Writers questions This is a list of recently added questions about writers. Who is the author of a cult novel "The Godfather"?Mario Puzo was an American writer of Italian descent. Famous for novels describing Italian mafia. His most famous piece is published in 1969 "The Godfather". It tells about a Sicilian mafia family with Don Vito Corleone as a leader.Created by: Marta_Smolarekliterature riddles »very easy 80% Mario PuzoMario Puzo3267Carol GinoCarol Gino228Marcello LaborMarcello Labor174Guglielmo FerreroGuglielmo Ferrero414 Where was Gabriel García Márquez from?Colombia. Gabriel García Márquez, one of the greatest novelists of the 20th century, was born 6 March 1927 in Aracataca, a small town in Colombia. Some of his works are set in a fictional town called Macondo, mainly inspired by his birthplace. On his death in April 2014, Juan Manuel Santos, the President of Colombia, described him as "the greatest Colombian who ever lived".Created by: globalquiz.orgColombia riddles »hard 56% SpainSpain1316ColombiaColombia4796USAUSA146ArgentinaArgentina2162 Where was Bertrand Russel from?United Kingdom. Bertrand Russell was born on 18 May 1872 as the youngest child of Viscount and Viscountess Amberley, an influential Whig family of the British aristocracy since the rise of the Tudor dynasty. His grandfather, the Earl Russell, served twice as Prime Minister in the 1840s and 1860s.Created by: globalquiz.orgfamous people riddles »hard 53% USAUSA1192United KingdomUnited Kingdom4038FranceFrance799SwitzerlandSwitzerland1467 Where was Samuel Beckett from?Ireland. Samuel Becekett was born in 1906 in the Dublin suburb of Foxrock. His large family house with garden and its neighbourhood often feature in his prose and plays.Created by: globalquiz.orgIreland riddles »hard 54% USAUSA839United KingdomUnited Kingdom2047FranceFrance710IrelandIreland4375 Phillip K. Dick, author of SF novels that have been made into numerous films ("Blade Runner", "Minority Report", "Paycheck") denied the existence of a certain person. Who was that person?Stanislaw Lem is a Polish SF writer, author of "Solaris". In 1974 Philip K. Dick (probably suffering from schizophrenia) sent the letter to the FBI stating that "Lem is probably a composite committee rather than an individual, since he writes in several styles and sometimes reads foreign, to him, languages (...) these people are Marxists (...) and a threat to our whole field of science fiction"Created by: globalquiz.orgfilm riddles »hard 48% Jimmy CarterJimmy Carter1822Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein1069Neil ArmstrongNeil Armstrong2033Stanislaw LemStanislaw Lem4662 In which domain did Winston Churchill win the Nobel Prize?Literature. Winston Churchill was a prolific writer. Churchill received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953 for his numerous published works, especially his six-volume work The Second World War. Created by: globalquiz.orgpoliticians riddles »hard 52% peacepeace4731economic scienceseconomic sciences1787literatureliterature7705chemistrychemistry371 Play literature quiz and see all the questions.