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GK Questions: Books & Authors – Set 18

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Welcome to Online General Knowledge section in Affairs cloud, which is important for all the competitive exams. We have created Some questions related to Basic Gk(Books & Authors) !!!

  1. The novel  ‘Those Pricey Thakur Girls’ was written by
    1.Arun Joshi
    2.Gopi Chand Naranag
    3.Anuja Chauhan
    4.Barun Roy
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Anuja Chauhan
    Explanation :
    ‘Those Pricey Thakur Girls’ was written by Anuja Chauhan

  2. Who is the author of Until the Lions: Echoes from the Mahabharata ?
    1.Karthika Nair
    2.Indra Sinha
    4.Joelle Jolivet.
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Karthika Nair
    Explanation :
    In Until the Lions : Echoes from Mahabharata, Karthika Nair retells the Mahabharata  through multiple voices.

  3. ‘HOW TO BE A BAWSE: A Guide to Surviving Conquering Life’ is authored by ………………
    1.Gil Adamson
    2.Lilly Singh
    3.Martha Baillie
    4.Lee Henderson
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Lilly Singh
    Explanation :
    YouTuber Lilly Singh will write her debut book, titled ‘HOW TO BE A BAWSE: A Guide to Surviving Conquering Life’ .

  4. Which of the following novel is written by Anita Desai ?
    1.The God of Small Thing
    2.Five Point Someone
    3.The Twentieth Wife
    4.The Village by the Sea: An Indian family story
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.The Village by the Sea: An Indian family story
    Explanation :
    The Village by the Sea: an Indian family story is a novel for young people by the Indian writer Anita Desai,
    published in London by Heinemann in 1982.

  5. ’The Sialkot Saga’  by …………………
    1.Ashwin Sanghi
    2.Lakshmi Raj Sharma
    3.Nandini Sahu
    4.Mark Tully
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Ashwin Sanghi
    Explanation :
    The Sialkot Saga by Ashwin Sanghi. The Sialkot Saga – which tells the story of ‘businessmen’ Arvind and Arbaaz

  6. The Book ‘Gujarat Files: Anatomy of a Cover Up’ Authored by ………….
    1.Rana Nair
    2.Rana Daggubati
    3.Munawwar Rana
    4.Rana Ayyub
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Rana Ayyub
    Explanation :
    Gujarat Files: Anatomy of a Cover Up authored by Rana Ayyub . The book is an account of an eight-month long undercover investigation by journalist Rana Ayyub, who is a filmmaker from the American Film Institute Conservatory to investigate the Gujarat riots.

  7. An autobiographical novel ‘Family Life’ written by
    1.Ved Prakash Sharma
    2.Ajay Mishra
    3.Akhil Sharma
    4.Robin Sharma
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Akhil Sharma
    Explanation :
    Family Life is a 2014 autobiographical novel by Akhil Sharma. Set in 1978, it tells the coming-of-age story of an eight-year old Indian boy named Ajay Mishra living with his recently immigrated family in New York City

  8. ‘The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time’ written by who among the following ?
    1.Mia Alvar
    2.John Berger
    3.Aline Bernstien
    4.Arianna Haffington
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Arianna Haffington
    Explanation :
    In The Sleep Revolution, Arianna shows how our cultural dismissal of sleep as time wasted compromises our health and our decision-making and undermines our work lives, our personal lives — and even our sex lives

  9. The book titled ‘In the Name of Democracy: JP Movement and the Emergency’ was penned by
    1.Vikram Chandra
    2.Barun Roy
    3.Bipan Chandra
    4.Jhumpa Lahiri
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Bipan Chandra
    Explanation :
    The book “In the Name of Democracy: JP Movement and the Emergency” was authored by Bipan Chandra, an Indian historian.

  10. Who is the author of ‘One Last Drink at Guapa’ ?
    1.Saleem Haddad
    2.Khaled Hosseini
    3.Zadie Smith
    4.Shah Mohamed Safi
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Saleem Haddad
    Explanation :
    The book titled ‘One Last Drink at Guapa’ was written by Saleen Haddad.