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If on a winter's night a traveler

If on a winter's night a traveler


by Italo Calvino

If on a winter's night a traveler: The Nit-Picker's Cruelty Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around If on a winter's night a traveler? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Ludmilla's last name? (It's mentioned only once in the entire book, tee hee!)

Q. : What is the name of the African dictator who takes Ermes Marana under his protection?

Q. At one point in his diary, Silas Flannery starts to write the beginning of a book that actually exists. Which book is it?

War and Peace
David Copperfield
Crime and Punishment
Q. What is the name of the town Nacho travels to in Around an empty grave?

Santa Fe
Q. In the fictional novel, If on a winter's night a traveler, what do the occupants of the train station bar do to pass the time?

Flirt with Madame Marne
Bet on who will walk in next
Watch the soccer game
Talk about the weather