Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What controversial Leslea Newman children’s book begins: “Heather’s favorite number is two”?
Classics: What Beat novel’s manuscript, on a 120-foot teletype scroll, took a promotional road trip before Christie’s auctioned it off in 2001?
Non-Fiction: What Sylvia Nasar biography charted the tumult inside mathematician John Nash’s troubled brain?
Book Club: What U.S. president does Robert Coover envision as a star quarterback, in Whatever Happened to Gloomy Gus of the Chicago Bears?
Authors: What city’s Oakland Cemetery is the final resting place of Margaret Mitchell?
Book Bag: What writer envisioned the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as home to thousands of dispossessed in Virtual Light and All Tomorrow’s Parties?