A Christmas Memory by Truman CapoteAbout a young boy, referred to as "Buddy," and his older cousin, who is unnamed in the story but is called Sook in later adaptations. The boy is the narrator, and his older cousin - who is eccentric and childlike - is his best friend. They live in a house with other relatives, who are authoritative and stern, and have a dog named Queenie. The family is very poor, but Buddy...
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman CapoteWith her tousled blond hair and upturned nose, dark glasses and chic black dresses, Holly Golightly is top notch in style and a sensation wherever she goes. Her brownstone apartment vibrates with martini-soaked parties as she plays hostess to millionaires and gangsters alike. Yet Holly never loses sight of her ultimate goal - to find a real life place like Tiffany's that...
Summer Crossing by Truman CapoteSet in New York during the summer of 1945, this is the story of a young carefree socialite, Grady, who must make serious decisions about the romance she is dangerously pursuing and the effect it will have on everyone involved.
The Grass Harp by Truman CapoteSet on the outskirts of a small Southern town, the story of three endearing misfits - an orphaned boy and two whimsical old ladies - who one day take up residence in a tree house. As they pass sweet yet hazardous hours in a china tree, The Grass Harp manages to convey all the pleasures and responsibilities of freedom. But most of all it teaches us about the sacredness of...
Can you match the titles of these Adult Christmas Fiction Stories to their authors?Book to Author, played 81 times.
Günter Grass, Kurt Vonnegut, Patricia Bow, James RiordanBook to Author, played 15 times.
New York, Chicago and LA
Each of these books is set in one of these three American cities. Match the characters and descriptions to the titles.Multiple Choice, played 49 times.
Truman Capote, Anthony Burgess, Leo Tolstoy, Thomas MannBook to Author, played 50 times.
Penguin books are easily some of the most recognisable. Each of these books has been published by Penguin. Can you match these famous characters to their titles?Multiple Choice, played 163 times.
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