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  • 1. 
    Who wrote the best seller "The Da Vinci Code"?
    • A. 

      Ian Caldwell And Dustin Thomason

    • B. 

      Ann Brashares

    • C. 

      Michael Roizen And Mehmet Oz

    • D. 

      Dan Brown

  • 2. 
    "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" is published by Arthur A. Levine Books, who wrote it?
    • A. 

      J.K. Rowling

    • B. 

      David McCullough

    • C. 

      Dan Brown

    • D. 

      Anne Rivers Siddons

  • 3. 
    Who wrote "The Second Summer of the Sisterhood", published by Delacorte Books for Young Readers?
    • A. 

      Keith Ablow

    • B. 

      Ann Brashares

    • C. 

      John Le Carrt

    • D. 

      Joel Osteen

  • 4. 
    Who wrote the 2004 best seller "Beach Girls"?
    • A. 

      Ted Bell

    • B. 

      J.A. Jance

    • C. 

      Mark Leyner And Billy Goldberg

    • D. 

      Luanne Rice

  • 5. 
    Who wrote the best seller "Ready or Not: An All-American Girl Novel"?
    • A. 

      Ted Bell

    • B. 

      Terry McMillan

    • C. 

      Erik Larson

    • D. 

      Meg Cabot

  • 6. 
    I was born in the Yukon, and am a very successful Canadian writer, who am I?
    • A. 

      Mordecai Richler

    • B. 

      Stephen Leacock

    • C. 

      Pierre Berton

    • D. 

      Farley Mowat

  • 7. 
    Who was the "Great Grey Poet"?
    • A. 

      John Keats

    • B. 

      Lord Byron

    • C. 

      Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    • D. 

      Walt Whitman

  • 8. 
    Who wrote "As I Lay Dying"?
    • A. 

      William Faulkner

    • B. 

      Jack London

    • C. 

      John Steinbeck

    • D. 

      Herman Melville

  • 9. 
    What novella is the predecessor to Nabokov's "Infamous Lolita"?
    • A. 

      'King. Queen, Knave'

    • B. 

      Camera Obscura

    • C. 

      The Enchanter

    • D. 

      Mary

  • 10. 
    Who wrote "One Hundred Years of Solitude"?
    • A. 

      Rafeal Venga

    • B. 

      Pedro Garcia

    • C. 

      Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    • D. 

      Julio Cortazar

  • 11. 
    Which of these authors was an American?
    • A. 

      Aphra Behn

    • B. 

      Emily Bronte

    • C. 

      Jane Austen

    • D. 

      Edith Wharton

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is a British literary figure?
    • A. 

      Willa Cather

    • B. 

      Lillian Hellman

    • C. 

      Virginia Woolf

    • D. 

      Emily Dickinson

  • 13. 
    What is the name of Kate's younger sister in "The Taming of the Shrew"?
    • A. 

      Angelina

    • B. 

      Isabella

    • C. 

      Bianca

    • D. 

      Lucetta

  • 14. 
    Whose grandfather invented the adding machine?
    • A. 

      William S. Burroughs

    • B. 

      T.S. Eliot

    • C. 

      Joyce Carol Oates

    • D. 

      Anne Sexton

  • 15. 
    Who wrote "Daddy, Daddy, you bastard, I'm through"?
    • A. 

      Anne Sexton

    • B. 

      Sylvia Plath

    • C. 

      Maya Angelou

    • D. 

      Mark Strand

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