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HOW LITERARY ARE YOU? TAKE TEST AND SEE

Match the book with its author. Devising this quiz required some stretching, so it may be harder than most. You pass with eight correct answers (a simple majority), but you earn an A with 10 right; so do some astute guessing if you must. Answers are at the bottom.

THE LITERARY WORKS

1. "Animal Farm"

2. "Ape and Essence"

3. "The Bear"

4. "Birds of America"

5. "Black Oxen"

6. "The Bull from the Sea"

7. "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"

8. "The Condor Passes"

9. "The Dogs of War"

10. "The Frogs"

11. "His Monkey Wife"

12. "The Leopard"

13. "The Lion in Winter"

14. "Penguin Island"

15. "Tiger at the Gates"

THEIR AUTHORS

a. Aristophanes

b. Gertrude Atherton

c. John Collier

d. William Faulkner

e. Frederick Forsyth

f. Anatole France

g. Jean Giraudoux

h. James Goldman

i. Shirley Ann Grau

j. Aldous Huxley

k. Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa

l. Mary McCarthy

m. George Orwell

n. Mary Renault

o. Tennessee Williams

ANSWERS: 1-m; 2-j; 3-d; 4-l; 5-b; 6-n; 7-o; 8-i; 9-e; 10-a; 11-c; 12-k; 13-h; 14-f; 15-g.