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trivia quiz  Authors' Initials 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, minch, Jul 05 00

This authors' initials quiz is harder than the first, so I've given you a little help here and there. If you get them all you're a literature genius.... or you've looked them up! Just the last name in the answers.
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minch gold member
Jul 05 00
4947 plays
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trivia quiz  Someday I'll Find the Write Job! 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, skumma, Sep 19 09

A look at some great authors and their unlikely careers/background before they were famous. (Mainly 19th and early 20th centuries).
Easy
skumma
Sep 19 09
1578 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Authors Best Known by their Initials 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, miss g, Nov 25 03

Do you know what the 'J.K.' stands for in J.K.Rowling? How many other authors' initials are unknown to you? Try this quiz and find out. All authors are well known.
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miss g
Nov 25 03
2418 plays
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trivia quiz  Authors' Initials 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, minch, Jun 28 00

Some authors are generally known by their initials and last name. You are given their full first names. Give their last name. Start with a capital!
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minch gold member
Jun 28 00
4089 plays
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trivia quiz  Given Names of Authors 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, finlady, Feb 19 00

You are given the penname, give the real name of the author.
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finlady
Feb 19 00
4671 plays
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trivia quiz  Name These Children's Authors 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robynraymer, Jul 14 03

With homage to Minch's quiz called "Authors' Initials." I give you a children's author's first two (or three) names. You type in the writer's surname. For example, if the clue is "Joanne Kathleen," you type "Rowling."
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robynraymer
Jul 14 03
1680 plays
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trivia quiz  The Write Brothers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Caeiro, May 02 13

These brothers (and sisters) couldn't fly, but they sure could write. What do you know about siblings who soared to great heights in Literature?
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Caeiro
May 02 13
432 plays
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trivia quiz  Author's Pseudonyms 5 questions
Average, 5 Qns, mizlentz, May 06 01

Quite a few authors write under other names. I will list the author's real name and you pick out the pseudonym.
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mizlentz
May 06 01
3555 plays
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trivia quiz  Authors Behind Initials 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, flem-ish, May 15 01

Guys seem to like to hide behind initialled first names. Sometimes we end up knowing the initials but no longer what first names were behind them. Have a try.Is J.R.R. Tolkien : John Ruben Romuald T. No, it's .. . Well hadn't you better try the quiz?
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flem-ish
May 15 01
1593 plays
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trivia quiz  Literary Anagrams - Not Too Tough 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Jan 14 01

You should get at least some of these - give it a try!
Tough
robert362
Jan 14 01
1122 plays
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trivia quiz  Authors,also known as.... 5 questions
Average, 5 Qns, Ruma, Sep 12 00

Famous authors, less famously known as......
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Ruma
Sep 12 00
2229 plays
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trivia quiz  Author Anagrams 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Dec 06 00

All of these anagrams are the names of authors. All are two words - first and last names (except for the last one).
Tough
robert362
Dec 06 00
729 plays
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