Name the Author Classic Literature Quiz – How Many Do You Know?

Can you name the authors of the following books?

1. Gone With the Wind
2. Goodbye, Mr. Chips
3. The Color Purple
4. Rabbit is Rich
5. Cujo
6. Dr. Zhivago
7. Emma
8. Waiting to Exhale
9. The Naked and the Dead
10. Leaves of Grass
11. Tristam Shandy
12. Pilgrim’s Progress
13. The Scarlet Letter
14. The Woman in White
15. The Portrait of a Lady
16. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
17. The Picture of Dorian Gray
18. The Wind in the Willows
19. The Thirty-Nine Steps
20. The Big Sleep
21. Catcher in the Rye
22. On the Road
23. Catch-22
24. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
25. Winesburg, Ohio
26. The Time Machine
27. This Side of Paradise
28. Tom Jones
29. Sister Carrie
30. Silas Marner
31. Sons and Lovers
32. The Jungle
33. Ivanhoe
34. The Good Soldier
35. The Hound of the Baskervilles
36. Ethan Frome
37. Dracula
38. Frankenstein
39. Cyrano de Bergerac
40. Doctor Faustus (play)
41. Anne of Green Gables
42. The Aeneid
43. Atlas Shrugged
44. Madame Bovary
45. Dubliners
46. Uncle Tom’s Cabin
47. And Ladies of the Club
48. The Invisible Man
49. Advise and Consent
50. The Fixer

Answers:
1. Margaret Mitchell
2. James Hilton
3. Alice Walker
4. John Updike
5. Stephen King
6. Boris Pasternak
7. Jane Austen
8. Terry McMillan
9. Norman Mailer
10. Walt Whiman
11. Laurence Sterne
12. John Bunyan
13. Nathaniel Hawthorne
14. Wilkie Collins
15. Henry James
16. Robert Louis Stevenson
17. Oscar Wilde
18. Kenneth Grahame
19. John Buchan
20. Raymond Chandler
21. J.D. Salinger
22. Jack Kerouac
23. Joseph Heller
24. John Le Carre
25. Sherwood Anderson
26. H.G. Wells
27. F. Scott Fitzgerald
28. Henry Fielding
29. Theodore Dreiser
30. George Eliot
31. D.H. Lawrence
32. Upton Sinclair
33. Sir Walter Scott
34. Ford Madox Ford
35. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
36. Edith Wharton
37. Bram Stoker
38. Mary Shelley
39. Edmond Rostand
40. Christopher Marlowe
41. Lucy Maud Montgomery
42. Virgil
43. Ayn Rand
44. Gustave Flaubert
45. James Joyce
46. Harriet Beecher Stowe
47. Helen Hoover Santmyer
48. H.G. Wells
49. Allen Drury
50. Bernard Malamud

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