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Georgette Heyer wrote numerous romantic novels which were primarily set in which historical period?

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  The Number You Have Reached...   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
You may think that literature is all about letters -- but these books and stories give the numbers center stage. Can I count on you to keep them straight?
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Feb 29 12
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  Shakespeare Headlines! editor best quiz   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
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Picture each Shakespeare play as a series of flash headlines on a newspaper or a news home page!
Average, 10 Qns, coventry815, Apr 07 13
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Category: Name the Play
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  The Call of a Farewell to Hard Travels   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
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Remember Starbuck? Tom Sawyer? Ishmael? Ralph and Piggy? They're all nearby, either in your den, the library, the nearest bookstore or the local bookswap. All you need is enough time to decide who you want to spend a few hours with.
Easier, 10 Qns, beergirllaura, Sep 10 09
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  Which Play?   best quiz  
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It struck me that if Shakespeare's plays had really happened, they'd be breaking news, so I've written some news stories about a few of his plays. Contains spoilers!
Easier, 10 Qns, VerticalDancer, Oct 08 23
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Category: Name the Play
Oct 08 23
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  It's Never the Llama!   top quiz  
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It's never the llama, but in works of magical realism it could be.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Feb 11 19
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  The Geek Interpreter editor best quiz   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
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So you are a geek and don't speak any normal language any more? Well, don't worry - I have put some well-known literary works into computer code for you! (No actual programming skills required - just look at keywords distributed in the code)
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Dec 23 16
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  Shakespeare Play Summaries in Four Words   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
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Just for fun. I have taken ten plays by the Bard and distilled them down to four words, which describe either the complete action of a play or a key scene/subplot. (Plot and ending spoilers follow.)
Average, 10 Qns, Caseena, Jul 26 10
Recommended for grades: 11,12
Category: Name the Play
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  You Expect Me to Buy This?   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
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If you want a book to be sold, you have to give it a catchy title. Let's look at some authors that came up with some strange names to put their books out there.
Average, 10 Qns, James25, Dec 23 16
Category: In the Title
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  The Life of Rosalie Hale   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
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In the "Twilight" book series, Rosalie Hale is described as one of the most beautiful women in the world. A vampire for decades, she is Emmett's mate and Edward's sister. Take this quiz to test your Rosalie trivia.
Average, 10 Qns, dim_dude, Jul 21 11
Category: Olympic Coven
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  Match These Books and Their Authors   top quiz  
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A new-style "match" quiz. Nice and easy, to get you used to the format; all you have to do is match each classic novel with its writer. Have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, stedman, Mar 08 16
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What are the names of "The Two Noble Kinsmen" in the title of the play?

From Quiz ""The Two Noble Kinsmen" by Shakespeare"

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