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GK Questions: Books & Authors – Set 26

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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 Water for Elephants is penned by whom ?
    2.Sara Gruen
    3.Stephen King
    4.Sara Ryan
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Sara Gruen
    Explanation :
    Water for Elephants is a historical novel by Sara Gruen, written as part of National Novel Writing Month

  2. The book titled ‘Harp’ has been authored by
    1.Raja Rao
    2.Charu Niveditha
    3.Nidhi Dalmia
    4.Aravind Adiga
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Nidhi Dalmia
    Explanation :
    Harp is a fiction by Nidhi Dalmia about about love, longing and coming of age, in a simple language and style.

  3. Indo-U.S. Relations in an Age of Uncertainty is the book written by which author ?
    1.Navtej Sarna
    2.JK Golbraith
    3.Richard Verma
    4.B.M. Jain
    5.None of these
    Answer –4.B.M. Jain
    Explanation :
    Aptly titled Indo-U.S. Relations in an Age of Uncertainty, the book by long-time America-watcher B.M. Jain outlines various triggers of this transformation.

  4. The Immortals of Meluha is the novel of whom ?
    1.Sharad Chandra Tripathi
    2.Anita Desai
    3.Amitav Gosh
    4.Amish Tripathi
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Amish Tripathi
    Explanation :
    The Immortals of Meluha is the first novel of the Shiva trilogy series by Amish Tripathi. The story is set in the land of Meluha and starts with the arrival of the Shiva.

  5. The book titled A season of ghosts has been written by
    1.Ruskin Bond
    2.Susan Hill
    3.Scott Smith
    4.S Mukerji
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Ruskin Bond
    Explanation :
    A season of ghosts by Ruskin Bond.This book includes 10 ghost stories which belong to Mussoorie

  6. Heyday: Britain and the Birth of the Modern World is the book written by whom ?
    1.Amitav Ghosh.
    2.Ben Wilson
    3.Chetan Bhagat
    4.Indra Sinha
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Ben Wilson
    Explanation :
    Heyday: Britain and the Birth of the Modern World Book by Ben Wilson. HEYDAY brings to life one of the most extraordinary periods in modern history

  7. Swimmer Among the Stars: Stories is the book written by whom ?
    1.Arundhati Roy
    2.Chandran Tharoor
    3.Kanishk Tharoor
    4.Shashi Tharoor
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Kanishk Tharoor
    Explanation :
    Swimmer Among the Stars: Stories is the book authored by Kanishk Tharoor. It is the collection of short stories. It is the work of a storyteller who stands lucid on the cusp of reinventing storytelling.

  8. Who is the author of the book ?
    1.Shweta Taneja
    2.Shweta Singh
    3.Shweta Brijpuria
    4.Shweta Ganesh Kumar
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Shweta Taneja
    Explanation :
    Shweta Taneja’s ‘How to Steal a Ghost @ Manipal’ is one teenager’s experiences spirit-hunting across contemporary Manipal. At the same time it is a love triangle that propels most of the story.

  9. Banaras:City of Light is the book penned by
    1.Diana Athill
    2.Diana L. Eck
    3.Diana Cosby
    4.Diana Gabaldon
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Diana L. Eck
    Explanation :
    Banaras : City of Light is the book written by Diana L. Eck. The book describe the spiritual and historical aspects of the city.

  10. The book named ‘Death under the Deodars: The Adventures of Miss Ripley-Bean’ has been written by
    1.John Ruskin
    2.John Matthew
    3.Vikram Seth
    4.Ruskin Bond
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Ruskin Bond
    Explanation :
    Indian author of British descent, Ruskin Bond has released his new collection of stories titled ‘Death under the Deodars: The Adventures of Miss Ripley-Bean’. The book consisting of 8 fresh thriller stories is set in the popular holiday destination, Mussoorie, in the bygone era of 1960-70.