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photo quiz  Oh England My Lionheart cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Plodd, Sep 14 13

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 gold member
1020 plays
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photo quiz  Mississippi Writers cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nannywoo, Jul 07 17

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.
Average
nannywoo gold member
Jul 07 17
183 plays
3.
trivia quiz  Australian Authors cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, Dec 03 07

I'll give you some clues about a well-known Australian author. See if you can identify him or her.
Average
smartie44
468 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Authors from the Emerald Isle cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Nov 20 15

This quiz covers the events in the lives of some of the many authors who were born in Ireland.
Average
rossian editor
294 plays
5.
trivia quiz  Authors from India and of Indian Origin cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Feb 04 07

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
zorba_scank gold member
495 plays
6.
trivia quiz  Literary Lights from the Land of Pleasant Living cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, DR.NO, Apr 18 11

Get clued in on Maryland born hard boiled hacks, ingenious ink slingers, and wonderous wordsmiths.
Average
DR.NO gold member
291 plays
7.
trivia quiz  Literary Nobel Laureates From? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Mar 20 17

They have all won the Nobel Prize for Literature, but where were they born?
Tough
EnglishJedi gold member
Mar 20 17
171 plays
8.
match quiz  Where Am I From? 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Mar 20 17

Here are ten authors and their places of birth. Can you get them all?
Easy
dcpddc478 gold member
Mar 20 17
423 plays
9.
match quiz  Title Fight 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jun 22 17

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.
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Jun 22 17
135 plays
10.
match quiz  New York: Literary Living 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Godwit, Jul 28 17

Match author descriptions to names of well-known authors in varied genres. They all love New York!
Easy
Godwit gold member
Jul 28 17
429 plays
11.
match quiz  Writers' Homes 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Mar 15 17

Match the writer to his or her home. These houses have all had some literary impact upon the writer.
Very Easy
Joepetz gold member
Mar 15 17
744 plays
12.
match quiz  Countries of Nobel Prize-Winning Authors 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Mar 19 17

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!
Very Easy
kyleisalive editor
Mar 19 17
669 plays
13.
match quiz  Amazing Authors and Their Origins 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Mar 15 17

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 editor
Mar 15 17
780 plays
14.
trivia quiz  Famous Authors: What Nationality? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ravenskye, Mar 20 01

I'll name a well known author, and you select the correct nationality. (Note: All nationalities refer to modern countries.)
Average
ravenskye
6036 plays
15.
trivia quiz  Children's Books on a Journey Round the World 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Enomis, Dec 08 09

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
Enomis
870 plays
16.
trivia quiz  The Hemingway House 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cmshearman, Feb 29 04

This is a quiz dedicated to Hemingway's house and his love of cats!
Average
cmshearman
417 plays
17.
trivia quiz  Authors: British or American? 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, JaniceC, Apr 06 00

I will give you the author's name and you tell me if that author is British or American.
Average
JaniceC
6423 plays
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trivia quiz  19th Century Massachusetts Literary Scene 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, firemaple783, Mar 26 06

19th Century Massachusetts was a hotbed for American literary talent. This quiz deals with information regarding some of the major names of the scene.
Tough
firemaple783
381 plays
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match quiz  Writing from Home 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, reedy, Mar 16 17

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.
Easy
reedy gold member
Mar 16 17
708 plays
20.
match quiz  On the Origin of.... Writers! 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, MikeMaster99, Mar 16 17

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!
Easy
MikeMaster99 gold member
Mar 16 17
744 plays
21.
trivia quiz  More Australian Authors 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, Dec 11 07

This is my second quiz on Australian authors. As with the previous quiz, I have read and can recommend all of these authors.
Average
smartie44
234 plays
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trivia quiz  Authors Birthplaces 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, blacksheep0, Jun 18 00

Do you know where these authors were born?
Average
blacksheep0
3840 plays
23.
trivia quiz  Writers And Where They Lived 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, chrissie_26, May 19 01

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
chrissie_26
1701 plays
24.
trivia quiz  Poets From? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cryptix, Mar 14 01

I give you the poet. You select the country they are from.
Average
cryptix
2550 plays
25.
trivia quiz  Alfred Wainwright: Fell-Walker 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Kaye19, Jun 05 10

This quiz is about a hero of mine.
Average
Kaye19 gold member
204 plays
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trivia quiz  The Author Challenge 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Aug 24 13

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
pennie1478 gold member
567 plays
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