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trivia quiz  I, Partridge - We Need To Talk About Alan new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, garymeadows, Nov 30 18

A quiz based on the highlights of Alan Partridge's "autobiography." The audiobook read in character by Steve Coogan is an absolute pleasure.
Tough
garymeadows
Nov 30 18
54 plays
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trivia quiz  Here Be Dragons cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, May 17 08

Sharon Penman's novel tells the story of Joanna, illegitimate daughter of King John, married at fourteen to the rebel Prince Llewellyn of Wales.
Difficult
Rowena8482 gold member
May 17 08
204 plays
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trivia quiz  The Lyrical Wonder of "The Shipping News" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Sep 30 13

The "Shipping" News" (1993) is a haunting, wonderful novel by Annie Proulx. Capturing its essence in a few quiz questions is almost impossible but here goes:-
Average
1nn1 editor
Sep 30 13
1506 plays
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trivia quiz  Novels by Sharon Kay Penman 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, woboogie, Feb 15 08

In my opinion, Sharon Kay Penman is one of the finest modern writers of historical fiction. She combines extensive research, excellent characterization and fine writing to bring people and historical eras to life. Enjoy the quiz!
Average
woboogie
Feb 15 08
174 plays
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trivia quiz  Candy Is Dandy But Liquor's Quicker 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Mar 05 11

Dorothy Parker was one of the wittiest women of literature. Take the quiz and read the 'interesting information' for quotes and laughs. The title is from Ogden Nash but the personification is Dorothy Parker.
Average
Rehaberpro gold member
Mar 05 11
681 plays
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trivia quiz  A Child Called It 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Disney Villain, Apr 26 06

Written by Dave Pelzer, this is his autobiography about him being a victim in one of the worst child abuse cases in California history. Note: You may need some outside info for some of the questions.
Average
Disney Villain
Apr 26 06
876 plays
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trivia quiz  Amistad 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, DakotaNorth, Jul 22 01

This quiz is based on the book 'Amistad' by Alexs Pate. Hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average
DakotaNorth gold member
Jul 22 01
237 plays
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trivia quiz  The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, ubermom, Jan 26 04

How much do you know about Howard Pyle's classic?
Difficult
ubermom
Jan 26 04
336 plays
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trivia quiz  Nightmare Abbey 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Jun 20 11

"Let us all be unhappy together." Thomas Love Peacock's "Nightmare Abbey" follows the story of Scythrop Glowry, a party of melancholy individuals, and a gothic-inspired abbey in this Romantic-era satire from 1818.
Tough
kyleisalive editor
Jun 20 11
105 plays
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trivia quiz  Life As We Knew It 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shilo_moons, May 17 10

A book about the world ending by Susan Beth Pfeffer.
Average
shilo_moons
May 17 10
147 plays
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trivia quiz  My Life at Rose Red 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Dead Man Inc, Jul 26 08

This is a story by Ridley Pearson under the pseudonym Joyce Reardon. It follows the life of Ellen Rimbauer, the woman who lives in the fictional mansion Rose Red. See if you know her life as much as I do! Good luck. SPOILERS
Tough
Dead Man Inc
Jul 26 08
162 plays
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trivia quiz  Time To Pay H. Beam Piper 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, moondog83013, Jun 15 09

H. Beam Piper committed suicide thinking that he was a failure as a science fiction writer. A few years later, his books become some of the most widely read among the genre.
Average
moondog83013
Jun 15 09
159 plays
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trivia quiz  "Wings" by Aprilynne Pike 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zebra101, Oct 02 09

This is a quiz about the book "Wings". Enjoy!
Average
zebra101
Oct 02 09
147 plays
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trivia quiz  Nobody Was Here 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, caligirl21, Oct 28 08

This is a quiz on the young adult book "Nobody was Here", by Alison Pollet. This is an amazing book and I hope you like my quiz!
Tough
caligirl21
Oct 28 08
129 plays
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trivia quiz  Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Various Books 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, carboncat, Aug 14 12

Questions about various books of Susan Elizabeth Phillips. She is one of my favorites!
Average
carboncat
Aug 14 12
96 plays
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trivia quiz  The Year Without Michael 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Jacifan, Sep 22 02

