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Identify the Author Quiz

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The quiz is simple. You have to identify the author shown in the picture. Also, after completing the quiz, be sure to go through the brief information given about each author.

#1. Identify the author in the picture.

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer of children’s fiction, notably Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

#2. Identify the author in the picture.

Jules Verne, a 19th-century French author, is famed for such revolutionary science-fiction novels as Around the World in Eighty Days and Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.

#3. Identify the author in the picture.

Oscar Wilde, Irish wit, poet, and dramatist who was a spokesman for the late 19th-century Aesthetic movement that advocated art for art’s sake.

#4. Identify the author in the picture.

Roald Dahl was a British author who penned 19 children’s books over his decades-long writing career. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was written by him.

#5. Identify the author in the picture.

Premchand is considered as the first Hindi author whose writings prominently featured realism. His novels describe the problems of the poor and the urban middle-class. He has been called the “Upanyas Samrat”, literally, king of novel writing.

#6. Identify the author in the picture.

Stephenie Meyer is an American novelist. She is best known for writing the vampire romance series Twilight, which has sold over 100 million copies, with translations into 37 different languages.

#7. Identify the author in the picture.

Leo Tolstoy, Russian author, a master of realistic fiction and one of the world’s greatest novelists.

#8. Identify the author in the picture.

R. K. Narayan is one of the best-known of the Indo-English writers. He created the imaginary town of Malgudi, where realistic characters in a typically Indian setting lived amid unpredictable events.

#9. Identify the author in the picture.

Paulo Coelho de Souza is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist, best known for his novel The Alchemist.

#10. Identify the author in the picture.

Salman Rushdie is the author of eleven novels, a Fellow of the British Royal Society of Literature, and won the Whitbread Prize for Best Novel (twice).

#11. Identify the author in the picture.

Ernest Hemingway, American novelist and short-story writer, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954.

#12. Identify the author in the picture.

George Eliot is the pen name of Mary Ann Evans, an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

#13. Identify the author in the picture.

Harry Potter Books

J K Rowling is the author of the much-loved series of seven Harry Potter novels, originally published between 1997 and 2007.

#14. Identify the author in the picture.

Mark Twain was a humorist, journalist, lecturer, and novelist who remains best known for his adventure stories of American boyhood Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

#15. Identify the author in the picture.

Chetan Bhagat is an Indian author and columnist. He was included in Time magazine’s list of World’s 100 Most Influential People in 2010. He is the author of eleven blockbuster books. These include eight novels—’Five Point Someone’ (2004), ‘One Night @ the Call Center’ (2005), ‘The 3 Mistakes of My Life’ (2008), ‘2 States’ (2009), ‘Revolution 2020’ (2011), ‘Half Girlfriend’ (2014), ‘One Indian Girl (2016)’ and ‘The Girl in Room 105’ (2018) and three non-fiction titles- ‘What Young India Wants’ (2012),’Making India Awesome’ (2015) and ‘India Positive’ (2019).
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  1. ACHINTYA AJITH

    I AM ACHINTYA AJITH. IT IS VERY NICE QUIZ.IT IS VERY INFORMATIVE QUIZ. I LIKE THIS QUIZ. I GOT 15/15 MARKS.
    CLASS. 6 A

  2. Vaishnavi R S

    I am Vaishnavi R S.This was realy amazing and very informative about these famous personalities.This was also very helpful.I got 15/ 15 marks . I’m from class 7 th.

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