. It's up to you to identify the countries they hail from. Good luck!
Easy (10 qns)
kyleisalive
Mar 19 17
225 plays
7
Writing from Home

Team Kaffeeklatsch brings you a quiz all about your favourite American authors. Well, maybe *some* of your favourite American authors. All you have to do is match the writer with his US State of origin.
Average (10 qns)
reedy
Mar 16 17
183 plays
8
Literary Nobel Laureates From?

They have all won the Nobel Prize for Literature, but where were they born?
Tough (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Mar 20 17
153 plays
9
Literary Lights from the Land of Pleasant Living

Get clued in on Maryland born hard boiled hacks, ingenious ink slingers, and wonderous wordsmiths.
Average (10 qns)
DR.NO
285 plays
10
Amazing Authors and Their Origins

Join in with The Rockettes' journey on the Amazing Race and see if you can match up the following list of amazing authors with their countries of origin.
Easy (10 qns)
Fifiona81
Mar 15 17
258 plays
11
Where Am I From?

Here are ten authors and their places of birth. Can you get them all?
Easy (10 qns)
dcpddc478
Mar 20 17
393 plays
12
On the Origin of.... Writers!

Your task is to match the famous writer of fiction to the place where they were born. Some should be easy, others a little more challenging as I'm only providing the city/town name not the country!
Average (10 qns)
MikeMaster99
Mar 16 17
249 plays
13
Famous Authors: What Nationality?

I'll name a well known author, and you select the correct nationality. (Note: All nationalities refer to modern countries.)
Average (10 qns)
ravenskye
6003 plays
14
Children's Books on a Journey Round the World

I give you the author's name and you tell me which country he/she was born in. And don't forget to read some of the books while on your imaginary journey.
Average (10 qns)
Enomis
867 plays
15
The Hemingway House

This is a quiz dedicated to Hemingway's house and his love of cats!
Average (10 qns)
cmshearman
417 plays
16
Authors: British or American?

I will give you the author's name and you tell me if that author is British or American.
Average (20 qns)
JaniceC
6249 plays
17
19th Century Massachusetts Literary Scene

19th Century Massachusetts was a hotbed for American literary talent. This quiz deals with information regarding some of the major names of the scene.
Average (10 qns)
firemaple783
369 plays
18
Authors Birthplaces

Do you know where these authors were born?
Average (10 qns)
blacksheep0
3807 plays
19
More Australian Authors

This is my second quiz on Australian authors. As with the previous quiz, I have read and can recommend all of these authors.
Average (10 qns)
smartie44
234 plays
20
Writers And Where They Lived

Authors just as normal earthlings need houses to live in. Some had very impressive, very romantic or very unusual houses, or they simply were very much attached to them. - In this quiz all questions have a link with such a house.
Average (10 qns)
chrissie_26
1698 plays
21
Poets From?

I give you the poet. You select the country they are from.
Average (10 qns)
cryptix
2544 plays
22
Alfred Wainwright: Fell-Walker

This quiz is about a hero of mine.
Average (10 qns)
Kaye19
204 plays
23
The Author Challenge

Should you choose to accept it, here's the challenge. Listed in this quiz are ten authors with a book they have written. Find the country of birth for each author.
Average (10 qns)
pennie1478
561 plays
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