Name that classic! by SnoIsleLib_JustineEAttention: This post is over 3 years old and the information may be out of date.Attention: This post is over 3 years old and the information may be out of date.August 30, 2020 Quiz: Can you match these famous first lines to their classic titles? How many can you get right? “It was a queer, sultry summer, the summer they electrocuted the Rosenbergs, and I didn’t know what I was doing in New York.” “The Bell Jar” by Sylvia Plath “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn” by Betty Smith "The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger “Call me Ishmael.” “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville "The Old Man and the Sea" by Ernest Hemingway "It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” “Great Expectations” by Charles Dickens “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens “Les Miserables” by Victor Hugo “1984” by George Orwell “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” "The Brothers Karamazov" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky "Eugene Onegin" by Alexander Pushkin "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy "Crime and Punishment" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” “Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Brontë “Sense and Sensibility” by Jane Austen “Wuthering Heights” Emily Brontë "Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen EmailThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. How is the information I enter in this webform being protected? Any information you send using this webform is protected in transit with SSL encryption.Visit our Privacy Statement, opens in a new window, opens a new window to learn more about how your personal information is handled and protected. Close Information submitted in this webform is secure. Learn More about sending data over email.