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Can You Match The Musician To Their Literary Masterpiece?

You'll never guess which rapper moonlights as a children's book author.

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  1. 1. The Death of Bunny Munro

    Faber & Faber
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Nick Cave
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Ezra Koenig
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Jack White
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Alex Turner
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Nick Cave (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)

    It’s a novel about a middle-aged man who goes on a road trip with his son after his wife commits suicide. There's also a serial killer.

    Nick Cave (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)
    Faber & Faber
  2. 2. Auguries of Innocence

    Ecco; Reprint edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Karen O
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Iggy Pop
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Patti Smith
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Lady Gaga
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Patti Smith

    A collection of poetry from one of music's most literary singers.

    Patti Smith
    Ecco; Reprint edition
  3. 3. Wildwood

    Balzer + Bray; Reprint edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Taylor Swift
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Colin Meloy
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Carrie Underwood
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Blake Shelton
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Colin Meloy (The Decemberists)

    A fantasy novel about a woman who is exiled from South Wood for using "black magic" in an effort to bring back her deceased child.

    Colin Meloy (The Decemberists)
    Balzer + Bray; Reprint edition
  4. 4. And the Ass Saw the Angel

    Penguin Books Ltd
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Julian Casablancas
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Mac DeMarco
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Nick Cave
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pharrell Williams
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Nick Cave (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)

    The novel follows a man named Euchrid Eucrow, who was born mute to an abusive mother and a father obsessed with torturing animals. It follows Euchrid as he exacts terrible revenge on the people who have made him suffer.

    Nick Cave (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)
    Penguin Books Ltd
  5. 5. 101 Two-Letter Words

    W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Joel Madden
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Ed Sheeran
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Dan Auerbach
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Stephin Merritt
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Stephin Merritt (The Magnetic Fields)

    A book of illustrated poetry the Magnetic Fields frontman created with cartoonist Roz Chast.

    Stephin Merritt (The Magnetic Fields)
    W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
  6. 6. The Favorite Game

    Vintage; Reprint edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Toby Keith
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Leonard Cohen
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Steve Earle
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Justin Timberlake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Leonard Cohen

    A semiautobiographical coming-of-age novel about an angst-ridden young man who flees to New York.

    Leonard Cohen
    Vintage; Reprint edition
  7. 7. The English Roses series

    Puffin Books; First Edition edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Madonna
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Colin Meloy
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Victoria Beckham (Posh Spice)
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Adele
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Madonna

    This children's book series follows the lives of five schoolgirls in London and their problems. It teaches the lessons of jealousy, death, and friendship.

    Madonna
    Puffin Books; First Edition edition
  8. 8. Hard Ground

    University of Texas Press; 1St Edition edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Tim McGraw
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Action Bronson
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Joey Ramone
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Tom Waits
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Tom Waits

    This photo essay by Michael O'Brien about Miami's homeless population is accompanied by the poetry of Tom Waits.

    Tom Waits
    University of Texas Press; 1St Edition edition
  9. 9. Playground

    Razorbill; Reprint edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Mariah Carey
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kelly Rowland
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Eminem
    Correct
    Incorrect
    50 Cent
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    50 Cent

    Loosely inspired by 50 Cent's life, this story explains how 13-year-old Butterball became a playground bully.

    50 Cent
    Razorbill; Reprint edition
  10. 10. I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive

    Mariner Books; Reprint edition
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Steve Earle
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Ben Gibbard
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Jared Leto
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Will Butler
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Steve Earle

    A dark, complicated novel about a young morphine addict haunted by the ghost of Hank Williams.

    Steve Earle
    Mariner Books; Reprint edition
 
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