Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What aging pop star credited her Jewish mysticism teacher with inspiring her to pen children’s books like Mr. Peabody’s Apples?
Classics: What 1726 epic was set in exotic locales like Laputa, Lagado and Glubbdubdrib?
Non-Fiction: What engineering project inspired David McCullough’s epic history The Great Bridge?
Book Club: Who drew on a newspaper article she wrote at age 14 about her recent immigration from Haiti, when writing her debut novel, Breath, Eyes, Memory?
Authors: What up-and-coming author died in a plane crash on the book tour for her first novel, Wonder When You’ll Miss Me?
Book Bag: Who concluded his “L.A. Quartet” of crime novels in 1993 with White Jazz?