Can You Pass This Halloween Literature Quiz

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Love some spooky through books? Books can be an excellent way to entertain & have fun! Do you think you can pass this Halloween literature quiz? We'll be asking you some questions about some very fun and popular horror books. Do you believe you can answer all the questions correctly? If yes, then why not give our super fun quiz a try? We are sure that you'll be adding many books to your TBR collection. So, get ready to get lost in the world of books! Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who wrote the novel 'Something Wicked This Way Comes'?

    • A.

      Bob Shea

    • B.

      Ray Bradbury

    • C.

      Aaron Reynolds

    • D.

      Jon Stone

    Correct Answer
    B. Ray Bradbury
    Explanation
    Ray Bradbury is the correct answer because he is the author of the novel "Something Wicked This Way Comes." Bradbury is a renowned American author known for his science fiction and fantasy works, and this particular novel is one of his most famous and critically acclaimed works.

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  • 2. 

    When was "It" by Stephen King published?

    • A.

      1998

    • B.

      1982

    • C.

      2000

    • D.

      1986

    Correct Answer
    D. 1986
    Explanation
    "It" by Stephen King was published in 1986.

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  • 3. 

    Who is the author of 'The Silence of the Lambs'?

    • A.

      Josh Malerman

    • B.

      Thomas Harris

    • C.

      Neil Gaiman

    • D.

      Joe Hill

    Correct Answer
    B. Thomas Harris
    Explanation
    Thomas Harris is the author of 'The Silence of the Lambs'. This book is a psychological thriller that follows the story of FBI trainee Clarice Starling as she seeks the help of imprisoned serial killer Dr. Hannibal Lecter to catch another serial killer. Thomas Harris is well-known for his gripping and suspenseful writing style, and 'The Silence of the Lambs' is one of his most popular and critically acclaimed works.

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  • 4. 

    When was " The Amityville Horror " first published

    • A.

      1972

    • B.

      1977

    • C.

      1987

    • D.

      1998

    Correct Answer
    B. 1977
    Explanation
    "The Amityville Horror" was first published in 1977.

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  • 5. 

    When was the original Goosebumps series first published?

    • A.

      1992

    • B.

      1995

    • C.

      1996

    • D.

      1997

    Correct Answer
    A. 1992
    Explanation
    The original Goosebumps series was first published in 1992.

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  • 6. 

    Who is the author of 'Interview with the Vampire'?

    • A.

      Anne Rice

    • B.

      Stephen king

    • C.

      Agatha Christie

    • D.

      Danielle Steel

    Correct Answer
    A. Anne Rice
    Explanation
    Anne Rice is the correct answer because she is the author of the book "Interview with the Vampire." This novel, published in 1976, is the first in Rice's popular Vampire Chronicles series. It tells the story of Louis, a vampire who recounts his life and experiences to a journalist. Rice's unique blend of horror, gothic fiction, and exploration of the vampire mythos has made her a renowned author in the genre.

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  • 7. 

    Who is the author of the novel 'Pet Sematary'?

    • A.

      Julia Donaldson

    • B.

      Toni Morrison

    • C.

      Stephen King

    • D.

      Neil Gaiman

    Correct Answer
    C. Stephen King
    Explanation
    Stephen King is the author of the novel 'Pet Sematary'. He is a renowned American author known for his works in the horror and supernatural fiction genres. 'Pet Sematary' is one of his popular novels, published in 1983, which tells the story of a family who discovers a mysterious burial ground that has the power to bring the dead back to life. King's writing style and ability to create suspense and terror have made him a highly acclaimed author in the horror genre.

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  • 8. 

    Who was the author of the classic horror story 'Frankenstein'?

    • A.

      Oscar Wilde

    • B.

      Jane Austen

    • C.

      William Godwin

    • D.

      Mary Shelley

    Correct Answer
    D. Mary Shelley
    Explanation
    Mary Shelley was the author of the classic horror story 'Frankenstein'. She wrote the novel when she was only 18 years old and it was first published anonymously in 1818. The story follows Victor Frankenstein, a young scientist who creates a grotesque creature in his laboratory. Shelley's novel explores themes of ambition, responsibility, and the consequences of playing god. 'Frankenstein' is considered a masterpiece of Gothic literature and has had a lasting impact on popular culture, making Mary Shelley one of the most influential writers in the horror genre.

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  • 9. 

    When was Coraline first published?

    • A.

      1997

    • B.

      2001

    • C.

      2002

    • D.

      2003

    Correct Answer
    C. 2002
    Explanation
    Coraline was first published in 2002.

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  • 10. 

    When was the novel 'American Psycho' first published?

    • A.

      1986

    • B.

      1991

    • C.

      2002

    • D.

      2003

    Correct Answer
    B. 1991
    Explanation
    The novel 'American Psycho' was first published in 1991.

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