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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.
nannywoo gold member
Jul 07 17
318 plays
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.
Sep 14 13
1122 plays
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.
Dec 03 07
477 plays
match quiz  New York: Writer's World cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Godwit, Dec 10 17

Match great writers of New York state to the clues.
Godwit gold member
Dec 10 17
405 plays
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.
rossian editor
Nov 20 15
489 plays
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.
zorba_scank gold member
Feb 04 07
618 plays
match quiz  Writers' Homes cool 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
1257 plays
match quiz  Title Fight cool 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.
pollucci19 gold member
Jun 22 17
270 plays
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.
DR.NO gold member
Apr 18 11
312 plays
match quiz  Who's Who: Hanging Out Around Sorrento - Again! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jul 22 19

According to the local lore of Sorrento, Italy, many famous writers found inspiration there while staying in the beautiful city. See if you can identify these visitors based on their other accomplishments and deeds.
ponycargirl editor
Jul 22 19
210 plays
photo quiz  The Thought Read Round the World 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Godwit, Feb 07 19

Herein the lives of true giants of literature from the US state of Massachusetts.
Godwit gold member
Feb 07 19
306 plays
trivia quiz  Literary Nobel Laureates From? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Mar 20 17

They have all won the Nobel Prize for Literature, but where were they born?
EnglishJedi gold member
Mar 20 17
228 plays
match quiz  New York: Literary Living 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Godwit, Jul 28 17

Match author descriptions to names of well-known authors in varied genres. They all love New York!
Very Easy
Godwit gold member
Jul 28 17
831 plays
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.
Fifiona81 editor
Mar 15 17
1302 plays
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?
dcpddc478 gold member
Mar 20 17
483 plays
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're originally from. Good luck!
Very Easy
kyleisalive editor
Mar 19 17
1107 plays
photo quiz  Stateside Writing 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Nov 15 18

In this quiz, I'll give you the name and some information about American authors, and you choose the state they're from. All locations are states or districts within the United States. Good luck!
Very Easy
PootyPootwell gold member
Nov 15 18
396 plays
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.
reedy gold member
Mar 16 17
1275 plays
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.)
Mar 20 01
6243 plays
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!
MikeMaster99 gold member
Mar 16 17
1194 plays
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.
Dec 08 09
900 plays
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!
Feb 29 04
438 plays
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.
Apr 06 00
6591 plays
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.
Dec 11 07
240 plays
trivia quiz  Authors Birthplaces 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, blacksheep0, Jun 18 00

Do you know where these authors were born?
Jun 18 00
4107 plays
trivia quiz  19th Century Massachusetts Literary Scene 10 questions
Average, 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.
Mar 26 06
396 plays
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.
May 19 01
1776 plays
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.
Mar 14 01
2697 plays
trivia quiz  Alfred Wainwright: Fell-Walker 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Kaye19, Jun 05 10

This quiz is about a hero of mine.
Kaye19 gold member
Jun 05 10
213 plays
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.
Aug 24 13
594 plays
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