FREE STANDARD SHIPPING (UK) ON ORDERS OVER £30
MEMBERS QUIZ
Members Quiz: Which Author Penned These Lines?

‘I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.’

Correct! Wrong!

I rhyme / To see myself, to set the darkness echoing

Correct! Wrong!

‘Falling in love was simple; one had only to yield. Digesting another person, however, and sustaining a love, was bloody work, and not a soft job.’

Correct! Wrong!

‘ The truth was dawning on me of how terrifying it was not to be numb, but to be aware, to have facts, retain facts, be present, be adult.’

Correct! Wrong!

‘I thought I'd better tell you,’ she said, ‘just to be on the safe side. I’ve had some close shaves with snakes.’

Correct! Wrong!

‘Don’t try to make life a mathematics problem with yourself in the center and everything coming out equal. When you are good, bad things can still happen. And if you are bad, you can still be lucky.’

Correct! Wrong!

‘Sisters are supposed to be people you’re close to, aren’t they. You may not like them much, but you’re still close to them.’

Correct! Wrong!

‘If our sex life were determined by our first youthful experiments, most of the world would be doomed to celibacy. In no area of human experience are human beings more convinced that something better can be had only if they persevere.’

Correct! Wrong!

Members Quiz: Which Author Penned These Lines?
Quotes Starter
Perhaps these were not the quotes for you, but hopefully you've found a line that has provoked your interest.
Quotes Stalwart
Good, solid showing of quotes knowledge!
Quotes Master
You have great quote (or deduction!) knowledge! Have any of the quotes sparked your interest in a particular author?
Quotes Commander
We salute your quotation knowledge!
Join Faber Members, or sign in, to continue reading

Become a Faber Member for free and join a community that brings together great novelists, poets, playwrights, thinkers, musicians and artists with readers in the UK and around the world. Faber Members have access to live and online events, special editions and book promotions, and articles and quizzes through our weekly e-newsletter.

Members Event: Tom Stoppard and Patrick Marber with audience
Stack of Faber Members Editions books
Discounts
Members Events

Join us to hear Faber authors discuss and read from their work in our Members live and online events.

Members Shop

Get exclusive access to beautifully-produced Members editions of classic works and letterpress prints.

Members Discounts

Special Discounts. New Members get ten per cent off their first order and regular book bundle and discount offers.