Ultimate Literature Trivia - 3

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  • 1. 
    John Irving studied under what writer at Iowa?
    • A. 

      James Michener

    • B. 

      Kurt Vonnegut

    • C. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • D. 

      John Updike

  • 2. 
    Who wrote "The Luck of Ginger Coffey"?
    • A. 

      Brian Moore

    • B. 

      Trent Hall

    • C. 

      Nathan Gilroy

    • D. 

      Thomas Hardy

  • 3. 
    From which country does Nobel prize winning author Knut Hamsun come?
    • A. 

      Denmark

    • B. 

      Finland

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Norway

  • 4. 
    What day is the birthday of fictional bear "Winnie-the-Pooh"?
    • A. 

      September 12th

    • B. 

      October 14th

    • C. 

      October 10th

    • D. 

      May 23rd

  • 5. 
    Who is not a character in the novels of Kurt Vonnegut?
    • A. 

      Dwayne Hoover

    • B. 

      Leon Trout

    • C. 

      Ignatius J. Reilly

    • D. 

      Newt Hoenikker

  • 6. 
    The short story "Clay" was penned by whom?
    • A. 

      John Steinbeck

    • B. 

      Steven King

    • C. 

      James Joyce

    • D. 

      Herman Melville

  • 7. 
    Complete this Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. title: "God Bless You"?
    • A. 

      Mr. Rosewater

    • B. 

      Mr. Jefferson

    • C. 

      Mrs. Fallowfield

    • D. 

      Miss D'berville

  • 8. 
    In "Romeo and Juliet", what led Romeo to Juliet's window overlooking a garden?
    • A. 

      Love

    • B. 

      Shame

    • C. 

      Anger

    • D. 

      Fear

  • 9. 
    Who wrote the play "The Green Helmet"?
    • A. 

      Neil Simon

    • B. 

      William Butler Yeats

    • C. 

      Dylan Thomas

    • D. 

      John Steinbeck

  • 10. 
    Which E.M. Forster novel's central theme is "only connect..."?
    • A. 

      Maurice

    • B. 

      A Room With A View

    • C. 

      A Passage To India

    • D. 

      Howard's End

  • 11. 
    Who wrote "The Counterfeiters"?
    • A. 

      Ernest Hemingway

    • B. 

      John Grisham

    • C. 

      Andre Gide

    • D. 

      James Joyce

  • 12. 
    Who is the protagonist of "The Bell Jar"?
    • A. 

      Victoria Lucas

    • B. 

      Sylvia Plath

    • C. 

      Esther Greenwood

    • D. 

      Lily Bart

  • 13. 
    Who wrote "The Yellow Wallpaper"?
    • A. 

      Kate Chopin

    • B. 

      Willa Cather

    • C. 

      Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    • D. 

      Rebecca West

  • 14. 
    What is the title of Robert McCammon's book about what happens after the end of the world?
    • A. 

      Earth Abides

    • B. 

      The Stand

    • C. 

      Swan Song

    • D. 

      A Boy's Life

  • 15. 
    The main character in "An American Tragedy" by Theodore Dreiser was whom?
    • A. 

      Clyde Griffiths

    • B. 

      Monty Montgomery

    • C. 

      Stephen Forbush

    • D. 

      Clarence Moorehead

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