This is a quiz on the book "The Year Without Michael" by Susan Beth Pfeffer.
Tough
Jacifan
Sep 22 02
135 plays
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trivia quiz  A Bad Year For Tomatoes 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Morrigan716, Nov 01 02

Here is a quiz on the two-act comedy by John Patrick, "A Bad Year For Tomatoes".
Average
Morrigan716 gold member
Nov 01 02
198 plays
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trivia quiz  Susan Elizabeth Phillips 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, munchkin1989, Mar 18 08

Are you a fan of Susan Elizabeth Phillips? Let's see how well you know her books.
Average
munchkin1989
Mar 18 08
168 plays
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trivia quiz  A Traditional Epic Reimagined 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, 186FleetStreet, Apr 28 11

How well do you know Lisa Papademetriou's novel "The Wizard, the Witch, and Two Girls from Jersey"?
Tough
186FleetStreet
Apr 28 11
114 plays
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trivia quiz  A Shore Thing 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Apr 12 11

Written by world-famous "Jersey Shore" 'guidette', Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi, "A Shore Thing" highlights a captivating summer had by two cousins looking for love at Seaside Heights. It's a non-stop, well-written thrill ride! (I'm being sarcastic.)
Difficult
kyleisalive editor
Apr 12 11
225 plays
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trivia quiz  "Coming Home" by Rosamunde Pilcher 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, aislina, Jun 15 04

This will test your knowledge of the book "Coming Home", one of Rosamunde Pilcher's best known stories. (This quiz will deal only with the first half of the book.)CONTAINS SPOILERS.
Average
aislina
Jun 15 04
183 plays
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trivia quiz  Degree of Guilt 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Sarenna, May 02 09

When rereading Richard North Patterson's "Degree of Guilt" I thought I would try a quiz on it and found none - so here is my first quiz for other Richard North Patterson fans.
Average
Sarenna
May 02 09
144 plays
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trivia quiz  The Watchmaker of Filigree Street 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, AcrylicInk, Aug 10 17

'The Watchmaker of Filigree Street' is a wonderful and magical first novel by Natasha Pulley.
Average
AcrylicInk gold member
Aug 10 17
126 plays
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trivia quiz  The Many Loves of Grazia dei Rossi 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, giraffeluver3, Jun 09 06

In Jaqueline Park's "The Secret Book of Grazia dei Rossi", Grazia is involved with three different men. How much do you know about them? WARNING: Contains spoilers.
Average
giraffeluver3
Jun 09 06
117 plays
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trivia quiz  The Dive From Clausen's Pier 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tserrof84, Dec 14 08

A quiz about this amazing novel by Ann Packer.
Tough
tserrof84
Dec 14 08
114 plays
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trivia quiz  John Powers 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Charvo999, Aug 17 03

John Powers wrote many fine books, but his finest in my opinion is "The Unoriginal Sinner and the Ice-Cream God". What do you know about this book and its hero, Tim Conroy?
Average
Charvo999
Aug 17 03
171 plays
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trivia quiz  After 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shirley07, Apr 25 07

This is a quiz on "After", a book by Francine Prose. It's a really good book, so have a blast, folks.
Average
shirley07
Apr 25 07
150 plays
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trivia quiz  Gates of Fire 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zdoodle, Nov 14 05

This quiz should be fairly easy as long as you have read Steven Pressfield's "Gates of Fire".
Average
zdoodle
Nov 14 05
183 plays
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trivia quiz  Firebringer Trilogy 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Kashoku, Apr 05 02

Possible the only quiz on this site for Meredith Ann Pierce's 'Firebringer Trilogy!' You may not get this if you haven't read the books. But if you do take this quiz, you'll probably learn something about it. Enjoy!
Average
Kashoku
Apr 05 02
198 plays
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trivia quiz  "Gormenghast" And Beyond! 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, bleedingwhiterose, May 23 03

A quiz on the writings of "Gormenghast" author Mervyn Peake.
Tough
bleedingwhiterose
May 23 03
201 plays
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