Harper Lee Quizzes & Trivia

There is one unique writer whose sole published novel earned her the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her contribution to literature. Although she has received numerous honorary degrees, this shy author has always declined to make a public speech, and seldom gives interviews. Do you know who this demure southern belle is? If you guessed Harper Lee, then you really know your American literature! Explore the private life of Harper Lee with us as you challenge your bookish skills through our quizzes.

Who was Lee’s best friend growing up? In “To Kill a Mockingbird”, who is the character “Scout” based on? Why did she opt to be known as “Harper Lee” instead of her full name? You’ll learn about this remarkable author, racism in the south, and one of the greatest American novels of all time when you take our Harper Lee quizzes. Don’t worry, you have nothing to fear but fear itself.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 7   |  Last updated: Jan 23, 2013

Harper Lee Questions and Answers