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Literature by Letter - S

Identify these literary things that start with the letter S.
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Generally considered the most significant of English playwrights
Heroine of "Gone with the Wind" (first name)
Creator of The Cat in the Hat and the Lorax
Astronomer and author of "Cosmos"
Hemingway novel that features the running of the bulls
The "Demon Barber of Fleet Street" (first name)
Knighted Scottish author who wrote "Ivanhoe" and "Rob Roy"
Book by Rachel Carson that documents the negative effects of DDT
Kurt Vonnegut novel about the firebombing of Dresden
Slaughterhouse-Five
Maya Angelou knows why the caged bird does this
Sci-fi book by Robert A. Heinlein featuring fascist humans fighting bug-like aliens
Irish playwright who wrote "Pygmalion" and "Man and Superman"
Baghdadi sailor who went on seven naval adventures
His archnemesis was Professor Moriarty (first name)
Mystical Tibetan paradise first mentioned in James Hilton's novel "Lost Horizon"
Shangri-La
Dragon that inhabited the Lonely Mountain in Middle Earth
Abolitionist author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
Creator of the "Goosebumps" children's series and adult horror novels
Writer of children's poetry who knows where the sidewalk ends
He wrote "Treasure Island"
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Made me sad that Robert Heinlein made the list, but not his magnum opus, Stranger in a Strange Land.
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Dec 22, 2016
(77)
Completely agree with this. Stranger was by far the superior story, and book.
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Jan 3, 2017
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I think The Moon is a Harsh Mistress is better written, but Stranger is better plotted.
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Jul 11, 2017
(60)
Typo in the clue to the penultimate question. Should be "writeR"
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Dec 22, 2016
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Fixed, thanks. The wording of your comment threw me for a minute. I kept rereading the clue list for one that had the word "penultimate" in it :P
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Dec 22, 2016
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Given how the question is phrased, "Sing" should be an acceptable answer to the Angelou Q
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Jul 11, 2017
(60)
Please accept "Slappy" as an answer to the dragon question. I know it's wrong, but it would be cool if it worked.
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Jul 11, 2017
(70)
Huh. Found this one surprisingly easy.
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Jul 12, 2017
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