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GK Questions: Books & Authors – Set 24

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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 Greatest Bengali Stories Ever Told’ authored by whom ?
    1.Aruna Deshpande
    2.Arunav Sinha
    3.Amarthiya Sen
    4.Arunava Sinha
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Arunava Sinha 
    Explanation :
    The Greatest Bengali Stories Ever Told is a book Translated by Arunava Sinha from Bengali language

  2. The book ‘Half Of What I Say’ written by
    1.David Menon
    2.Anil Kshatriya
    3.Praveen Menon
    4.Anil Menon
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Anil Menon
    Explanation :
    The book ‘Half Of What I Say’ written by Anil Menon.It is the fiction about the truth in the midst of personal, political and social upheaval.

  3. The book titled ‘Jihad in My Saffron Garden’ is penned by
    1.Anurag Kashyap
    2.Bandita Ghosh
    3.Roxy Arora
    4.Prithviraj Chauhan
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Roxy Arora
    Explanation :
    Jihad in My Saffron Garden has been authored by Dr. Roxy Arora.The story of a fearless woman who crusades to restore Kashmiryat to the paradise on earth.

  4.  Who is the author of the novel ‘The Story of a New Name’  ?
    1.Akhil Sharma
    2.Elena Ferrante
    3.Anitha Brookner
    4.Elena Gorokhova
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Elena Ferrante
    Explanation :
    The Story of a New Name is the Neapolitan Novels (Book 2) authored by Elena Ferrante
    .A modern masterpice from one of Italy’s most acclaimed authors.

  5. ‘ The Adivasi Will Not Dance’ is authored by whom ?
    1.Hansda Sowendra Shekhar
    2.Anil Menon
    3.Kiran Doshi
    4.Pradeep Sebastian
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Hansda Sowendra Shekha
    Explanation :
    ‘ The Adivasi Will Not Dance’ is the book  by Hansda Sowendra Shekhar . It is shortlisted for The Hindu Prize.

  6. ’Jinnah Often Came To Our House ‘ has been authored by whom ?
    1.Kiran Doshi
    2 K. Satchinandan
    3.Arundhati Roy
    4.Chetan Bhagat
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Kiran Doshi
    Explanation :
    Jinnah Often Came To Our House by Kiran Doshi. It is one of the book shortlisted for The Hindu Prize 2016.

  7. The book ‘Andhere se Ujale ki Aur’ is written by
    1.Arun Jaitley
    2.Amit Shah
    3.Pranab Mukherjee
    4.Narendra Modi
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Arun Jaitley
    Explanation :
    BJP President Amit Shah released the book ‘Andhere se Ujale ki Aur’. The book is a compilation of blogs and articles written by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

  8. Kalkatta  is a new novel by 
    1.Sanjiv Goenka
    2.Kunal Basu
    3.Shanu Lahir
    4.Amartya Sen
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Kunal Basu
    Explanation :
    Kalkatta  is a new novel by Kunal Basu on Kolkata (Calcutta)

  9. Who is the author of ‘The Sleepwalker’s Dream ‘ ?
    1.Amitav Gosh
    2.Dhrubajyoti Borah
    3.Vikram Seth
    4.Ruskin Bond
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Dhrubajyoti Borah
    Explanation :
    The book titled The Sleepwalker’s Dream authored by Dhrubajyoti Borah. The book authored by Borah, President of Asam Sahitya Sabha, narrates the journey of a group of militants towards an elusive freedom and an uncertain future.

  10. The book titled ‘The Sleepwalkers’ penned by
    1.Arthur Charles
    2.James Arthur
    3.Arthur Machen
    4.Arthur Koestler
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Arthur Koestler
    Explanation :
    The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man’s Changing Vision of the Universe is a 1959 book by Arthur Koestler.