Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What children’s author conjured up characters Otis Spofford, Henry Huggins and Ralph S. Mouse?
Classics: What “shrew” must Petruchio marry, in order to clear the way for her younger sister to wed, in Shakespeare’s comedy?
Non-Fiction: Who wrote Little Girl Lost at age 14, to chronicle her pre-teen drug addiction?
Book Club: Who picked up a Booker Prize for The Ghost Road, the finale of her trench-warfare trilogy Regeneration?
Authors: Which letter in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s last name wasn’t there until he launched his literary career?
Book Bag: Who launched her writing career at the age of 18 by co-authoring Puberty Blues with surfing buddy Gabrielle Carey?