BBW – Quiz 3

The quotations below are from books that have been banned at some time. Name the books and the authors.

  1. Good heavens, woman! This is a war, not a garden party!
  2. He was a killer, a thing that preyed, living on the things that lived, unaided, alone, by virtue of his own strength and prowess, surviving triumphantly in a hostile environment where only the strong survive.
  3. It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.
  4. I’ve been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library.
  5. How can you frighten a man whose hunger is not only in his own cramped stomach but in the wretched bellies of his children? You can’t scare him–he has known a fear beyond every other.
  6. I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked,
  7. Give sorrow words: the grief that does not speak, Whispers the o’er-fraught heart, and bids it break.
  8. Adventures do occur, but not punctually.
  9. No, Meg. Don’t hope it was a dream. … don’t have to understand things for them to be.
  10. In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.
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5 thoughts on “BBW – Quiz 3

  1. 1.Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell.
    2. The Call of the Wild by Jack London.
    3. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.
    4. The Great Gatsby by Scott Fitzgerald.
    5. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck.
    6. Howl by Allen Ginsberg.
    7. Macbeth by William Shakespeare.
    8. A Passage to India by E.M. Forster.
    9. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.
    10. The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank.

  2. 1.Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell.
    2. The Call of the Wild by Jack London.
    3. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.
    4. The Great Gatsby by Scott Fitzgerald.
    5. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck.
    6. Howl by Allen Ginsberg.
    7. Macbeth by William Shakespeare.
    8. A Passage to India by E.M. Forster.
    9. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.
    10. The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank.

  3. Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell.
    The Call of the Wild – Jack London.
    To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee.
    The Great Gatsby – Scott Fitzgerald.
    The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck.
    Howl – Allen Ginsberg.
    Macbeth – William Shakespeare.
    A Passage to India – E.M. Forster.
    A Wrinkle in Time – Madeleine L’Engle.
    The Diary of Anne Frank – Anne Frank.

    • Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell.
      The Call of the Wild – Jack London.
      To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee.
      The Great Gatsby – Scott Fitzgerald.
      The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck.
      Howl – Allen Ginsberg.
      Macbeth – William Shakespeare.
      A Passage to India – E.M. Forster.
      A Wrinkle in Time – Madeleine L’Engle.
      The Diary of Anne Frank – Anne Frank.

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