Quiz – Authors Who Begin With an N or an O

By January 9, 2017Quizzes

As we continue on our A-Z journey through authors new and old our focus today is on authors who begin with an N or an O. Eighteen of them await your attempts to pair them up with the books they’ve written.

 

 


18 well known authors by surname, the only clue being one or two of their works …but not always necessarily the ones they’re most famous for (that would be too easy!)

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