Ultimate Literature Quiz - 2

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  • 1. 
    What Stephen King short story from "Nightmares and Dreamscapes" was a flashback from an unpublished novel called "Machine's Way" by George Stark?
    • A. 

      Rainy Season

    • B. 

      It Grows On You

    • C. 

      Popsy

    • D. 

      My Pretty Pony

  • 2. 
    Which story from "Night Shift" had a serial killer as its narrator?
    • A. 

      Strawberry Spring

    • B. 

      The Man Who Loved Flowers

    • C. 

      Trucks

    • D. 

      Grey Matter

  • 3. 
    What was the name of the kid Tom Cullen played with, while spying in Las Vegas, in Stephen King's epic novel "The Stand"?
    • A. 

      Danny

    • B. 

      Tom Cullen Didn't Play With Any Kids

    • C. 

      Denny

    • D. 

      Dinny

  • 4. 
    Who created the characters Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer?
    • A. 

      T.S. Eliot

    • B. 

      Lewis Carroll

    • C. 

      J.R.R. Tolkien

    • D. 

      Dr. Seuss

  • 5. 
    Who wrote "The Road to Wigan Pier"?
    • A. 

      Arthur Miller

    • B. 

      John Steinbeck

    • C. 

      George Orwell

    • D. 

      Robert Frost

  • 6. 
    What novel uses the term "doubleplusungood"?
    • A. 

      Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory

    • B. 

      Catcher In The Rye

    • C. 

      Lord Of The Flies

    • D. 

      1984

  • 7. 
    How many "Canterbury Tales" did Chaucer finish before he died?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      99

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      Six

  • 8. 
    Who wrote the book that the movie "Mary Reilly" is based upon?
    • A. 

      Anne Tyler

    • B. 

      Louise Erdrich

    • C. 

      Valerie Martin

    • D. 

      Danielle Steele

  • 9. 
    According to Mikal Gilmore's "Shot in the Heart", between which brothers did his mother give birth to a stillborn son?
    • A. 

      Before Gary

    • B. 

      Between Gary And Frank

    • C. 

      Between Gaylen And Mikal

    • D. 

      Between Frank And Gaylen

  • 10. 
    Which John Gardner book about a feuding elderly brother and sister contains a book within a book?
    • A. 

      The Sunlight Dialogues

    • B. 

      The Resurrection

    • C. 

      October Light

    • D. 

      Nickel Mountain

  • 11. 
    Which character did Stephen King play in the miniseries based on his novel "The Stand"?
    • A. 

      Brad

    • B. 

      Teddy

    • C. 

      Heck

    • D. 

      Dr. Soames

  • 12. 
    Who wrote "Footfalls", "Ohio Impromptu" and "Come and Go"?
    • A. 

      Eugene Ionesco

    • B. 

      Samuel Beckett

    • C. 

      Edward Albee

    • D. 

      Harold Pinter

  • 13. 
    In "The Great Gatsby", who do Nick and Jordan surprise in Gatsby's library?
    • A. 

      Gatsby

    • B. 

      Klipspringer

    • C. 

      Tom

    • D. 

      Owl Eyes

  • 14. 
    Who is the old woman that Atticus makes Jem read to in "To Kill a Mockingbird"?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Dubose

    • B. 

      Mrs. Radley

    • C. 

      Miss Maudie

    • D. 

      Miss Stephanie

  • 15. 
    What Canadian province was Mordecai Richler's birth place?
    • A. 

      New Brunswick

    • B. 

      Quebec

    • C. 

      British Columbia

    • D. 

      Ontario

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