Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What book by Nancy Farmer tells of 11-year-old Nhamo, pledged by her family to marry an older man, to stop the illness brought on by her name?
Classics: What erstwhile muckraker unleashed fascist-fighting secret agent Lanny Budd in a 1940 novel?
Non-Fiction: What Randy Shilts chronicle of the AIDS epidemic insists: “AIDS did not just happen to America. It was allowed to happen”?
Book Club: What novel by Tennessee-born Arthur Golden is written in the voice of Japan’s Nitta Sayuri?
Authors: Who toiled as a speechwriter for Vice President Bush, before mocking financial gurus with the novel God Is My Broker?
Book Bag: What dark mystery writer has penned Lost Light, Void Moon and A Darkness More Than Night?