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Wednesday Trivia!

Thanks to everyone who participated in last week’s trivia. The answers for last week are behind the “read more” link.  Remember to email me your answers to rantsandreads _at_gmail_dot_com. Here are this week’s questions:

1. In which city does Johny Kennedy Toole’s novel A Confedearcy of Dunces take place?

2. Where do Edna Pontellier and her family live in Kate Chopin’s short story, The Awakening?

3. What was the name of the Voodoo woman in Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil


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Wednesday Trivia!

This is the first in a 4 part trivia contest. Each Wednesday I’ll post a different question about books, libraries, reading, etc. At the end of the 4th week, I’ll tally up the results and the grand prize winner will receive a really cool prize! If you are interested in playing, you have until the end of today to e-mail me your answers. (rantsandreads_at_gmail.com)

Q1.  Before settling on Tiny Tim, Charles Dickens was considering what other names for the sickly boy in A Christmas Carol?

Q2. In C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia, what mythical creature does Lucy meet in the forest during first trip through the wardrobe?

Q3. Which famous womanizer was a real person

– Don Juan

– Lothario

– Casanova

– Romeo

Have fun!!