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Can You Identify These Books By Their Covers?

Can you name these famous books by their cover design alone?

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  1. 1. Can you name this book?

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    East of Eden by John Steinbeck
    The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
    Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
    Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Viking Press
  2. 2. Can you name this book?

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    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
    Beauty and the Beast by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumon
    Peter Pan by James Matthew Barrie
    The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    George M. Hill
  3. 3. Can you name this book?

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    The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
    Animal Farm by George Orwell
    Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Little, Brown & Company
  4. 4. Can you name this book?

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    Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
    Dracula by Bram Stoker
    Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
    Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Archibald Constable and Company
  5. 5. Can you name this book?

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    The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
    The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Scribner
  6. 6. Can you name this book?

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    Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
    Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
    The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
    Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Chatto & Windus
  7. 7. Can you name this book?

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    The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
    The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
    The Sword in the Stone by T. H. White
    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    George Allen & Unwin
  8. 8. Can you name this book?

    Grove Press / BuzzFeed
    Naked Lunch by William Burroughs
    Howl, and Other Poems by Allen Ginsberg
    Factotum by Charles Bukowski
    The Electric Kool Aid Acid by Test Tom Wolfe
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Grove Press
  9. 9. Can you name this book?

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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
    Requiem for a Dream by Hubert Selby Jr.
    Trout Fishing in America by Richard Brautigan
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Random House
  10. 10. Can you name this book?

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    Men Without Women by Ernest Hemingway
    A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
    For Whom The Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
    A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Scribner’s
  11. 11. Can you name this book?

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    To The Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
    Women in Love by D.H. Lawrence
    Ulysses by James Joyce
    Persuasion by Jane Austen
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Hogarth Press
  12. 12. Can you name this book?

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    Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
    The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
    Moby Dick by Herman Melville
    Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Harper & Brothers
  13. 13. Can you name this book?

    Delacorte / BuzzFeed
    Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
    The Crying Of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
    Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
    A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Delacorte
  14. 14. Can you name this book?

    Macmillan
    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    Emma by Jane Austen
    Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Macmillan
  15. 15. Can you name this book?

    Random House / BuzzFeed
    Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
    A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
    As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
    The Shrinking Man by Richard Matheson
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Random House
  16. 16. Can you name this book?

    HarperCollins / BuzzFeed
    Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
    A Tree Grows In Brooklyn by Betty Smith
    The Color Purple by Alice Walker
    To Kill a Mockinbird by Harper Lee
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    HarperCollins
  17. 17. Can you name this book?

    Faber and Faber / BuzzFeed
    The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
    Lord of the Flies by William Golding
    The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
    Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Faber and Faber
  18. 18. Can you name this book?

    Heinemann / BuzzFeed
    The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
    The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
    I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Dr Maya Angelou
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Heinemann
  19. 19. Can you name this book?

    Vintage Books, New York / BuzzFeed
    Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
    The Wasp Factory Iain Banks
    Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
    American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Vintage Books, New York
  20. 20. Can you name this book?

    Random House / BuzzFeed
    Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
    The Road to Serfdom by F.A. Hayek
    Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
    Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
    Correct!
    Wrong!
    Random House

Can You Identify These Books By Their Covers?

It's not the cover of the book that's important, but the inside. Keep focusing on the best part of literature.

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You know your fair share of book covers but are more focused on the content of a book – just the way it should be.

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Not bad at all. Excellent, even! You have a great eye for design, while still staying focused on the most important stuff: the writing itself.

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Wow, you really know your book covers. Looks like judging a book by its cover has really paid off for you.

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