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Short Fiction Review Of Authors.

This author of this story, Sylvia Plath, committed suicide using a gas oven.
a) Everyday Use
b) On the Rainy River
c) Like the Sun
d) Initiation

Alice Walker, author of Everyday Use, was a/n throughout her lifetime.
a) lawyer
b) a civil rights activist
c) a carnival ride operator
d) a doctor

This author was a Vietnam War Veteran
a) Sylvia Plath
b) R.K. Narayan
c) Alice Walker
d) Tim OBrien

This author is considered one of the greatest writers to come from India.
a) Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
b) Ray Bradbury
c) R.K. Narayan
d) Sylvia Plath

This author loved dinosaurs, cats and science fiction
a) Alice Walker
b) Tim O\'Brien
c) Ray Bradbury
d) Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

This author was a WW2 POW in Dresden, Germany.
a) Ray Bradbury
b) Tim O\'Brien
c) Sylvia Plath
d) Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

This author wrote both The Sound of Thunder and There Will Come Soft Rains
a) Ray Bradbury
b) TIm OBrien
c) Sylvia Plath
d) Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Sylvia Plath was best known for her novel called
a) The Nanny\'s
b) The White Ghost
c) The Bell Jar
d) Indian Camp

Tim O\'Brien\'s short stories are published in a collection called
a) The Might and the Not
b) the elements of psychology
c) Courage is Overrated
d) The Things They Carried

The author, R.K. Narayan, writes mostly about
a) life in India
b) life in the U.S.
c) life in Australia
d) life in Africa

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