Can You Match The Author To Their Pen Name?

While you might not be aware of it, so many authors have pen names to hide their true identity. Do you think you can match the author to their pen name? Take these 12 questions and find out!
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What's the pen name of Cassandra Clare?
Edith Wharton
Judith Rumelt
Sylvia Plath
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What's the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair?
David Foster Wallace
George Orwell
John Steinbeck
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What's the pen name of Stanley Martin Lieber?
Stan Lee
Truman Capote
Edgar Allen Poe
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What's the pen name of Georges Prosper Remi?
Ernest Hemingway
Victor Hugo
Herge
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What's the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens?
CS Lewis
Ray Bradbury
Mark Twain
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What's the pen name of Francois-Marie Arouet?
Voltaire
Rilke
Jack London
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What's the pen name of Clive Hamilton?
Charles Bukowski
C.S. Lewis
Jack Hamilton
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What's the pen name of Theodore Geisel?
George R. R. Martin
Arthor Conan Doyle
Dr. Seuss
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What's the pen name of Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum?
Jane Austen
Harper Lee
Ayn Rand
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What's the pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson?
Murakami
Lewis Carroll
Franz Kafka
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What's the pen name of Stephen King?
Richard Bachman
Dan Allen
Stephen Wright
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What's the pen name of Daniel Handler?
Norman Mailer
Lemony Snicket
Kurt Vonnegut
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you are author average! You may love to read and engage in novels, but you still have a ways to go before you recognize all of the famous pen names of these classic authors. Keep on reading and you'll be an expert in no time!

C+, Author Average

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Based on the results of this quiz you are author awesome! When it comes to famous pen names and the authors who use them, you know your stuff. From Ayn Rand to Stephen King, you know famous pen names like the back of your hand. Well done!

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a total author ace! While many have struggled to match the author to their pen name and vice versa, you prevailed! You demonstrated an amazing knowledge on the variety of authors presented in this quiz. Well done!

A+, Author Ace

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What's the pen name of Cassandra Clare?
Edith Wharton
Judith Rumelt
Sylvia Plath
2
What's the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair?
David Foster Wallace
George Orwell
John Steinbeck
3
What's the pen name of Stanley Martin Lieber?
Stan Lee
Truman Capote
Edgar Allen Poe
4
What's the pen name of Georges Prosper Remi?
Ernest Hemingway
Victor Hugo
Herge
5
What's the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens?
CS Lewis
Ray Bradbury
Mark Twain
6
What's the pen name of Francois-Marie Arouet?
Voltaire
Rilke
Jack London
7
What's the pen name of Clive Hamilton?
Charles Bukowski
C.S. Lewis
Jack Hamilton
8
What's the pen name of Theodore Geisel?
George R. R. Martin
Arthor Conan Doyle
Dr. Seuss
9
What's the pen name of Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum?
Jane Austen
Harper Lee
Ayn Rand
10
What's the pen name of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson?
Murakami
Lewis Carroll
Franz Kafka
11
What's the pen name of Stephen King?
Richard Bachman
Dan Allen
Stephen Wright
12
What's the pen name of Daniel Handler?
Norman Mailer
Lemony Snicket
Kurt Vonnegut