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>Trivial Pursuit for Book-Lovers

April 8, 2011

>Children’s: What John Reynolds Gardiner tale tells of a lad’s science project that turns him green and leafy, and the Feds who want him kept in the dark?

Classics: What J.D. Salinger novel drew its title from a misquoted Robert Burns line?

Non-Fiction: What U.S. government agency saw its dirty laundry aired by former employees in the tell-alls In Search of Enemies and Inside the Company?

Book Club: What biblical patriarch stars in Joseph Heller’s God Knows?

Authors: What best-selling self-help author is, according to fellow psychologist Robert Butterworth, “like your mama, without hair”?

Book Bag: Which of John Grisham’s first 10 novels did not have a title beginning with the word “The”?

7 Comments leave one →
  1. April 8, 2011 12:53 pm

    >Classics: Catcher in the RyeNon-fiction: the CIABook Club: Abraham? (No idea, though this must be Google-able.)Authors: Dr. Phil?Book Bag: A Time to Kill

  2. April 8, 2011 2:14 pm

    >Childrens: Top Secret!

  3. April 8, 2011 2:29 pm

    >Catcher in the Rye

  4. April 8, 2011 5:17 pm

    >Classics: Catcher in the Rye Book Bag: A Time to Kill

  5. April 9, 2011 3:09 am

    >I'm not peeking at the other answers. I hate it when I miss this in the morning!children's: I don't know, but I really want to find out.Classics: Catcher in the Rye Non-Fiction: CIABook Club: ?Authors: Hah! It has to be Dr. Phil!Book Bag: ?

  6. April 10, 2011 11:11 pm

    >LOL, I don't know any of these! 🙂

  7. April 11, 2011 1:40 pm

    >Children's: Top SecretClassics: The Catcher in the RyeNon-Fiction: The CIABook Club: King DavidAuthors: Dr. PhilBook Bag: A Time to KillKaren had a guess for the biblical reference; that's the only one we missed.

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