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Jun 27, 2017

Can You Score 14/16 On This First Edition Book Cover Quiz?

Please do judge these books by their covers.

  1. Scribner's
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

    Via Scribner's
  2. George Allen & Unwin
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "The Hobbit" by J. R. R. Tolkien.

    Via George Allen & Unwin
  3. Which of these is the cover of "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" by Betty Smith?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The other is "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee.

    Via Harper & Brothers
  4. Little, Brown and Company
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "The Catcher in the Rye" by J. D. Salinger.

    Via Little, Brown and Company
  5. McClelland and Stewart
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood.

    Via McClelland and Stewart
  6. Which of these is the cover of "The Grapes of Wrath" by John Steinbeck?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The other is "Little Town on the Prairie" by Laura Ingalls Wilder.

    Via The Viking Press
  7. Heinemann
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "A Clockwork Orange" by Anthony Burgess.

    Via Heinemann
  8. Heinemann
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 
    Via Heinemann
  9. Which of these is the cover of "The Sun Also Rises" by Ernest Hemingway?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The other is "The Sound and the Fury" by William Faulkner.

    Via Scribner's
  10. Ballantine Books
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury.

    Via Ballantine Books
  11. Harper & Brothers
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Stuart Little" by E. B. White.

    Via Harper & Brothers
  12. Which of these is the cover of "Lord of the Flies" by William Golding?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The other is "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel García Márquez.

    Via Faber and Faber
  13. Chilton Books
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Dune" by Frank Herbert.

    Via Chilton Books
  14. G. P. Putnam's Sons
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Stranger in a Strange Land" by Robert A. Heinlein.

    Via G. P. Putnam's Sons
  15. Which of these is "A Wrinkle in Time" by Madeleine L'Engle?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The other is "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson.

    Via Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  16. William Heinemann Ltd.
    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's "Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe.

    Via William Heinemann Ltd.

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