Books and Authors 2
A quiz about books and their authors with questions to suit all the family. To view the answers just move your mouse over the answer boxes, but no cheating!!
  1. Who wrote the classic "A Brave New World"?
    Aldous Huxley.
  2. Who was the author of "Cranford"?
    Elizabeth Gaskell.
  3. Who wrote the children's book "Matilda"?
    Roald Dahl.
  4. Which of the Brontes wrote "Jane Eyre"?
  5. Who wrote the novel on which the movie "Jurassic Park" was based?
    Michael Crichton.
  6. Of which 20th century classic was Holden Caulfield the hero?
    Catcher in the Rye.
  7. Who is the central character in "The Hobbit"?
    Bilbo Baggins.
  8. What was the dog's name in "Three Men in a Boat"?
  9. Who created "Pippi Longstocking"?
    Astrid Lindgren.
  10. Who wrote about the teenage spy Alex Rider?
    Anthony Horowitz.
  11. The character Rochester features in which novel?
    Jane Eyre.
  12. Who was Phineas Fogg's man servant in "Around the World in 80 Days"?
    Jean passepartout.
  13. Who wrote "The Book of Nonsense"?
    Edward Lear.
  14. In which novel did Miss Marple first make an appearance?
    "Murder in the Vicarage".
  15. Who was "The Last of the Mohicians"?
  16. How many Bronte sisters wrote books?
  17. In which country is "The Constant Gardener" set?
  18. Who wrote the children's book "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"?
    Ian Fleming.
  19. What is Vladimir Nabokov's most famous novel?
  20. What is Frankenstein's first name in the novel by Mary Shelley?