Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What type of dog is the ticking Tock, who wears a clock face on his side, in The Phantom Tollbooth?
Classics: What H.G. Wells novel is set partly in the year 802701, in the land of the Eloi people?
Non-Fiction: Who did Maureen Dowd dub “Forrest Gump, historian,” for inserting fictional versions of himself and his family into the biography Dutch?
Book Club: What epic Tony Kushner play was issued in two parts, Millenium Approaches and Perestroika?
Authors: Whose collection Atrocity Exhibition was first printed in 1970, only to have its entire press run destroyed by a horrified Nelson Doubleday?
Book Bag: What paper published Our Dumb Century, with 100 years of fictional headlines like “Cambodia to Switch to Skull-Based Economy”?