Books questions This is a list of recently added questions about books. Whose quotations are contained in the famous "Little Red Book"?Mao Tse-Tung. In 1966, all regions across China were ordered to build hundreds of new printing houses to publish the "Quotations of Chairman Mao Tse-Tung". The most popular versions were printed in small sizes that could be easily carried and were bound in bright red covers, becoming commonly known in the West as the Little Red Book. The book was printed in about 1 billion copies, which makes its second only to the Holy Bible.Created by: Tschuka hard 52% Kim Il-SungKim Il-Sung523Pol PotPol Pot440Mao Tse-TungMao Tse-Tung2679LeninLenin1425communism riddles » Who is the author of the shortest horror story?Fredric Brown. He is known for his use of humor and for his mastery of the "short short" form stories of 1 to 3 pages, often with ingenious plotting devices and surprise endings. His short story called "Knock" has only two sentences: "The last man on Earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door..."Created by: Ninjaivery hard 18% Edgar Allan PoeEdgar Allan Poe430Stephen KingStephen King299Fredric BrownFredric Brown189Bram StokerBram Stoker113writers riddles » Where were the Moomins created?In Finland. The Moomins were created by Swedish-speaking Finnish writer Tove Jansson, and were originally published in Swedish in Finland in 1945. There is a theme park called Moomin World in Naantali, Finland.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 65% in the United Statesin the United States212in Japanin Japan529in Swedenin Sweden2950in Finlandin Finland7102fairy tales riddles » The Moomins were created as book characters by Tove Jansson. But who created their well known hippopotamus-like appearances?Tove Jansson herself. Tove Jansson (pictured) was not only a writer, but also an illustrator. She created a series of comic books about the Moomins.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 62% Tove Jansson herselfTove Jansson herself6103John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator2219Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist931Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio461Finland riddles » Which famous novel was rejected by a number of publishers, so eventually its author had to pay the cost of publication himself?In Search of Lost Time (Proust). André Gide was famously given the manuscript to read to advise on publication and rejected it. In early 1914, he wrote to Proust to apologize "The rejection of this book will remain one of the most stinging and remorseful regrets of my life".Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 39% Ulysses (Joyce)Ulysses (Joyce)2060The Trial (Kafka)The Trial (Kafka)1908In Search of Lost Time (Proust)In Search of Lost Time (Proust)3669The Name of the Rose (Eco)The Name of the Rose (Eco)1550literature riddles » Where is The Encyclopaedia Britannica produced?Chicago. The Britannica is the oldest English-language encyclopaedia still being produced (currently only in the online version). It was first published between 1768 and 1771 in Edinburgh, Scotland. In 1901, after it was taken over by an American firm, the Britannica shortened and simplified articles to broaden its appeal in the North American market. Although publication has been based in the United States since 1901, the Britannica has largely maintained British spelling.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 23% LondonLondon482OxfordOxford1908EdinburghEdinburgh712ChicagoChicago938science riddles » Play literature quiz and see all the questions.