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  There are 25 quizzes and 260 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Mississippi Writers 10 questions

In her book "On Writing" Eudora Welty declared, "Every story would be another story, and unrecognizable as art, if it took up its characters and plot and happened somewhere else." Here are writers with Mississippi stories.
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nannywoo
Jul 07 17
138 plays
2
Oh England My Lionheart 10 questions

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
Plodd
1011 plays
3
Australian Authors 10 questions

I'll give you some clues about a well-known Australian author. See if you can identify him or her.
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smartie44
465 plays
4
Authors from the Emerald Isle 10 questions

This quiz covers the events in the lives of some of the many authors who were born in Ireland.
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rossian
291 plays
5
Authors from India and of Indian Origin 10 questions

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.
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zorba_scank
489 plays
6
Writers' Homes 10 questions

Match the writer to his or her home. These houses have all had some literary impact upon the writer.
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Joepetz
Mar 15 17
279 plays
7
Countries of Nobel Prize-Winning Authors 10 questions

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
kyleisalive
Mar 19 17
267 plays
8
Writing from Home 10 questions

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.
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reedy
Mar 16 17
210 plays
9
Literary Lights from the Land of Pleasant Living 10 questions

Get clued in on Maryland born hard boiled hacks, ingenious ink slingers, and wonderous wordsmiths.
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DR.NO
288 plays
10
Title Fight 10 questions

These Australian authors all started writing post 1960. Their places and dates of birth may not help you a great deal but at least the title of one of their works gives you a fighting chance. Please match the author with their work.
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pollucci19
Jun 22 17
126 plays
11
Literary Nobel Laureates From? 10 questions

They have all won the Nobel Prize for Literature, but where were they born?
Tough
EnglishJedi
Mar 20 17
168 plays
12
Where Am I From? 10 questions

Here are ten authors and their places of birth. Can you get them all?
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dcpddc478
Mar 20 17
417 plays
13
Amazing Authors and Their Origins 10 questions

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
Fifiona81
Mar 15 17
300 plays
14
On the Origin of.... Writers! 10 questions

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!
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MikeMaster99
Mar 16 17
276 plays
15
Famous Authors: What Nationality? 10 questions

I'll name a well known author, and you select the correct nationality. (Note: All nationalities refer to modern countries.)
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ravenskye
6018 plays
16
Children's Books on a Journey Round the World 10 questions

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.
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Enomis
870 plays
17
The Hemingway House 10 questions

This is a quiz dedicated to Hemingway's house and his love of cats!
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cmshearman
417 plays
18
Authors: British or American? 20 questions

I will give you the author's name and you tell me if that author is British or American.
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JaniceC
6267 plays
19
19th Century Massachusetts Literary Scene 10 questions

19th Century Massachusetts was a hotbed for American literary talent. This quiz deals with information regarding some of the major names of the scene.
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firemaple783
372 plays
20
Authors Birthplaces 10 questions

Do you know where these authors were born?
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blacksheep0
3813 plays
21
More Australian Authors 10 questions

This is my second quiz on Australian authors. As with the previous quiz, I have read and can recommend all of these authors.
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smartie44
234 plays
22
Writers And Where They Lived 10 questions

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.
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chrissie_26
1701 plays
23
Poets From? 10 questions

I give you the poet. You select the country they are from.
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cryptix
2544 plays
24
Alfred Wainwright: Fell-Walker 10 questions

This quiz is about a hero of mine.
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Kaye19
204 plays
25
The Author Challenge 10 questions

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.
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pennie1478
564 plays
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