Literature Quiz Questions with Answers for Seniors
In which Ian Fleming novel did the dog Edison appear?
A: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Whose autobiography was called Bound For Glory?"
A: Woody Guthrie.
Which writer did Sean O' Casey describe as English Literature's
A: PG Wodehouse.
Ten Days That Shook the World is about what?
A: Russian Revolution.
Who completed his novel Omerta shortly before his death?
A: Mario Puzo.
In Peter Pan, what are Hook's last
A: Floreat Etona.
What was Ian Fleming's first novel?
A: Casino Royale.
Who wrote A Hard Road to Glory: The History of the African
A: Arthur Ash.
What was the combined ages of Sarah and Elizabeth Delaney when
they published their book of Everyday Wisdom in 1994?
Of the trio of female US novelists who have sold over 30 million
books, who was the second to be published?
A: Harper Lee (To Kill A Mockingbird).
Which actress wrote the children's book Nibbles & Me?
A: Elizabeth Taylor.
What was William Golding's follow up to The Lord of the Flies?
A: The Inheritors.
Which French novelist played in goal for
A: Albert Camus.
Whose autobiographical novel was called The Enormous Room?
A: e e cummings.
Which British novelist said, "Fame is a powerful aphrodisiac?"
A: Graham Greene.
Which novelist was the cousin of actor Christopher Lee?
A: Ian Fleming.
How was H H Munro better known?
What was DH Lawrence's Lady Chatterley's Lover originally to have
What was the subject of Ralph Nader's Unsafe At Any Speed?
A: Poor car standards.
Who left an unfinished work called Cantos?
A: Ezra Pound.
Which book had the longest stay on the
New York Times paperback
Which country banned Black Beauty for its supposed racist title?
What was the first book in the Goosebumps series?
A: Welcome To Dead House.
Which children's author's autobiography was called Boy?
A: Ronald Dahl.
What is the first name of P G Wodehouse's character Cheesewright?